My Own Prison (song)

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"My Own Prison"
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Single by Creed
from the album My Own Prison
Released October 15, 1997
Format CD, cassette
Recorded 1995, The Kitchen Studio, Tallahassee, Florida and Criteria Studios, Miami, Florida
Genre Post-grunge
Length 5:00
Label Wind-Up
Writer(s) Scott Stapp, Mark Tremonti
Creed singles chronology
"My Own Prison"
(1997)
"Torn"
(1998)

"My Own Prison" is a song by Creed and the titular lead single from their 1997 debut album of the same name. It first appeared on the WXSR-FM compilation album Locals Only. Creed's guitarist Mark Tremonti sings with Stapp on the chorus. The single peaked at #2 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart and #7 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart. A music video was also made for the song. The song was featured in the 2002 film Bang Bang You're Dead.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1997) Peak
position
Canadian RPM Singles Chart 45
Canadian RPM Alternative 30 9
U.S. Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks 2
U.S. Billboard Hot Modern Rock Tracks 7
U.S. Active Rock 1

End of year charts[edit]

End of year chart (1998) Position
US Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks 2

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