"I'd say the benefits of Bono not being around for certain periods have outweighed the negatives - we've made good use of the breaks. That said, fi there was more than one person scattered then we would not have a record at all."
- The Edge on recording All That You Can't Leave Behind
did you know
One recording of the song One Step Closer ran for more than 15 minutes, with Bono adding many verses that were subsequently dropped.