"It’s a lame idea that if you’re an artist, you can’t be smart at commerce. Or if you care about the world’s poor, that you can be smart in philanthropy but stupid in business. It is ludicrous."
- Bono, 2014
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.