"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
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.