"I've never left Ireland, really, you know you come here, come to America, I mean for Irish people America is kind of a promise land. It's the milk and honey ya know and we've always had this feeling for this country and the country I think has a feeling for our band."
- Bono, 2002
did you know
U2 was once named The Hype because Bowie's first band was also named The Hype.