"Having played God for most of the 80's, I thought it would be fun to play the Devil."
- Bono as Mister MacPhisto, 1993
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."