"I got a job as a petrol-pump attendant so that I could write when the cars weren't coming in. But then we had the oil crisis, and we had those queues for miles, and the cars just kept coming, so I quit."
- Bono, about his early writing years
did you know
U2 never used the word "baby" in a song before the album Achtung Baby was released. It was used 27 times on that album.