"Perhaps not their best album, I'd reserve that for Achtung Baby, but for me it is by far their most fun. It sparked a huge tour, produced the coolest collectibles, had great music videos and always provides the soundtrack to my summer."
"We have been listening to the first three Police albums – realising that these records are minimum masterpieces. It's an influence on our album Songs of Innocence. But I think it's gonna be even more of an influence on our next record Songs of Experience."
- Bono, 2016
did you know
The Songs Of Innocence album was released 40 years to the day that Bono's mother, Iris, died.