"I don't know if any one song is the best song ever written. I find it very hard to even listen to our songs because I have no real objectivity but I find the ones I like most are usually the ones that came the easiest."
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.