"Adam probably felt a little bit like the other three had lost it. Suddenly, from being in a rock 'n' roll band, he's with a bunch of guys who have got religion and are carrying Bibles in their luggage and occasionally getting together for a meeting to pray."
- The Edge on U2's early days
did you know
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.