New Day (Wyclef Jean song)

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"New Day"
Wyclef New Day.jpeg
Single by Wyclef Jean featuring Bono
from the album The Ecleftic: 2 Sides II a Book and Life soundtrack
B-side Gone 'Till November
Released September 14, 1999
Format CD Single
Recorded 1999
Genre Hip hop
Length 4:45
Label Columbia
Rockland (1999 Life album)
Writer(s) Jerry 'Wonder' Duplessis, Wyclef Jean
Producer(s) Jerry 'Wonder' Duplessis, Wyclef Jean, Pras Michel
Wyclef Jean chronology
"In the Zone"
"New Day"
"It Doesn't Matter"

"New Day" is a charity single released by Wyclef Jean and Bono, in aid of charity NetAid. The song appears on the international version of Jean's second album, The Ecleftic: 2 Sides II a Book. Wyclef and Bono performed the song live at Giants Stadium, New Jersey, at the NetAid launch concert on October 9, 1999. New Day entered the UK Singles Chart at #23, its highest chart position, and spent just two weeks on the chart.[1] The song also charted in Finland (#13) and Switzerland (#48). The remix of the track features contributions from Bumpy Knuckles, Marie Antoinette, DJ Red Alert, Reptile and Small World. The song was featured on the soundtrack to the 1999 film Life, starring Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence, and featured jazz saxophonist Kenny G.

Track listing[edit]

UK CD1 (668212 2)
  1. "New Day" (Pop Radio Edit) (Feat. Bono) - 4:33
  2. "Gone Till November" - 3:29
  3. "Cheated" (R&B Remix) (Feat. Queen Pen and The Product) - 4:05
UK CD2 (668212 5)
  1. "New Day" (Pop Radio Edit) (Feat. Bono) - 4:33
  2. "New Day" (Hip Hop Clean Version) (Feat. The Refugee Camp) - 3:57
  3. "New Day" (Reggae Remix) - 3:45


  1. ^ UK Singles Chart runs search required at site