"With Pop we set out to make a party record, because that was what our life was at that time."
- Bono, 1997, on the Pop album
did you know
The name Achtung Baby was chosen so that their new album could not be taken seriously because on their last album Rattle and Hum, they were critically attacked. Achtung means attention is German: "Attention, Baby," is the literal translation.