"Rehearsing is boring. I'm bored with the sound of my own voice. And that shouldn't be! Something must be wrong with a singer who feels like that."
- Bono on practicing songs for live events
did you know
Many musicians have been influenced by the work of U2. There are several cover versions of U2 songs by bands such as Pet Shop Boys, Pearl Jam and The Chimes, and musicians such as Cassandra Wilson, Joe Cocker and Johnny Cash.