Lead singer Travis Clark has described this song as an "underdog love story." He claims personal experiences of the band members provided inspiration for their songs.
We the Kings formed in King Middle School in Bradenton, Florida. This was their first album, and it was produced by S*A*M and Sluggo, who are the team that worked on breakthrough albums by Gym Class Heroes and Plain White T's. (thanks, Bertrand - Paris, France, for above 2)