"There was a lot of reflection going on in the band. That was the album where we got serious about songwriting. We got tough on our songwriting. We worked very, very hard."
- The Edge on All That You Can't Leave Behind, 2020
did you know
The song 4th of July is named after the date of birth of Edge's first daughter. It was recorded by accident, Adam was playing some bass lines and Edge just jumped in, both unaware that Brian Eno was recording.