"I started the lyrics on my 18th birthday, and Edge made the magic with the guitar. It was probably also the first thing that thing worked, our relationship and the band coming into the room. Us all making each other better, that was the outcome, the band."
- Bono on Boy, 2022
did you know
The Songs Of Innocence album was released 40 years to the day that Bono's mother, Iris, died.