"We don't do this for the money- we have loads of it. We're doing this for something much more worse actually. We're doing this for self respect."
- Bono on the Popmart tour, 1997
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.