"I'm sure there are some great pop songs, but I want more out of music than just that. I want music with that X factor, music with that heart and soul."
- Bono, 1982
did you know
The Unforgettable Fire album title is a reference to "The Unforgettable Fire"—an art exhibit about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. The band saw the exhibit in November 1983 in Japan while on the War Tour.