"All through the eighties we tried to be ourselves and failed when the lights were on. Which is what set us up for ZooTV. We decided to have some fun being other people, or at least other versions of ourselves."
- Bono on ZooTV
did you know
The name Achtung Baby was chosen so that their new album could not be taken seriously because on their last album Rattle and Hum, they were critically attacked. Achtung means attention is English: "Attention, Baby," is the literal translation.