"For a growing number of rock-and-roll fans, U2 have become the band that matters most, maybe even the only band that matters."
- Rolling Stone magazine, 1985
did you know
The name Achtung Baby was chosen so that their new album could not be taken seriously because on their last album Rattle and Hum, they were critically attacked. Achtung means attention is German: "Attention, Baby," is the literal translation.