I absolutely LOVE this song. I read about it, and then after listening to it just now, it’s so different, and alive, and raw. The feel of it is energizing and empowering.
From SongFacts.com: Lead singer Dan Reynolds has struggled most of his life with depression and A.D.D. and anxiety issues. He explained to AbsolutePunk that he penned this song “coming out of a pretty serious spell of depression and having a new awakening and a real vigor for life.” He added: “That’s the general thing where that song came from. There’s more specifics to it, but that’s the basic, general idea.” Check out what else Reynolds said about it on SongFacts.com.