Because of You is a pop song recorded by American singer Kelly Clarkson, for her 2004 second studio album, Breakaway.
She wrote the song with its producers, David Hodges and Ben Moody.
RCA Records released the track as the third single from the album on August 16, 2005 and it was indeed fruitful.
It reached Number 7 on both the Billboard Hot 100 and the UK Singles chart.
However, it topped the charts in Denmark, the Netherlands and Switzerland, while reaching top ten in Canada, Australia, Austria, Germany, Hungary, Ireland and Belgium.
The single has been certified 2x platinum in Norway, platinum in the US and Brazil, and gold in several other countries.