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March 20, 2018

Rock musician Sting tonight expressed his pride at being able to return to his roots for the staging of his Geordie musical The Last Ship. The Grammy-winning star spoke as some of TV and music’s biggest names arrived at a glittering, red carpet event to attend a special, gala performance of his play at Newcastle’s Northern Stage...

March 19, 2018

“When I see a film of a ship being launched, for some reason I tear up,” says Sting. “I can’t explain why. There’s something about the profound, symbolic nature of a ship which is deeply rooted within me.” The son of Tyneside fought against his roots for many years, putting thousands of miles between his Wallsend childhood and his multi-millionaire superstar life as an Englishman in New York...

March 16, 2018

It was anchors aweigh for The Last Ship this week as the show opened for previews at Northern Stage in Newcastle, ahead of its official opening night on March 21. Following weeks of intensive rehearsals, the curtain finally went up on Sting’s debut musical, in the city that is the production’s spiritual home. The cast and creative team earned a standing ovation at the end of the first performance and...

March 12, 2018

It was quite a bomb that dropped when superstars Shaggy and Sting announced to be working on an album together. 44/876 is the title of the surprising record ready to be released on April 20. How they got together, what the extraordinary songs and lyrics inspired, and who the better pool player is, is what they told Munchy in an in-depth Skype interview from New York...


March 10, 2018

UPROXX: Sting and Shaggy have released the second single from their collaborative project, 44/876, and it’s a satisfying reggae easy listening experience - not that anyone expected anything less. “Morning Is Coming,” like “Don’t Make Me Wait” before it, is a downtempo, easygoing track perfect for barbecues and beach days, feeling exactly like a day in the life in the islands...

March 09, 2018

On April 20, Sting & Shaggy will release their new collaborative, island-inspired album, entitled 44/876, on A&M/Interscope Records. Featuring various album formats (see below for track listing & configurations), fans can pre-order the collection now and receive an instant download of the new song “Morning Is Coming” - a brassy reggae track fueled by sultry horns - as well as the current, Caribbean-flavored single “Don’t Make Me Wait.”





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2015: Sting and Paul Simon performed at the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam, Holland.

2013: Sting and Kathryn Tickell visited Hawthorn Primary School in Newcastle as part of the 'In Harmony' project and Sting recorded with The Unthanks while in town.

2004: Sting performed at Place des Arts in Montreal, Canada.

2002: Sting attended Oscar rehearsals at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, USA.

1996: Sting performed at the Valbyhallen in Copenhagen, Denmark.

1993: Sting performed at the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund, Germany.

1991: Sting performed at the Summit in Houston, USA.

1988: Sting performed at the Sports Arena in San Diego, USA.

1982: The Police performed at the Frank Erwin Centre in Austin, USA.

1980: The Police performed at Hordern Pavilion in Sydney, Australia.

1979: The Police performed at the Centre Stage in Detroit, USA.

1978: On the strength of 'Roxanne', Miles Copeland got a single deal to release the track.


"You could tell what somebody was by looking at their record collection. You know, people would have like twelve or fifteen albums at the most and you could recognise what they were into very quickly by just flicking through. So it was a kind of shorthand for recognising who you were. I don't think that exist anymore in a way, those album covers were very much a flagship for who you were and what you cared about."


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