"We learned that one of the most important things was capturing people’s imaginations. One thing about rock & roll is that it has to constantly offer surprises and new thoughts. That song was a reassuring thing."
- The Edge on Sweetest Thing becoming a radio hit, 2020
did you know
During a concert in Atlanta in 1985, Bono shined a spot light on his dad in the audience. His dad, Bob Hewson, responded by giving his son the middle finger.