"Every time we get excited about somebody else's record it inspires us to try and write something that is as excited for us as this new tune or our favorite albums. This is why it always feels current what we're doing."
- The Edge, 2005
did you know
Released in March of 1997, the album, Pop debuted at #1 in 28 countries, and earned U2 mainly positive reviews. Rolling Stone even went so far as claiming U2 had "defied the odds and made some of the greatest music of their lives."