"I am not sure the best version of 'If You Wear That Velvet Dress' ended up on the album. It wanted to be a lounge classic. It ended up in an airport lounge as background noise."
- Bono on If You Wear That Velvet Dress
did you know
Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders sang backing vocals on "Pride". At the time The Unforgettable Fire was recorded, she was married to Jim Kerr of Simple Minds.