The Pride (Five Finger Death Punch song)

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"The Pride"
Five finger death punch the pride.jpg
Single by Five Finger Death Punch
from the album American Capitalist
Released October 16, 2012
Format CD, Digital download
Genre Rap metal[1]
Length 3:23
Label Prospect Park
Writer(s) Zoltan Bathory, Kevin Churko, Ivan L Greening, Thomas Jason Grinstead, Jeremy Spencer Heyde
Producer(s) Kevin Churko
Five Finger Death Punch singles chronology
"Coming Down"
"The Pride"
"Lift Me Up"

"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 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 video[edit]

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.


Chart performance[edit]

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


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