"I am not sure the best version of 'If You Wear That Velvet Dress' ended up on the album. It wanted to be a lounge classic. It ended up in an airport lounge as background noise."
- Bono on If You Wear That Velvet Dress
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.