"Lady With the Spinning Head was a prototype song and as we went through the process of what we call cell division. It became The Fly, it became Zoo Station and it became Light My Way. It ended up being three songs on Achtung Baby."
- The Edge
did you know
"The Fly" was chosen as the first single of Achtung Baby because its dance beats, distorted vocals, and hard industrial edge sounded nothing like typical U2.