Robert Plant - Fate of Nations
Released May 1, 1993
US Es Paranza 92264
UK Fontana 514-867-1
Gold on December 7, 1993
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1. Calling To You
(Plant, Blackwell)
Guitars - Kevin Scott MacMichael
Bass - Charlie Jones
Drums - Pete Thompson
Violin - Nigel Kennedy
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2. Down To The Sea
(Plant, Jones)
Guitars - Kevin Scott MacMichael & Oliver J. Woods
Bass - Charlie Jones
Drums - Chris Hughes
Everything Else - Charlie Jones
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3. Come Into My Life
(Plant, Blackwell, Boyle, MacMichael)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael, Richard
Thompson, and Francis Dunnery
Bass - Charlie Jones
Harmonium - Phil Johnstone
Hurdy Gurdy - Nigel Eaton
Backing Vocals - Marie Brennan
Drums - Pete Thompson & Pete Thompson
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4. I Believe
(Plant, Johnstone)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael
Bass - Charlie Jones
Piano - Phil Johnstone
Drums - Chris Hughes
Hurdy Gurdy - Nigel Eaton
Backing Vocals - Julian Taylor, Steve French, Kevin
Scott MacMichael
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5. 29 Palms
(Plant, Jones, Boyle, Johnstone)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael & Doug Boyle
Bass - Charlie Jones
Drums - Chris Hughes
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6. Memory Song (Hello Hello)
(Plant, Johnstone, Jones, Blackwell, Woods)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael
Bass - Charlie Jones
Drums - Michael Lee
Keyboards - Philip Andrews
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7.If I Were A Carpenter
(Tim Hardin)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael
Bass - Charlie Jones
Drums - Chris Hughes
Mandolin - Madrtin Allcock
String Arrangement - Lynton Naiff
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8. Promised Land
(Plant, Johnstone)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael, Francis Dunnery,
& Robert Plant
Bass - Charlie Jones
Drums - Chris Hughes & Chris Blackwell
Organ - Phil Johnstone
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9. The Greatest Gift
(Plant, Blackwell, Jones, MacMichael, Johnstone)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael
Bass - Charlie Jones
Electric Piano - Phil Johnstone
Drums - Pete Thompson & Chris Hughes
Backing Vocals - John Flynn
String Arrangement - Lyneon Naiff
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10. Great Spirit
(Plant, Johnstone, MacMichael)
Guitar - Kevin Scott MacMichael
Bass - Charlie Jones
Drums - Pete Thompson
Electric Piano - Phil Johnstone
Backing Vocals - Phil Johnstone & Robert Plant
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11. Network News
(Plant, Blackwell)
Guitar - Doug Boyle, Kevin Scott MacMichael
Bass - Charlie Jones
Electric Orchestra - Phil Johnstone
Violin - Navazish Ali Wnan
Dilruba & Sarod - Gurbev Singh
Sarangi - Sursie Singh
Drums - Chris Hughes & Michael Lee
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Nine Lives Bonus Tracks

12. Colours Of A Shade
(Plant, Johnstone, Blackwell, Allock)
Guitars; Mandolin; Reoleon Pipes;
Bass - Martin Allcock
Aeolian - Chris Hughes
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13. Great Spirit (Acoustic Mix)
(Plant, Johnstone, MacMichael)


14. Rollercoaster (Demo)
(Plant, Boyle, Jones, Blackwell, Johnstone)
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15. 8:05
(Miller/Stevenson)
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16. Dark Moon
(Plant, Ptacek)
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Non Album Tracks/Single B-Sides

21 Years
Lyrics

Naked If I Want To
Lyrics

Hey Jayne
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Album Reviews
All Music
Music Box
Fate of Nations



Produced By Chris Hughes and Robert Plant

Engineered By Michael Gregovich

Mixed by Tim Palmer and Michael Gregovich

2nd Engineers - Henry Binns, DantonSupple, Jacquie Turner, Pete Lewis, John Cornfield, Ross Cullum, Mark O'Donoughe

Recorded at R A K Studios

Additional Recording at Sawmills Studios - Cornwall, and Monmow Valley Studio - Monmouth

Mixed at Westside Studios

Album Chart Peak
Position
Weeks
UK 6  
US 34 16
Austraila 36 10
Germany 56  
Netherlands 33 10
New Zealand 35  
Sweden 19  

Calling To You
Chart Peak Weeks
US Mainstream Rock Chart 3  

I Believe
Chart Peak Weeks
UK Singles Chart 64  
US Mainstream Rock Chart 9  

29 Palms
Chart Peak Weeks
UK Singles Chart 21  
US Billboard Hot 100 111  
US Mainstream Rock Chart 4  
New Zealand 20  
Sweden 28  

If I Were A Carpenter
Chart Peak Weeks
UK Singles Chart 63  


US Singles

29 Palms/Whole Lotta Love (acoustic)
CD Es Paranza 98388 (1993)
CS Es Paranza 98388-2 (1993)
Peak Position #111

I Believe/Dark Moon
CS Es Paranza 98365 (1993)
 

 


UK Singles


29 Palms/21 Years/Dark Moon
CD Fontana 862 235-2 (1993)
Peak Position #21

29 Palms/21 Years
Fontana fate1 (1993)
CS Fontana fatem1 (1993)

29 Palms/21 Years/Dark Moon/Whole Lotta Love
CD Fontana fated1 (1993)

If I Were A Carpenter/I Believe (Live)/Tall Cool One (Live)
CD Fontana fatex4 (1993)
Peak Position #63

If I Were A Carpenter/Ship Of Fools (Live)/Tall Cool One (Live)
CD Fontana fate4 (1993)
CS Fontana fatem4 (1993)

If I Were A Carpenter/I Believe (Live)/Going To California (Live)
CD Fontana fated4 (1993)

Calling To You/Naked If I Want To/8:05
CD Fontana fated3 862731 (1993)

Calling To You/Naked If I Want To
CS Fontana fatem3 862729

Calling to You 5 Remixes
CD fatex3 Fontana 862729 (1993)

Calling to You 6 Remixes
Fontana fate312 (1993)

I Believe/Hey Jayne/Great Spirit (Acoustic)
CD Fontana fatex2 862427 (1993)
Peak Position #64

I Believe/Great Spirit (Acoustic)
Fontana fate2CS
Fontana fatem2

I Believe/Hey Jayne/Great Spirit (Acoustic)/Whole Lotta Love
Picture disc Fontana fate212














Promo Items

Calling To You (Edit/Album Version)
(1993) PRCD 5082-2

29 Palms (Edit/Album Version)
(1993)PRCD 5097-2

If I Were A Carpenter
(1993)PRCD 5393-2













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Calling To You:



29 Palms:

 


I Believe:

 

If I Were A Carpenter