"I'd like to give a message to the young people of America, and that is; we shall continue to abuse our position and fuck up the mainstream."
- Bono, 1993
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.