One Man Army (song)

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"One Man Army"
Single by Our Lady Peace
from the album Happiness...Is Not a Fish That You Can Catch
ReleasedJuly 30, 1999
GenreAlternative rock
3:08 (Radio Edit)
Songwriter(s)Raine Maida

"'One Man Army'" is a 1999 alternative rock song by the Canadian alternative rock band Our Lady Peace and is the first single from their third studio album Happiness...Is Not a Fish That You Can Catch, which was released in 1999. The song was written by Raine Maida and was produced by Arnold Lanni. The song is sometimes mistakenly called "Falling".

Meaning of the song[change | change source]

One Man Army is about the struggle for individuality. It's about finding the courage to metaphorically strip naked and set fire to all your inhibitions. It's about cleansing yourself of all the people and things that suffocate your individuality.