"We decided on instinct almost, that it was the right image for the record, but the intellectual reasons I haven't quite sorted out in my own mind. It has a spiritual aspect which this record has, and also a great deal of mystery which I like."
- The Edge on cover image for The Joshua Tree
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Bono was named the most influential popstar of the last 25 years in a MTV poll in 2006, ahead of Madonna and Michael Jackson.