"I have some bad news, Larry Mullen jr. completely lost his voice so he won't be able to sing this next song for us."
- Bono resuming the encore in Rotterdam with "Angel of Harlem" on 1990-01-05.
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.