Singer and guitarist Blackie Lawless wrote this. The lyrics were inspired by a his visit to New York and "Ground Zero" in October 2001, a month after the World Trade Center had been destroyed by terrorists.
Ken from Perth, AustraliaTrack off the album 'Dying For The World"...the tracks on this all flow seamlessly. Great album and worth checking out...SHADOW MAN, BLACK BONE TORSO, HALLOWED GROUND...I love it.
"It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" was inspired by a dream where Michael Stipe conjured up images of people with the initials L.B.: Lester Bangs, Leonid Breshnev, Lenny Bruce and Leonard Bernstein.
Ariana Grande's collaboration with Zedd, "Break Free" came about after the Russian-German producer overheard Grande performing at a label showcase while he was backstage, and he mentioned to his team that he wanted to work with her.