"Bono's got some problems with his voice and throat, so on the flight he uses an apparatus to inhale some liquid based stuff to moisten and heal the throat. And he can't talk this way either. From Denver, we flew back straight after the show to LA."
- Anton Corbijn, 2001
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.