"The impact that David Bowie had on the culture was immense. Next to the Beatles he stands as the most influential artist of all time. He truly altered the course of music history."
- The Edge, 2016
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.