"The impact that David Bowie had on the culture was immense. Next to the Beatles he stands as the most influential artist of all time. He truly altered the course of music history."
- The Edge, 2016
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.