ON THIS DAY...
2017: Sting performed at Meo Mares Vavas in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.
2015: Sting performed at the Super Bock Super Rock festival in Lisbon, Portugal.
2013: Sting performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Montreuex, Switzerland.
2011: Sting performed at the Cap Roig Festival near Barcelona, Spain.
2010: Accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Sting performed at DTE Energy Music Centre in Detroit, USA.
2008: The Police performed at Sleep Train Pavilion in Concord, USA.
2007: The Police performed at th Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, USA.
2004: Sting performed at the Palace of Auburn Hills in Detroit, USA.
2001: Sting performed at the Open Air Theatre in Izmir, Turkey.
2000: Sting performed at Riverbend Music Centre in Cincinnatti, USA.
1997: Sting sold his global publishing rights to EMI.
1996: Sting performed at Montage Mountain Performing Arts Centre in Scranton, USA.
1993: Sting performed at the Stadio Comunale in Cava, Italy.
1991: Sting performed at the Festhalle in Berne, Switzerland.
1988: Sting performed at Northlands Coliseum in Edmonton, Canada.
"'For me, success is having the freedom to explore new territory and making that territory, as far as possible, my own. But that involves in the first instance putting yourself out of your comfort zone. So I'm certainly outside my comfort zone with classical music, but I'm here to learn."