"What took 30 years for The Joshua Tree to achieve happened in three weeks. That's amazing."
- Bono on the impact of the Songs of Innocence release
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.