"With America it's not so much the country as what’s in the country that I like. I've said this before but I've learnt it’s not so much a country as a continent. So, it's people - I'm not writing off or writing on nations - it's just people that I found on our travels."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
"The Fly" was chosen as the first single of Achtung Baby because its dance beats, distorted vocals, and hard industrial edge sounded nothing like typical U2.