"The thing to do would have been to have stopped, re-organize and continue with the songs at a higher level. But we didn't. And, worse than that, our manger talked us into the most heinous of crimes: booking the tour."
- Bono on Pop
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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."