The song features on soundtrack of the Nicholas Sparks film, The Best of Me. Hayes recalled: "When the song was introduced to everyone that was a part of The Best of Me movie and it was considered, that was a pretty big moment. It felt good, and they were passionate about it."
"The song really hadn't been cut, so we didn't have a whole lot of time. so I brought the band in and I literally just said, 'We've got a day. Let's do this. Let's figure this out. Let's just have fun with it.'"
"We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" by Taylor Swift earned an entry in the 2014 edition of the Guinness Book of Records for the fastest-selling digital single. It reached the #1 spot on iTunes just 50 minutes after its release.
Dido helped shut down a Neo-Nazi Web site after learning it was using "White Flag" to promote its hateful messages. Owners of the site had misinterpreted the track as racist and thought they represented their white supremacy views.