I Try

~ Recording by Macy Gray

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack artistRelease titleRelease artistRelease group typeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.4I Try3:59Macy GrayOn How Life IsMacy GrayAlbum
  • US1999-07-27
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)EK 69490
1.4I Try3:59Macy GrayOn How Life IsMacy GrayAlbum
  • JP1999-09-08
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)ESCA 8050
1.1I Try3:59Macy GrayI TryMacy GraySingle
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)6677702000, EPC 667770 2
1.1I Try3:59Macy GrayI TryMacy GraySingle
  • GB1999-09-27
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)668183 5
1.1I Try4:00Macy GrayI TryMacy GraySingle
  • GB1999-09-27
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)668183 2
1.3I Try3:58Macy GrayHits 2000: 41 Hits for the MillenniumVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1999-12-06
Global TelevisionRADCD154
1.1I Try3:59Macy GrayI TryMacy GraySingle
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)EPC 667770 1
1.1I Try4:00Macy GrayI TryMacy GraySingle
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)667911 2
1.4I Try3:59Macy GrayOn How Life IsMacy GrayAlbum
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)494423 2
1.4I Try3:59Macy GrayOn How Life IsMacy GrayAlbum
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)EK 69490
1.4I Try3:59Macy GrayOn How Life Is (BMG Release)Macy GrayAlbum
Clean Slate, Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)EK 69490 D131476
1.4I Try3:59Macy GrayOn How Life IsMacy GrayAlbum
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)4944239
1.8I Try4:00Macy GrayMTV Fantastic Females 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • CN2000-01-07
1.1I Try3:58Macy GrayI TryMacy GraySingle
  • DE2000-01-14
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)EPC 667770 5
2.4I Try3:55Macy GrayBravo Hits 28Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • CH2000-02-18
Polystar (Germany)541 284-2
2.4I Try3:55Macy GrayBravo Hits 28Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2000-02-18
Polystar (Germany)541 235-2
1.2I Try3:57Macy GrayBrit Awards 2000Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2000-02-21
Sony Music TVSONYTV83CD
1.20I Try3:54Macy GrayTop of the Pops: The Best of 2000, Volume OneVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2000-03-27
Sony Music MediaSMM 497648 2
1.16I Try3:57Macy GrayNow That’s What I Call Music! 4Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2000-07-18
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004, operated worldwide except in JP), The EMI Group (imprint used on the American NOW series to represent Virgin Records America / Capitol Records), Universal Music Group (has logo with just “Universal Music Group”), Zomba (imprint)314 524 772-2
1.9I Try3:59Macy GrayThis Is Alice Music, Volume 4Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2000-09-26
Alice (Alice @ 97.3 Radio Station)CDALICE 34-2
2.19I Try3:53Macy GrayHuge Hits 2000Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2000-10-23
Warner Strategic Marketing United Kingdom, Global Television, Sony Music TVWSMCD015
1.1I Try3:51Macy GrayWomanVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2000-11-06
Sony Music TV, Universal Music TV (UK, a division of Universal Music Operations Limited)560 363-2
1.18I Try3:52Macy GrayBest of Black 2000Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2000-11-14
Sony Music Media499 847-2
1.9I Try3:59Macy GrayThe All Time Greatest Love Songs VVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2000-11-20
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Sony Music TVMOODCD71
2.4I Try3:55Macy GrayBravo Hits 28Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Polystar (Germany)901 380-2
2.4I Try3:59Macy GrayBravo Hits 28Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -2000
Polystar (Germany)541 281-2
2.15I Try3:56Macy GrayHeartBeatVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)5013132000
1.1I Try3:58Macy GrayHit Machine 27Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)497820 2
1.12I Try3:55Macy GrayHitbox 2000 Volume 1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)5413622
1.18I Try3:53Macy GrayMcMusic Hits 2000Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
McMusic ANSHit00
1.8I Try3:56Macy GrayMost Wanted 2000 Hits Of The YearVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)COL 501288 2
1.2I Try3:58Macy GrayNow 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)COL 498968 2
1.1I Try3:57Macy GrayPure Soul: The Biggest Soulhits of TodayVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG Denmark74321 80455 2
1.3I Try3:55Macy GraySister Groove 3Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Vogue (since 1973; for earlier releases please use their former imprint Disques Vogue), BMG France74321778722
1.2I Try3:54Macy GrayStar 98.7 FM: Star Lounge 2000 CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
SRO Productions, Inc.[none]
1.1I Try3:56Macy GrayThe Ultimate Hit Collection: The Hits Vol. 4 (South Africa)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)CDSM 083
