"This is a bit of a gotcha situation for U2. There's a lot of reasons to not like our band. This is not one of them, we pay a lot of tax. And we are very proud to pay a lot of tax. Why would we be the poster child for this? Has it to do with something else?"
- Bono on U2's tax evasion criticism, 2022
did you know
U2 made their first appearance on US television on Tomorrow hosted by Tom Snyder. It aired on June 4, 1981, and the band performed "I Will Follow" and "Twilight", followed by an interview.