The Drug in Me Is You (song)

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"The Drug in Me Is You"
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Single by Falling in Reverse
from the album The Drug in Me Is You
Released2011
FormatDigital download
Length3:39
LabelEpitaph
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Michael Baskette
Falling in Reverse singles chronology
"Raised by Wolves"
(2011)
"The Drug in Me Is You"
(2011)
"I'm Not A Vampire"
(2011)

"The Drug in Me Is You" is the second single from the debut album The Drug in Me Is You, by the band Falling in Reverse. It was released on June 28, 2011. The music video for the song has more than 66 million views on YouTube.

Background[edit]

The song was written and composed by Ronnie Radke. On June 21, 2011, a 33-second preview of the song was launched.[1] The full song was released three days later.[2][3] The video for the song, released on June 28, 2011, shows Ronnie Radke leaving the room of a girl, and soon after, being approached by two female police officers. He is taken to jail and then judged in court.[4]

Accolades[edit]

  • 2011 - Revolver Magazine's The 5 Best Songs of 2011[5]
  • 2012 - Kerrang! Awards 2012 Best Single[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Preview a new Falling In Reverse song - Alternative Press". Altpress.com. 2011-06-21. Retrieved 2013-09-01.
  2. ^ "Listen to a new Falling In Reverse song - Alternative Press". Altpress.com. 2011-06-25. Retrieved 2013-09-01.
  3. ^ Shen, Maxine (2011-07-22). "Watch these now: Falling in Reverse, Burn Halo and Escape the Fate". Nypost.com. Archived from the original on 2012-10-23. Retrieved 2013-09-01.
  4. ^ "Falling in Reverse - "The Drug in Me Is You" (video) • Music / Video •". Exclaim.ca. 2011-10-18. Archived from the original on 2012-10-07. Retrieved 2013-09-01.
  5. ^ Kory Grow (2011-12-20). "Poll Results: Find Out Who You Voted to Win Song of the Year! - Heavy Metal News | Music Videos |Golden Gods Awards". revolvermag.com. Archived from the original on 2012-01-06. Retrieved 2013-09-01.
  6. ^ "Kerrang! And the nominees are". Kerrang.com. Retrieved 2013-09-01.

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