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The Pride (Five Finger Death Punch song)

"The Pride" is a song by American heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch. It is the third track from their third album American Capitalist, the fifth single from the album, and is the fourteenth single overall from the band.[2]

"The Pride"
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Single by Five Finger Death Punch
from the album American Capitalist
Released October 16, 2012
Format CD, Digital download
Genre Nu metal, rap rock[1]
Length 3:23
Label Prospect Park
Songwriter(s) Zoltan Bathory, Kevin Churko, Ivan L. Moody, Jason Hook, Jeremy Spencer
Producer(s) Kevin Churko
Five Finger Death Punch singles chronology
"Coming Down"
(2012)
"The Pride"
(2012)
"Lift Me Up"
(2013)
"Coming Down"
(2012)
"The Pride"
(2012)
"Lift Me Up"
(2013)

Contents

BackgroundEdit

The people, brands and organisations listed in the song all relate to Capitalism or the culture of the United States.[3] In an interview, guitarist Zoltan Bathory clarified the meaning of the song. "You can be a zebra or join the lion pride. You have to rebel against your circumstances, laziness, and mediocrity—not the system."[4]

Music videoEdit

The music video was uploaded to the band's VEVO channel on YouTube on October 8 2012. The video features clips of the band backstage and performing the song live on the American Capitalist Tour.

PersonnelEdit

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2011–12) Peak
position
US Rock Airplay (Billboard) 47

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