"We spent 10 minutes writing this next song, 10 minutes recording it, 10 minutes mixing it, 10 minutes playing it back and that has nothing to do with why it's called '40'."
- Bono, 1987, introducing the song '40'
did you know
The closing song from U2's third album War (1983) has closed almost 400 concerts. That's almost 33 per cent of shows played.