March 19, 2018

Sting talks about The Last Ship sailing in to Liverpool...

“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

The Last Ship opens UK run at Northern Stage in Newcastle...

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 extremely positive response on social media...


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March 12, 2018

Sting & Shaggy interview with Reggaeville...

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

Sting And Shaggy’s ‘Morning Is Coming’ Is A Clear-Skied Reminder To Keep Looking Up...

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 05, 2018

Sting & Shaggy to appear on Good Morning America...

Sting & Shaggy are due to appear on Good Morning America on 9 March. The show airs on ABC in the US from 7am ET / 6am CT. You can apply for tickets to attend by visiting here

March 02, 2018

Shaggy to join Sting on European tour this summer...

Live Nation has announced today that Jamaican musician Shaggy will join Sting on his European Summer Tour of historic venues.  Performing both separately and together, the iconic artists will play selections from their island-flavored, collaborative album, 44/876 (due out April 20th), as well as melding their bands to explore each other’s most celebrated hits such as "Every Breath You Take," "Englishman in New York," "Message in a Bottle,” “It Wasn’t Me,” "Mr. Boombastic" and "Angel.”


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March 02, 2018

Sting and Shaggy to perform at Cap Roig Festival in Girona, Spain on July 21...

We are delighted to confirm that Sting and Shaggy will perform at Cap Roig Festival in Girona, Spain on July 21.There will be a fan club presale from Friday, 2 March at 10am to Monday, 5 March. Tickets will go on general sale from Monday, 5 March at 10am (local). More information at http://caproigfestival.com/en/

February 25, 2018

Behind the scenes with Sting and Shaggy at the recording studio...

This footage shows the joy and musical collaboration that was ever present in the studio during the Sting and Shaggy recording sessions for their 44/876 album, out April 20th...

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