“I’m So Happy I Can’t Stop Crying” is a song written and recorded by English rock singer Sting, which featured on his 1996 album Mercury Falling. The song was also released as a single, and reached No. 94 in the US. Sting also recorded the song as a duet with country music artist Toby Keith, for on Keith’s 1997 album Dream Walkin’; this version reached No. 2 in the US Hot Country Songs charts and No. 84 in the US Billboard Hot 100 charts, giving Sting his only country hit.
In 1997, American country music singer Toby Keith recorded the song for his fourth studio album Dream Walkin’. His version, a duet with Sting, was released in late 1997 as the album’s second single. It out-peaked the original version on the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at No. 84. Additionally, it reached No. 2 on the Hot Country Singles & Tracks (now Hot Country Songs) charts, becoming Sting’s only entry on that chart.
From the album Dream Walkin’
B-side “Jacky Don Tucker (Play by the Rules Miss All the Fun)”
Released 6 October 1997
Genre Country, country rock
Label Mercury Nashville 568114
Producer(s) James Stroud Toby Keith