See the devil in i too many times we ve let it come to this step inside see the devil in i you ll realize i m not your devil i m not your devil anymore. It was produced by fred foster released on july 1971 on monument records and followed his critically acclaimed debut kristofferson.
Corey taylor explained the song s meaning to the pulse of radio.
The devil and i. The album is mostly composed of kristofferson s self written material. Magazine frontman and lyricist corey taylor stated. Trying not to give into defeatism trying not to give into negativity trying not to give up basically.
It is the second single for the album and the first to be released to radio and music channels with the previous single the negative one being a digital only single. In an interview with kerrang. Just trying to get our hands around the grief process and realizing that we have to let ourselves feel these feelings before we can move forward.
The devil in i is a single by american heavy metal band slipknot from their fifth album 5. The silver tongued devil and i is the second studio album recorded by singer songwriter kris kristofferson. The devil in i represents the war inside us individually dealing with the depression that came after losing paul gray dealing with the anger the guilt.
The gray chapter available now on roadrunner recor. Your station is abandoned fooled you cause i know what you ve done sensation deprivation you should ve burned when you turned on everyone. Slipknot s live music video for the devil in i filmed at knotfest usa 2014 in san bernardino ca 5.
The devil in i is one of the i d say three songs that really represent the war inside us individually dealing with the depression that came after losing paul dealing with the anger. This fits in with the theme of the lyrics of the devil in i. The devil in i is really about the war inside yourself he said.