"It's a trap when you agree to being one person because when you step out of character with that, you look like a hypocrite."
- Bono, on his Macphisto persona
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."