Breakdown (Jack Johnson song)

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Single by Jack Johnson
from the album In Between Dreams
Released September 2005
Format CD
Genre Alternative rock, reggae fusion
Length 3:33
Label Brushfire
Writer(s) Jack Johnson, Dan Nakamura & Paul Huston
Producer(s) Mario Caldato Jr.
Jack Johnson singles chronology
"Good People"
"Better Together"
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"Breakdown" is a song written by Jack Johnson, Dan Nakamura & Paul Huston and sung by Jack Johnson. It is the eleventh track on the album In Between Dreams which was released in February 2005. It was released as a single in September 2005. The video features Jack Johnson surfing in Pichilemu, Chile. The single peaked at #73 in the United Kingdom.

The song was originally featured on the A Brokedown Melody soundtrack. Johnson confessed it was written in a train between Paris and Hossegor, a famous surf spot in France.

A remix of the song was produced by the hip-hop duo Handsome Boy Modeling School (Nakamura & Huston). It is a more upbeat version of the original song, and was featured on their 2004 album, White People.


Chart Peak
UK Singles Chart 73
U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks 40

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