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"My Hero" is the third single from the Foo Fighters' second album The Colour and the Shape. It was released as a single in 1998. According to Dave Grohl, the song is dedicated to ordinary, everyday heroes, as he himself never had musical or sports heroes growing up as a child. During Foo Fighters' appearance on VH1 Storytellers in 2009, Dave Grohl explained that the song was written while watching 1980s movies like Valley Girl (film). Grohl also stated… read more

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Too alarmin' now to talk about
Take your pictures down and shake it out
Truth or consequence, say it aloud
Use that evidence, race it around

Foo Fighters - My Hero Lyrics


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  • MEGA
  • Aim for the bushes? Aim for the bushes!
  • It is Foo Fighters classic,one of their greatest songs..that's what people here are talking about,I think...... But for me a song becomes classic and timeless when you can still listen to it and love it after 17 years from its releash...and I'm pretty sure people will still listen to it 20 years from now.Classics are not only 30-40 years old songs.....So why people not calling it a classic?
  • great song but why people are saying classic is over my pay scale [ its not a classic song not old enough
  • i love this song
  • A classic and amazing track. Dave's sincerity in his vocals speak so much here.
  • Essa música é perfeita <3
  • Kurt Was my hero 2 fk u courtney i hope u burn in hell xx
  • Great band.
  • such an awesome version of the song

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