"I do believe our music is special. But you have to separate the music from the people. The music is special, but I don't think we are. We are ordinary people."
- Larry Mullen, 1987 (Time)
did you know
In the live performance of 'The Electric Co.' from 1983's Under A Blood Red Sky, Bono sang a snippet of Stephen Sondheim's 'Send In The Clowns'. U2 had failed to get permission for this 27-second snippet and later agreed to pay a $50,000 penalty as well as removing the snippet from later pressings.