"Recording Moment of Surrender was the most magical experience I've ever had in a studio. The piece came together very quickly, and it was only played once. It was never played again."
- Brian Eno
U2 had considered several other album titles for Achtung Baby, including Man (in contrast to the group's debut, Boy), 69, Zoo Station, and Adam, which would have been paired with the nude photo of Clayton. Other possible titles included Fear of Women, and Cruise Down Main Street.