"Look, I deserve a slap. Every singer in a rock and roll band is going to step on somebodies toes, say the wrong thing, screw up. It's not that we don't deserve criticism, we are all up for that. But that poem business is ridiculous, it's a limerick."
- Bono on the criticism on his 'poem' for Ukraine read by Nancy Pelosi, 2022
did you know
"The Fly" was chosen as the first single of Achtung Baby because its dance beats, distorted vocals, and hard industrial edge sounded nothing like typical U2.