"You tell me what to play and I'll play it. You want to play it yourself? Go ahead."
- Adam Clayton while holding out his bass to Bono in respons to his criticisms during the Achtung Baby recordings, 1990.
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.