"You go on the road and suddenly everyone is carrying your bags and doing all the stuff for you, you become a piece of luggage. I'd be lying if I said I don't enjoy the perks, but it's not what drives me."
- Larry Mullen jr., 1997
did you know
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."