"Nobody ever had a better time than Michael Hutchence and nobody else ever had a better time than when they were with him. Light on his feet and light on the head, he always appeared to be where he was meant to be. Whoever Michael was with was his current assignment and he took it on with the impish charm of a golden age Hollywood sophisticate."
- Bono in a letter to Michael Hutchence's daughter, 2020
did you know
The song 'A Day Without Me' was written in response to the suicide of Ian Curtis of Joy Division and reflects Bono's take on the selfishness of suicide, which is the dominant theme of the song.