This was released as the second single from Shinedown's fourth studio album, Amaryllis
. "'Unity' is a song about uniting the world as one," Shinedown vocalist Brent Smith explained to Noisecreep
. "It's about loving your brothers and sisters. We're all in this together and we should be building each other up instead of tearing each other down!" The single was released March 13, 2012.