"There was a lot of kerfuffle around the time of Rattle and Hum. The feel of those songs would have bothered me as a fan. I hate to conclude that, but I think they were a little... I don't know..."
- Bono on when he would stop being a U2 fan if he was one, 2001
did you know
The closing song from U2's third album War (1983) has closed over 400 concerts as of 2021. That is roughly a 25% of the >1600 tour shows they have played.