MUSIC VIDEOS By Ruth henry-ovid / January 15, 2016 Share Tweet Pin Share Rachel Platten story is quite inspiring. She was on the road for a while trying to break through the industry and wasn’t getting much love. She’d been travelling in a van for nearly 13 years playing to small crowds. Then the 34-year-old wrote a song about not giving up and things changed. To date Fight Song has sold has sold more than one million copies.