1.6I Try4:01Macy GrayVértigo 4Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music MediaSMM 497953 2
1.11I Try3:56Macy GrayR&B MastersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2001-01-08
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)STVCD102
1.2I Try3:58Macy GrayGRAMMY Nominees 2001Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2001-02-06
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.)CDP 7243 5 31520 2 4
2.4I Try3:59Macy GrayWoman 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • JP2001-09-19
Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS boxed Walking Eye imprint), Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)SRCS-2525
1.3I Try3:58Macy GrayWomen in MusicVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • CA2001-11-20
BMG Music Canada Inc., Sony Music Canada74321-89391-2
1.2I Try3:57Macy GrayHear the Year® 2001Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Special ProductsA52287, CPDP 104418
2.8I Try3:53Macy GrayIndependent WomanVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Sony Music TVSTVCD117
2.2I Try3:57Macy GrayPrivate Emotions - Stefanie GrafVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Ariola (German label, used worldwide in the past), SR International067 596 7, 74321896432
2.6I Try4:00Macy GraySmash Hits - Summer VibesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)5012869000
1.5I Try3:56Macy GraySuper Ballads 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation)74321895722
1.7I Try3:52Macy GrayWoman 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal TV (Netherlands & Belgium)820 840-2
1.33I Try3:54Macy GrayWoman IIVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Media520.914-2
1.3I Try?:??Macy GrayWoman IIVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment), Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)520 922 2
1.14I Try3:53Macy GrayWoman IIVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Polystar (Germany)520 981-2
1.7I Try?:??Macy GrayR&B LovesongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2002-02-04
Sony Music TVSTVCD135
2.3I Try3:55Macy GrayNew Woman 2002Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2002-03-04
Virgin TVVTDCD438
2.13I Try3:58Macy GrayBody & Soul: Songs voller SinnlichkeitVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2002-04-29
1.19I Try3:55Macy Gray100% Black Sexto VolumenVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • -2002
Blanco y Negro Music (Spain)MXCD 1256
1.15I Try3:57Macy GrayHer World: 18 of the Biggest Hits by Women Around the WorldVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Warner Strategic Marketing Singapore092748716-2
1.5I Try3:53Macy GrayLove Album ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)VTDCDX 435
1.5I Try3:56Macy GrayR&B LovesongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)5078682000
1.9I Try3:55Macy GrayTouch My Soul: The Finest EverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Ariola (German label, used worldwide in the past), BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation)74321 96624 2
2.15I Try3:50Macy GrayLate Night Love: 40 Smooth and Comtemporary Love SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-02-01
2.16I Try3:59Macy GrayThe Sex AlbumVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-02-03
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)510469
2.9I Try3:54Macy GrayQ Presents: Glastonbury 2003Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-06-23
Universal Music UK (do not use as a release label!)
1.21I Try3:53Macy GrayVery Best of Street VibesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-07-21
Sony Music TV, Telstar TVTTVCD3330
2.4I Try3:51Macy GrayThe Ultimate Chick Flick Love SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-11-24
Warner Strategic Marketing United KingdomWSMCD154
1.7I Try3:53Macy GrayFM Light HitsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Som Livre2347 2
1.12I Try3:57Macy GrayNu SoulVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music TV5104722000, STVCD161
1.5I Try3:55Macy GrayThe Very Best of All Woman 2003Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation), Telstar TVTTVCD3299
1.16I Try3:55Macy GrayRTL Winter DreamsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2004-01-16
Ariola (German label, used worldwide in the past)82876 58261 2
2.8I Try3:52Macy GrayBeautiful: 40 Timeless Love SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2004-02-02
BMG UK & Ireland82876591692
2.9I Try3:52Macy GrayNatural Woman: 40 Songs for the Life You LeadVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-03-08
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation)82876606672
1.6I Try3:57Macy GraySongbirdVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-08-24
UCJ (UK label of “Universal Classics & Jazz, a division of Universal Music Operations Ltd.”)9818395
1.1I Try4:00Macy GrayThe Very Best of Macy GrayMacy GrayAlbum + Compilation
  • -2004-08-30
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)88697 428272
1.1I Try4:00Macy GrayThe Very Best of Macy GrayMacy GrayAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-08-30
