ON THIS DAY...
2013: Sting was in Paris where he appeared on RTL's 'Le Grand Studio' show.
2010: Accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Sting performed at Minsk Arena in Minsk, Belarus.
2009: Sting and band performed at Durham Cathedral premiering material from the forthcoming 'If On A Winter's Night...' album. More ▶
2008: Sting performed with Chris Botti and the Boston Pops at Chris's show at the Symphony Hall in Boston, USA.
2006: Sting & Trudie were in New York for the premiere of 'A Guide To Recognizing Your Saints'.
2004: Sting performed at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in Houston, USA. More ▶
1999: Sting was the main guest on the National Lottery TV show in the UK where he performed 'Brand New Day'.
1994: Sting performed at Sultans Pool in Jerusalem, Israel. More ▶
1991: Sting performed at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, USA. More ▶
1989: Sting appeared as Macheath in the '3 Penny Opera' at the National Theatre in Washington DC.
1983: The Police performed at the Frankfurt Boellenfalltor Stadium in Darmstadt, Germany.
1981: Sting played a whole set with Chelsea at The Greyhound in Fulham as their stand in bass player. 'Invisible Sun' was released as a single in the UK. More ▶
1979: The Police performed at the Top Rank in Swansea, Wales.
"I left the Police and I decided I wanted to go back to my jazz world. I played in a big band as a kid, I played traditional jazz in a mainstream jazz group, a jazz-rock group. I wanted to explore that a little."