"It's a Dublin album, all about being teenagers on the northside and how our city shaped us both as men and musicians"
- Bono on Songs Of Innocence
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."