Epic (US label founded by CBS in 1953, now owned by Sony)517913 2
1.1I Try4:00Macy GrayThe Very Best of Macy GrayMacy GrayAlbum + Compilation
  • US2004-09-07
1.15I Try3:59Macy GrayThe All Time Greatest Love SongsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-09-20
Sony Music TVMOODCD86
2.3I Try3:57Macy GrayUltimate Feelgood AnthemsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-10-04
Sony Music TVSTVCD 191
1.19I Try3:52Macy GrayUltimate Girls Night InVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-10-18
Sony Music TV82876652652
1.15I Try3:56Macy GrayThe Ultimate All Time Classic TearjerkersVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-11-08
Warner Music UK (formerly Warner Records Ltd., a branch of WEA International), Warner Strategic MarketingWSMCD192
2.8I Try3:52Macy GrayPlatinum: The Definitive R&B CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2004-11-22
BMG TV82876658582
2.1I Try3:57Macy GrayBody & Soul: Midnight GroovesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Time–Life MusicTL BAS 06
1.9I Try3:58Macy GrayCafe de Pera 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Media516363 2
2.7I Try3:56Macy GrayR&B: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation), Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)06024982234-8
1.11I Try3:58Macy GraySoul BalladsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)5161879
2.10I Try3:56Macy GrayThe Best Of R&B: 42 Pure Urban GroovesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and all its subsidiaries)VTDCD 604
1.3I Try3:55Macy GrayThe Romantic CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Reader’s DigestRDCD 4291-5
2.7I Try3:51Macy GrayEssential WomanVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2005-10-10
Sony BMG (rare imprint, likely in use between 2004–2008 only)82876688722
2.16I Try3:58Macy GrayWomanVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2005-11-28
Universal TV (Netherlands & Belgium)9834308
2.8I Try3:59Macy GrayBlack PearlsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Ariola Express82876 68044 2
1.4I Try3:58Macy GraySlow JamsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Compass Productions (budget compilations)
1.10I Try3:54Macy GrayNow That's What I Call Music! #1'sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2006-01-24
Universal Music Group (has logo with just “Universal Music Group”), EMI (EMI Records, since 1972), Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 – Oct 1, 2008), Zomba (imprint)B0005959-02
2.16I Try3:58Macy GrayR&B ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2006-06-19
BMG TV
2.15I Try3:53Macy GrayKuschelrock 20Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • DE2006-09-22
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 – Oct 1, 2008)82876 81021 2
1.13I Try4:00Macy GrayThe Collection: Autumn 2006Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2006-10-09
BMG TV
1.17I Try3:54Macy GrayR&B DivasVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2006-10-16
Universal International (find the correct division! NO RELEASES)
2.14I Try3:59Macy GrayKnuffelrock 15Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • NL2006-11-25
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 – Oct 1, 2008)88697 012712
Promotion
1.11I Try3:56Macy GrayPromo Only: Mainstream Radio, November 1999Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Promo Only
Bootleg
1.7I Try3:55Macy GrayThe 42nd Grammy AwardsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sun Disc Records Co. Ltd.SR-1172
1.4I Try3:53Macy GrayMonday MixtapeVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2004-05-24
[no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases)
(unknown)
1.15I Try?:??Macy GrayEmotions. 0.1Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Entertainment (New Zealand) Limited (not for release label use! pre-2004 subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.)
1.6I Try3:55Macy GrayVoicesVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
2.15I Try3:53Macy GrayKuschelrock 20 (Swiss Edition)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 – Oct 1, 2008)88697008602

Relationships

recording engineer and mixer:Dave Way
producer:Andrew Slater
bass:Dave Wilder
bell and piano:Jon Brion
drums (drum set):Matt Chamberlain (American drummer)
guitar:Jon Brion
Arik Marshall
Bendrix Williams
mellotron:Patrick Warren
organ:Jeremy Ruzumna (composer, lyricist, keyboardist)
percussion:Lenny Castro
background vocals and lead vocals:Macy Gray (American singer and actor)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004, operated worldwide except in JP) (in 1999)
music videos:I Try
stream for free:https://open.spotify.com/track/5TAf4lnZCZTLlZHNZMLFLi [info]
recording of:I Try

I Try

lyricist:Macy Gray (American singer and actor)
composer:Macy Gray (American singer and actor)
Jinsoo Lim
Jeremy Ruzumna (composer, lyricist, keyboardist)
Dave Wilder
publisher:Children of the Forest
Emerald Forest
EMI April Music Inc.
Happy Mel Boopy’s Cocktail Longe And Music
Jinsoo Lim Music
Ooky Spinalton Music
Roasti Toasti
Zomba Songs Inc.