"Bono's dive into the crowd went a bit wrong because he had so much stuff to climb over to get to the front row. We lost sight of him completely. He was gone for so long I started to think maybe he had decided to end the set early and was on his way to the dressing room."
- The Edge on Live Aid
did you know
The song 'Scarlet' was inspired by a thought in Bono's mind: "does God need salesmen?". The band was also in a minimalist mood that day.