"When we were a garageband from a garageland someone said we we're never able to make it out of the room. I love it here!"
- Bono, the Netherlands, 1982
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."