"So proud of these songs... we really went there. I took the advice of my old friend and producer Jimmy Iovine who told me the person you have to be to write this album is a long way from where you live."
- Bono on Songs of Innocence
did you know
The working title of the song Stay (Faraway, So Close!) was "Sinatra". It's also Bono's favorite U2 song.