Seven Nation Army
In an interview with Conan, Jack White talks about how his bass-heavy classic song pops up everywhere: from sports stadiums to cruise ships.
The White Stripes’ 2003 single, “Seven Nation Army,” has evolved from one of the band’s biggest hits into something of a cultural phenomenon. Now a bona fide “jock jam” that’s routinely chanted by sports fans at events around the world, the tune has been covered and played around the world. Apparently, that includes cruise ships — and not the cruise ship band, either.
Here’s how “Seven Nation Army” became the Raven’s “pump up” song…and the four songs the Ravens almost used instead.