"U2 has been on the verge of irrelevance for 20 years. We've ducked and dived and dodged it."
- Bono, 2011
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.