"What I think people don't understand about the music business is that people do not buy stereos to play their records; people buy records to play their stereos."
- Bono, 1990
did you know
Many musicians have been influenced by the work of U2. There are several cover versions of U2 songs by bands such as Pet Shop Boys, Pearl Jam and The Chimes, and musicians such as Cassandra Wilson, Joe Cocker and Johnny Cash.