The Band Perry is back after, and their first single from UMG Nashville will become four minutes of empowerment; but if fans listen closely, they might hear the personal story of what has been happening with the siblings over the past year.
The trio wrote “Comeback Kid” together and they crafted a powerful first verse and chorus that references their previous style, but doesn’t duplicate something they’ve already said.
“Comeback Kid” cleverly samples “If I Die Young” as a way to let you know the song is more than just a message for bullied fans to consider.
It’s personal — and could be a shot at doubters or their previous record label home.
At the bridge, Perry refers to the last 12 months as the worst she’s ever lived. Perhaps she and her brothers will spill some detail, or perhaps not.
But those in need of a personal anthem will find it on the Band Perry’s “Comeback Kid.