"I always wanted to be a rock star. When I got my first bass guitar at the age of fifteen, that was it for me. I didn't have a whole lot else going on in my life."
- Adam Clayton
did you know
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.