"I spoke to him last week… the voice that was louder than any rock band was a whisper. Still he communicated his love. Full of love."
- Bono on the day Luciano Pavarotti passed away, 2007
did you know
The band considered releasing The Joshua Tree as a double-album that would have included B-sides. Bono was the most vocal proponent of the idea, whereas The Edge argued for the 11-track version that was ultimately released.