"I don't feel we were wrong but we wondered how people in the studio would react to this when so much money had gone into the colour and we were going back to the black and white."
- The Edge on Rattle and Hum being partly in black and white
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.