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3 Doors Down: The Story Behind the ‘Loser’ Video – Exclusive Premiere

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Mary Ouellette,

As part of the continued ramp up to 3 Doors Down‘s ‘Greatest Hits‘ album, original band members Brad Arnold, Chris Henderson and Todd Harrell are reflecting on the songs and videos that paved the way for their success. The group is once again teaming with Loudwire to showcase the video vignette reflecting on the clip for one of their earliest hit singles, ‘Loser.’

In the piece, guitarist Chris Henderson takes the lead, talking about what it was like to be a new band and having to shoot music videos for the first time. He explains that ‘Loser’ was the first time that he was actually given a solo shot in a music video and the nerves that went into that shoot. Henderson gives his account of things in the vignette below.

‘Loser’ was the second single from the band’s 2000 debut disc, ‘The Better Life,’ and after the huge success of ‘Kryptonite,’ it showed that the band was not going to be a one-hit wonder. Years later, there’s a lot of 3 Doors Down hits, including ‘Duck and Run,’ ‘Be Like That,’ ‘When I’m Gone,’ ‘Here Without You,’ and ‘It’s Not My Time’ among others. All of those tracks are featured on the forthcoming ‘Greatest Hits’ collection, due Nov. 19.

3 Doors Down will support the upcoming release with a late 2012 co-headlining trek with Daughtry. The tour gets under way with the band’s annual ‘The Better Life’ Foundation concert Nov. 17 in Tunica, Miss., and concludes Dec. 15 in Anaheim, Calif.

Watch 3 Doors Down’s ‘The Story Behind the ‘Loser’ Video’ Vignette

Next: 3 Doors Down's Brad Arnold Shares Inspiration for 'One Light' Single

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