"Bono, where did it all go wrong? I mean, we're trying to do a backing track and all of a sudden, the pope's on the phone"
- The Edge on Bono's humanitarian efforts
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."