"So many of the songs on Pop are almost but not quite there. 'The Playboy Mansion' was originally called 'Hymn To Mr Universe'. It was supposed to be a Pop Art anthem but its contemporary references work against it."
- Bono on The Playboy Mansion
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.