"I'd like to give a message to the young people of America, and that is; we shall continue to abuse our position and fuck up the mainstream."
- Bono, 1993
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."