"American Oxygen" is a song recorded by Barbadian singer Rihanna for her upcoming eighth studio album. It was written by Alex da Kid, Candice Pillay, Sam Harris and Rihanna; Alex da Kid and Kanye West produced it. Written over the course of a year, "American Oxygen" was inspired by the 1984 single "Born in the U.S.A." performed by Bruce Springsteen. It was made available for streaming on Tidal on April 5, 2015, and was released for a digital download on April 14 via the iTunes Store. Read more on Last.fm.