"Fields of Gold" is a song written and recorded by Sting. It first appeared on his 1993 album Ten Summoner's Tales. The song was released as a single but only made it to number 16 on the UK Singles Chart and number 23 on the US Billboard Hot 100. However, it did reach No. 2 in Canada and Poland and became one of Sting's most famous songs, with many musical artists covering the song. Eva Cassidy recorded a version which first appeared on her 1996 live album Live at Blues Alley and later on her 1998 album Songbird and her 2012 compilation album The Best of Eva Cassidy. Cassidy's version topped the Polish LP3 chart in August 2001 and eventually charted in the Netherlands and Sweden. British-Georgian singer Katie Melua also recorded a version that reached the top 30 in the United Kingdom and Poland in 2017.