"We didn't get into the rock 'n' roll band that we're in to become celebrities and such, but at the same time we want to sell as many records as we can and we're proud of what we do, so why wouldn't we want it to be successful?"
- The Edge, 1997
did you know
The album Songs of Innocence used to start with 'This Is Where You Can Reach Me,' which was always supposed to be the first song. U2 then changed this to Raised by Wolves, but ultimately decided to "put the songs first", just like on Joshua Tree.