"Celebrities are supposed to be somebody special, and filmstars, rockstars. We're supposed to be heroes, but we are not heroes. We are very selfish people who enjoy what we do."
- Bono in South Bend, 2001
did you know
Bono made his first live solo appearance on April 30, 1989, at a fundraising event in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, singing his own musical adaptations of two poems by William Butler Yeats.