Complicated (Carolyn Dawn Johnson song)

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Single by Carolyn Dawn Johnson
from the album Room with a View
B-side "Georgia"
Released April 9, 2001
Format CD single
Genre Country
Length 3:48
Label Arista Nashville
Writer(s) Shaye Smith
Carolyn Dawn Johnson
Producer(s) Paul Worley
Carolyn Dawn Johnson
Carolyn Dawn Johnson singles chronology
"I Don't Want You to Go"

"Complicated" is a song co-written and recorded by Canadian country music singer Carolyn Dawn Johnson. It was released in April 2001 the second single from her debut album Room with a View. The song was also her second entry on two U.S. singles charts, peaking at number 5 on Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Hot Country Songs) and number 59 on the Billboard Hot 100. It also reached number 15 on that magazine's Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart. The song was written by Johnson and Shaye Smith.


"Complicated" is a mid-tempo country pop ballad where the female narrator expresses her fear of admitting her strong feelings to the object of her affection - a good friend, calling her feelings "complicated."

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Lisa Mann and premiered in mid-2001.

Chart performance[edit]

"Complicated" debuted at number 55 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks for the week of April 21, 2001.

Chart (2001) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[1] 5
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 59
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)[3] 15
US Adult Top 40 (Billboard)[4] 39

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2001) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[5] 22


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