"We have joy, rage, we're unreasonable, we can take a punch. But we can throw one."
- Bono on why the world needs U2 in 2009
did you know
Released in March of 1997, the album, Pop debuted at #1 in 28 countries, and earned U2 mainly positive reviews. Rolling Stone even went so far as claiming U2 had "defied the odds and made some of the greatest music of their lives."