Brand New Day

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A&M Records
A&M Records

Brand New Day is Sting's 6th studio album. Released on September 28, 1999 under A&M Records.



The Grammy award winning album, Brand New Day is filled with international flavors proven by the performances of the legendary Stevie Wonder, James Taylor and Algerian rai artist, Cheb Mami. With a mix of different types of genres from the country tune Fill Her Up to the meloduc jazz ballad A Desert Rose.

I'm out of leauge here. Too much brain power on display!

Awards & Certifications

Year Award Category
2000 Grammy Award Best Pop Vocal Performance - Male
2000 Grammy Award Best Pop Album

Chart Toppers

Year Song U.S. Hot 100 UK Singles Chart
1999 Brand New Day 100 13
2000 Desert Rose (ft. Cheb Mami) 17 15
2000 After the Rain Has Fallen ~ 31


Performance Credits

Sting Primary Artist, Synthesizer, Bass, Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals, Primary Artist, Synthesizer Guitars

Kathryn Tickell Fiddle, Pipe, Northumbrian Smallpipes

Cheb Mami Vocals

James Taylor Vocals, Background Vocals

Jason Rebello Piano, Clavinet

Darryl Tookes Background Vocals

Vaneese Thomas Background Vocals

Dennis Collins Background Vocals

Tawatha Agee Background Vocals

Kouider Berkane Strings

Don Blackman Organ, Hammond Organ

Chris Botti Trumpet

Mino Cinelu Percussion

Vinnie Colaiuta Drums

B.J. Cole Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar

Isobel Griffiths Conductor

Manu Katche Drums

Kipper Keyboards

Branford Marsalis Clarinet

Dominic Miller Guitar

Janice Pendarvis Background Vocals

Althea Rogers Background Vocals

Stevie Wonder Harmonica

Gavyn Wright Leader

Sting International Bass, Background Vocals, Synthesizer Guitars

Marlon Saunders Background Vocals

David Hartley Organ, Conductor, Hammond Organ

Sameh Catalan Strings

Ste Vocals

Farhat Bouallagui Conductor, Leader

John Mendez Background Vocals

Mustapha Ettamri Darbouka

Ken Williams Background Vocals

Moulay Ahmed Strings

Ken Williams Background Vocals

Salem Bnouni Strings

Kouider Berkan Strings

Technical Credits

Sting Producer

Chris Blair Engineer

Neil Dorfsman Engineer

Kipper Producer, drum programming

Bob Ludwig Mastering

Joe Peccerillo Engineer

Gavyn Wright String Conductor

Geoff Foster Engineer

Simon Osborne Engineer

Sting International Producer

David Hartley Arranger, String Arrangements

Farhat Bouallagui String Arrangements

Joe-Mama Nitzberg Direction



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