"It's the album I am very proud of. The songs themselves, the lyrics, the melodies, the hooks, we were really onto something. The name Pop is absolutely perfect as far as the artistic intent but it's the least pop in that sense. It stood the sense of time, it's really unique sounding."
- The Edge, 2020
did you know
Twenty songs were recorded for Zooropa during the sessions, but ultimately 10 were chosen for the final track listing. One piece that was left off the record was "In Cold Blood", which featured somber lyrics written by Bono in response to the Bosnian War and was previewed prior to the album's release.