"The songs feel like they were written for this moment. It's sort of the theme of the Joshua Tree tour."
- Bono, 2017
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."