|Single by Fefe Dobson featuring Orianthi|
|from the album Joy|
|Released||March 30, 2011|
Anarchy Studios West
(Nashville, TN; United States)
|Genre||Electrorock, pop rock, alternative rock|
|Label||21 Music, Island|
|Writer(s)||Fefe Dobson, Bob Ezrin, Thomas "Tawgs" Salter, Tommy Henriksen|
|Producer(s)||Bob Ezrin, Tommy Henriksen|
|Fefe Dobson singles chronology|
"Can't Breathe" is a song by Canadian singer–songwriter Fefe Dobson from her second released studio album, Joy (2010), which features a guitar solo from Orianthi. It was written and produced by Bob Ezrin and Tommy Henriksen, and co-written by Dobson and Thomas "Tawgs" Salter. The song was released in March 2011 as the album's third and final single, and was only released in Canada. Dobson reported on her Twitter in April of that year that the song had been sent to radio. In addition to the formats in which she was already established, it was also her third consecutive single to reach the Canadian AC charts of Mediabase & Nielsen BDS.
- Songwriting – F. Dobson, B. Ezrin, T. “Tawgs” Salter, T. Henriksen
- Production – Bob Ezrin, Tommy Henriksen
- Mixing – Serban Ghenea
- Mix engineer – John Hanes (Assisted by Tim Roberts)
- Programming,Keyboards,Strings,Bass and electric guitars: Tommy Henriksen
- Keyboards and additional programming: Bob Ezrin, Thomas “Tawgs” Salter and Tim Lauer
- Lead guitar: Steve Hunter
- Guitar solo: Orianthi
- Backing vocals: Vicki Hampton and Fefe Dobson
|Canada (Canadian Hot 100)||19|
|Canada AC (Nielsen)||20|
|Canada CHR/Top 40 (Nielsen)||20|
|Canada AC (Nielsen)||8|
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- Fefe Dobson's "Can't Breathe" music video on VEVO
- "Fefe Dobson: Fefe's Notes - The Complete Lyrics for Joy". BestFan. Retrieved 2010-11-10.
- "Fefe Dobson – Chart history" Canadian Hot 100 for Fefe Dobson. Retrieved 15 December 2014.
- "BDSRadio Charts (Canada AC National Airplay)". Nielsen BDS. Nielsen Corporation. Archived from the original on 21 November 2011. Retrieved 15 December 2014.
- "BDSRadio Charts (Canada CHR/Top 40 National Airplay)". Nielsen BDS. Nielsen Corporation. Archived from the original on 23 May 2011. Retrieved 15 December 2014.
- "BDSRadio Charts (Canada AC National Airplay)". Nielsen BDS. Nielsen Corporation. Archived from the original on 7 July 2011. Retrieved 15 December 2014.