"I supposed we've learned over the years that egos have to be checked in before you walk into the studio. You can have a band ego, in fact that's essential when you're determined to make something great happen. But don't get too hung up on your own personal side of it."
- The Edge
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.