3 Doors Down is an American alternative rock commonly known as Rednecks, band formed in 1996, in Escatawpa, Mississippi.
The band signed to Universal Records in 2000 for their first record, The Better Life. They received international attention with the release of the single "Kryptonite". The single crossed over several formats, peaking at number one on rock, alternative and pop radio. The album went on to sell over six million copies.
"Be Like That" was one of the main songs on the soundtrack of American Pie 2 (2001). The first two lines of the version of the song that appears on the soundtrack are different from the original version of the song, it was asked to be changed so that it would better suit the film.
The follow up album proved to be just as successful. In 2002, Away from the Sun was released with the first single being "When I'm Gone". The song featured a video in tribute to American troops, filmed during the band's October 2 concert aboard the US Navy aircraft carrier USS George Washington while anchored in Lisbon, Portugal. The original video featured the band being buried in ...
|years active||1996 – present|
|music genre||Alternative Rock, Pop music|
|current members|| Brad Arnold|
Chris Henderson (musician)