"There was a boy who played classical guitar in the dorms. Whenever he played I always had an emotional connection. It spirited me away from the confines of school."
- Adam Clayton
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."