"We spent months farting around with it and then we said to Flood, 'Let's hip-hop it, let's strip it back, let's get a beat together, let's see where it goes'. And it rose from the ashes." - Adam on writing Mofo.
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.