"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
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.