This song is about Psalm 137, verses 5-7 of The Bible. It explains the hardship and suffering the Jews experienced during the Holocaust. However, it also expresses the pride of the Jewish population.
Suggestion credit: Ben - White Plains, NY
Matisyahu incorporated some of the lyrics to the Matthew Wilder hit "Break My Stride" in this song: "Ain't no one gonna break my stride, ain't no one gonna pull me down. Oh no, I got to keep on moving." Wilder received a songwriting credit as a result.
When "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" climbed to #1 on the Hot 100, Katy Perry became the first woman to send five songs from one album to the top of the charts. The four previous chart-toppers from her Teenage Dream set were "California Gurls," "Teenage Dream," "Firework"; and, "E.T."
Geffen Records made history on June 27, 1994 when Aerosmith's "Head First" became the first major label song made available for exclusive digital download. Download speeds at the time were so slow it took around 75 minutes to download the track.