The Band Perry
November 30, -0001
Nashville, TN, United States
The Band Perry is an American country music band composed of Kimberly Perry (lead vocals, rhythm guitar, piano) and her two brothers: Reid Perry (bass guitar, background vocals) and Neil Perry (mandolin, drums, accordion, background vocals). They were born in Jackson,Mississippi and moved to Mobile,AL as early teens;eventually moving to Greeneville , Tenn. The trio owes its unique sound to its parents. "Most dads would be rocking their kids to sleep singing 'Rock-a-bye Baby,' " Kimberly says. "Our dad was singing us Rolling Stones songs, and our mom loves country. They definitely cross-pollinated our musical palette...
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Thoughts on Songs with The Band Perry
I love this song! It's a little about being true to your wedding vows and a little bit of a revenge side too. In the line - if you go before I do I'm gonna tell the gravedigger that he better dig two - basically means that if he leaves her for another women she will get revenge on him and his new lover. I think a lot of people feel this way when they are dumped!
2 years ago
Reminiscent of the band's Southern Gothic influences, this song blatantly tells of a literal "death-do-us-part" commitment. Even though it's a little grotesque for your average love declaration, the unbridled (no pun intended) lyrics get the message across loud and clear: I'll die without you.