"Eugene's my hero. They're incredible people, him and his wife. I just spend time with them at their house. I would be so lonely on the tour without his books."
- Bono on Eugene Peterson in 2015
did you know
Released in March of 1997, the album, Pop debuted at #1 in 28 countries, and earned U2 mainly positive reviews. Rolling Stone even went so far as claiming U2 had "defied the odds and made some of the greatest music of their lives."