"We did four monday nights: first night it was half-full, second it was full, third it was queues around the block, fourth night the street was blocked and we were off."
- Bono on playing in the Marquee club in London after the release of their first album in 1980.
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.