On How Life Is

On How Life Is
Macy Gray - On How Life Is.png
Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 1, 1999 (1999-07-01)
Studio
Genre
Length44:55
Label
ProducerAndrew Slater
Macy Gray chronology
On How Life Is
(1999)
The Id
(2001)
Singles from On How Life Is
  1. "Do Something"
    Released: July 28, 1999[1]
  2. "I Try"
    Released: September 27, 1999
  3. "Still"
    Released: February 21, 2000
  4. "Why Didn't You Call Me"
    Released: July 24, 2000

On How Life Is is the debut studio album by American singer and songwriter Macy Gray. It was released on July 1, 1999, by Epic Records and Clean Slate. Produced by Andrew Slater, it became Gray's best-selling album to date, selling 3.4 million copies in the United States and seven million copies worldwide.[2][3]

The album's second single, "I Try", became an international success, topping the charts in Australia, Ireland, and New Zealand,[4][5] while reaching number five on the US Billboard Hot 100.[6] The song also won a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance in 2001.[7]

  1. ^ https://worldradiohistory.com/Archive-Billboard/90s/1999/BB-1999-07-03.pdf
  2. ^ "Macy Gray – Biography". VH1. Archived from the original on May 12, 2008. Retrieved July 24, 2015.
  3. ^ Peters, Mitchell (August 13, 2013). "Macy Gray Signs with APA". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  4. ^ "Macy Gray – I Try". australian-charts.com. Retrieved July 24, 2015.
  5. ^ "Search the charts". The Irish Charts. Archived from the original on September 11, 2016. Retrieved December 1, 2018.
  6. ^ "Macy Gray Chart History: Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved December 1, 2018.
  7. ^ Skanse, Richard (February 22, 2001). "Steely Dan, U2 Top Grammys". Rolling Stone. Retrieved December 1, 2018.

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