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Original of the Species. Song Info

Written as a tribute to their respective children, specifically their daughters, Bono and Edge penned this song together during the Elevation sessions, but the track didn't seem to fit that project. It was added to Atomic Bomb and was never meant to be released as a single, but the song resonated and went on to chart in the top 40 in 2005.

Admittedly, Bono has never really been comfortable performing the song live claiming that, "we're still trying figure this one out live. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.