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This song is about how you'll always love that certain someone no matter what. Through fights, and bad times, and how sometimes you can take for granted what you have. Sometimes it takes the threat of death to realize how much you truly love someone. (thanks, Stephanie - Mill Creek, WA)
According to Nickelback's lead singer Chad Kroeger, this is their very first song about being in love. Their other songs, like "How You Remind Me" and "Because Of You" are only ABOUT love; this song is about being IN love. (thanks, Arianna - Largo, FL)
This was Nickelback's fourth Top Ten single on the Billboard Hot 100. It did very well on the US Pop, digital, and adult charts, was the only Nickelback single after "How You Remind Me" to not chart on either of the Rock charts. (thanks, Lyndsay - Charlotte, NC)
Annie Haslam of Renaissance
The 5-octave voice of the classical rock band Renaissance, Annie is big on creative expression. In this talk, she covers Roy Wood, the history of the band, and where all the money went in the '70s.
A popular contemporary folk singer, Williams still remembers the sticky note that changed her life in college.
Mark Arm of Mudhoney
When he was asked to write a song for the Singles
soundtrack, Mark thought the Seattle grunge scene was already overblown, so that's what he wrote about.