"We had a name for the band before we really had anything else. 'Feedback'. Terrible name. Ask Edge about it."
- Larry Mullen jr.
did you know
The name Achtung Baby was chosen so that their new album could not be taken seriously because on their last album Rattle and Hum, they were critically attacked. Achtung means attention is German: "Attention, Baby," is the literal translation.