14 years ago
what they said
"The sequencing of songs on Pop make you get the feeling like it's gonna be a party record after the first 3 songs. Then it will turn mean on you."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
The song 'Van Diemen's Land' is sung from the point of view of an Irish poet who spoke out against the British government and was going to be exiled to Tasmania (Van Dieman's Land is the original name for the island).