"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
Bono made his first live solo appearance on April 30, 1989, at a fundraising event in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, singing his own musical adaptations of two poems by William Butler Yeats.