"It doesn't matter what songs we sing.
I'm a drummer. Chicks dig me."
Larry Mullen jr., in response when asked
what songs they were going to sing for Popmart.
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."