"I went to a professional and said to the hairdresser: 'Dye my hair blond but make it look like I did it myself.' He was very confused: 'You're paying me a lot of money to dye your hair but want it to look like you had done it yourself?' 'Exactly,' I said, 'make it look real bad.'"
- Bono, 2016
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.