Savior

Album: Collide (2003)
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Songfacts®:

  • This was the first ever Skillet single to be released to physical media and it became their debut entry on Billboard's Mainstream rock chart, peaking at #26.
  • Lead vocalist John Cooper explained the song's meaning: "I wondered if people were gonna think, 'Oh, 'Savior,' that's so Christian sounding,' but I don't know what it was that made it not," he said. "I mean, the song was written about me knowing that I can't run from God, you know, that I can't do anything on my own... that He's living inside of me and He speaks to me and there's nowhere else to go and might as well not try and hide anything from Him. He's my strength and my... uh, He's just my everything and that's really all that 'Savior' was about. It was just coming to terms with that, 'okay, once again I'm Yours.'" (Source: Listenin.org)
  • The music video is about two children who escape from their abusive father and reunite with their mother.

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  • Pyro from North Bonneville, WaSaviour is a song that seems to be God speaking to someone who is angry or depressed, and telling them how the world would be if he didn't exist, and how he/she needs God in their life.
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