Can't Be Friends
|"Can't Be Friends"|
|Single by Trey Songz|
|from the album Passion, Pain & Pleasure|
|Released||September 28, 2010|
|Writer(s)||Mario Winans, Tremaine Neverson|
|Trey Songz singles chronology|
"Can't Be Friends" is an R&B song by American recording artist Trey Songz. It was officially sent to U.S. urban radio on September 28, 2010 as the second single of Songz' fourth studio album, Passion, Pain & Pleasure. The song is produced by Mario Winans and written by Winans and Songz.
Lyrically, Trey Songz explains a bad breakup between him and his girlfriend and how they cannot be just friends after he fell in love with her.
The official music video for this song was released on September 7, 2010. It is highly compared to Usher's "Confessions Part II" and "Trading Places" video, due to the very similar concept. It shows Trey on a chair, in a dark background, singing. As the song continues on, a girl makes her appearance and Trey goes shirtless. The official remix will have Keri Hilson but will be on Trey songz mixtape Ready: The finale
On the week ending October 2, 2010, "Can't Be Friends" debuted at #74 on the Billboard Hot 100 and currently peaked at #43. The song spent 13 consecutive weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.
|US Billboard Hot 100||43|
|US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)||1|
- MUSIC VIDEO: Trey Songz – Can’t Be Friends (Official Version)
- "Trey Songz Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Trey Songz.
- "Trey Songz Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Trey Songz. Retrieved 2010-07-22.