"It was quite extraordinary to hear people singing along to songs of the new album. It's kind of wild, not what we were expecting."
- The Edge, during the Innocence and Experience tour
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."