"If you're as mouthy or as lippy as I am it usually reveals deep insecurity. So it's nice when somebody says actually you know that song isn't crap you don't have to sell it so hard. One kept us together and we hold on to that song tightly when we play it."
- Bono on One, 2006
did you know
Bono made his first live solo appearance on April 30, 1989, at a fundraising event in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, singing his own musical adaptations of two poems by William Butler Yeats.