Bad Religion (Godsmack song)
|This article needs additional citations for verification. (August 2012) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)|
|Single by Godsmack|
|from the album Godsmack|
|Released||February 2000|
|Writer(s)||Sully Erna, Tommy Stewart|
|Godsmack singles chronology|
According to vocalist Sully Erna, a practicing Wiccan, the song has an anti-abortion message. Erna says, "You don’t even know me, yet you’re deciding to kill me? Look, I’m here. I’m alive inside you. I can’t be ignored."
Following the September 11, 2001 attacks, radio conglomerate Clear Channel Communications issued the 2001 Clear Channel memorandum, a list of 150 songs Clear Channel recommended to be removed from airplay. "Bad Religion" was on the list.
- Sully Erna – vocals, rhythm guitar, drums
- Tony Rombola – lead guitars, additional vocals
- Robbie Merrill – bass
- Mudrock - Producer
Singles U.S. Billboard
|2000||Mainstream Rock Tracks||8|
|Modern Rock Tracks||32|
- "Godsmack Goes Platinum: Chelsea Condos interviews the band that WAAF broke - Big Heavy World". Big Heavy World. 1999-06-01. Retrieved 2016-12-30.
- "It's the End of the World as Clear Channel Knows It - Eliza Truitt - Slate Magazine". Slate Magazine. 2001-09-17. Retrieved 2009-06-11.
- "Soundtracks for Mayor of the Sunset Strip". IMDb.com, Inc.. Retrieved 2012-08-21.
- "Chart History: Godsmack". Billboard 200. 2009-01-21. Retrieved 2012-08-21.