“Prayers don’t mean a thing at all”, sing Good Charlotte in the new powerful single

September 1, 2018

In the light of their upcoming new album, Good Charlotte have released a profound new single, ‘Prayers’. The band’s seventh album, Generation Rx, which features ‘Prayers’, is just two weeks away, September 14.

But despite the common title of the new single, you’re not going to hear Brendon-Urie like anthemic “Hallelujah / Say your prayers”. On the contrary, Good Charlotte are raising the question why send all these prayers, hurting each other, as in reality “we can’t feel the pain in one another’s”. And it’s hard not to relate to these lines, written with no pretence:

None of this makes sense
In this reality
God just leaves the room when I turn on my TV
I see a little girl who’s crying because she lost her family
All these strangers sending thoughts and prayers
She’s buried underneath

More: Listen to Good Charlotte’s new single ‘Actual Pain’

Be sure to check out the music video for ‘Prayers’ below:

The new album will be released under the Madden Brothers’ MDDN label and BMG. You can pre-order it at this location.

Good Charlotte are hitting the road with the Generation Rx tour later this year. Sleeping With Sirens and Knuckle Puck will be opening for them on tour in October and November. The tour kicks off October 12 in Mexico City, Mexico. See the list of upcoming dates below!

Good Charlotte Fall 2018 Tour Dates:

10/12 – Mexico City, Mexico @ Open Air ACMX
10/13 – Puebla, Mexico @ Tecate Comuna
10/16 – Orlando, FL @ Hard Rock Live
10/17 – Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
10/19 – Raleigh, NC @ The Ritz
10/20 – Lynchburg, VA @ Phase 2
10/21 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore
10/23 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
10/25 – Toronto, ON @ Rebel
10/26 – Montreal, QC @ MTelus
10/27 – Syracuse, NY @ SI Hall at the Fairgrounds
10/28 – Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theatre
10/29 – New York, NY @ Terminal 5

11/01 – Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore
11/02 – Columbus, OH @ Express Live!
11/03 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Monroe 20
11/04 – Chicago, IL @ Riviera Theatre
11/06 – Minneapolis, MN @ Skyway Theatre
11/07 – Kansas City, MO @ Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland
11/09 – Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
11/10 – San Antonio, TX @ Aztec Theater
11/11 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
11/12 – Houston, TX @ House of Blues

11/14 – Denver, CO @ Ogden Theater
11/15 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
11/16 – Garden City, ID @ Revolution Concert House
11/17 – Portland, OR @ Roseland Theater
11/18 – Seattle, WA @ Showbox SODO
11/20 – San Francisco, CA @ Warfield Theater
11/21 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Palladium
11/23 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Van Buren
11/24 – Las Vegas, NV @ The Pearl at The Palms

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