|Birth name:||Jean Alain Roussel|
|Origin:||Port Louis, Mauritius|
|Occupation(s):||Musician, Composer, Producer, Arranger|
|Associated acts:||Cat Stevens, Bob Marley, The Police|
They played all of the instruments, basses, guitars, synths, marimbas pianos , clavinets etc... and Sting sang.
The song was destined for Sting's first solo album.
Several months later Jean Roussel got a call in Montreal (where he was still living at the time) from Sting and Miles Copeland to fly ASAP to Monserrat, to re-record the title with Sting and the other two members of the band.
They worked on the song for about a week, and none of the versions recorded were anywhere as good as the demo...
Finally Sting decided to use the original demo - and the version that is on the group's album is the exact original demo which Sting & Jean Roussel recorded, with Stewart's drums replacing the drum machine used on the demo and Andy's additional guitar parts.
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