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  1. Sting hits Broadway to save The Last ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 |

    Sting and the cast of the Broadway musical The Last Ship performing Show Some Respect at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Sting , the musician, singer, songwriter, and philanthropist best known as the lead singer and bassist for the band The Police , began a four-week run on Broadway last week starring in the musical " The Last Ship ."


  2. Flash Friday: Sting Injects Broadway With Rock RoyaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 |

    ... musical diversity with a number of impressive albums as a solo artist and also as lead member of rock group The Police, the ubiquitous radio hits racked up by Sting over the course of his 30-plus-year career thus far are staggering to consider - ...


  3. Bobby, Magic! surprises BillboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Jamaica Observer

    RUDE, the chart-topping reggae song by Canadian band Magic!, and Hot Boy by rapper Bobby Shmurda, have been selected among Billboard Magazine's 'The 10 Most Surprising Breakout Hits of 2014'. Magic!, who some music critics liken to groundbreaking British band The Police, are from Toronto.


  4. Original members of The Samples regroup for concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 |

    ... set them apart. Sometimes he can sound uncannily like Sting, and indeed The Samples often have been compared to The Police. The Samples have released 10 studio albums and sold more than a million copies. Their history is told in the 2011 documentary ...


  5. New the Americans Trailer Unveils First Footage from Season 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Collider

    A week after getting the first trailer for The Americans season 3 and just two days after The American Film Institute dubbed the FX drama series one of the best TV programs of the year, we've got a brand new trailer to share. Whereas the promo titled "Polygraph" was more of a head trip-style teaser, this new piece is a full-blown trailer featuring loads of footage from the new season perfectly paired with The Police's "Every Breath You Take."


  6. Sting is a hit at Broadway first nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | TheIndyChannel

    Pop veteran STING was a big hit on Broadway on Tuesday when he stepped into his pal JIMMY NAIL's shoes in a bid to save his stage show. The Police frontman has taken over the lead role in The Last Ship after ticket sales flagged in the weeks since it opened in October .


  7. Glen Campbell's 'I'm Not Gonna Miss You' in tight original song raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Los Angeles Times

    ... or Muppet" won in 2012, so why not the forcefully catchy "Everything Is Awesome" from "The Lego Movie"? Just as the Police song "Every Breath You Take" sometimes plays at weddings (Sting acknowledges the song is about surveillance), this is a ...


  8. Sting and wife Trudie Styler share a smooch at Kennedy Center Honors partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Daily Mail

    ... for an Englishman to receive this reward, it's not unique, but it's rare, and I take that pretty seriously', The Police frontman said. 'To come to this country in 1978 with no prospects at all and then to end up here ... it's quite a journey. So I ...


  9. In Brief: Hanks, Sting among 5 Kennedy Center honoreesRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Erie Times News

    ... and ballerina Patricia McBride joined Sting in receiving the arts prize. Sting broke out in 1978 with his band The Police with such hits as "Roxanne" and later "Every Breath You Take" before starting his solo career. He has been performing for four ...


  10. Every Breath You Take (KHURSOR Remix) - Single - StingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Watersblogged

    ... and buy music from Every Breath You Take (KHURSOR Remix) - Single by Sting, download iTunes now. After disbanding the Police at the peak of their popularity in 1984, Sting quickly established himself as a viable solo artist, one obsessed with ...


  11. Sting, the tireless troubadourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Washington Post

    ... his genteel tone is absent the menace he projected as the sexually dangerous, platinum-haired frontman for the Police. The post-punk New Wave rock trio he created with Stewart Copeland catapulted him to wealth and fame in the late 1970s and early ...


  12. Desperate roommate, filthy liarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | San Diego Reader

    How do I get my roommate to wash more dishes? She always says she will do it "later," but then the dishes pile up and pile up and she's "too busy" to clean anything, so I end up cleaning up after her. And then she always says, "Oh, thanks! I was going to do that but you beat me to it!" which I don't believe.


  13. Paul Simon, Sting performing in AucklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 |

    ... Auckland venues in the past but it will their first time sharing a stage. For fans of Simon and Garfunkel and The Police the show is due to include a host of their old classics. Sting will steer Simon through favourites "Every Breath You Take", ...


  14. Sting to Join Cast of His Broadway MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | ABC News

    Sting is hoping to save his ship from sinking, that is, his Broadway musical, "The Last Ship ," by jumping aboard. The Police frontman will be joining the cast of the show, about the British shipbuilders of his youth, for which he wrote the music and lyrics, for eight shows a week, starting Dec. 9 through Jan. 10. "I've been working on this show for five years and been at every rehearsal, every performance, so it's not like I've flown in from Planet Rock Star to save the day," Sting told The New York Times in an interview on Sunday.


  15. Sting will try to rescue The Last ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | I4U Future Technology News

    Sting is getting on in years. The Police originator of such songs as " Every Breath You Take " and "Fields of Gold" has a Broadway musical that is floundering.


  16. 'Stalker' slow-walk cover songs: What the folk is going on?Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 |

    ... out of the episode. And check out how Denmark + Winter 's version of "Every Breath You Take" is perfectly true to The Police tune's lurker roots in the episode 4 montage: Sure, their musical fear formula can be a bit chain-yanky at times, but ...


  17. Billy Joel & Stevie Wonder Honored by Sting & Others at ASCAP Centennial AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    Monday night in New York City, Sting was on hand to present Billy Joel with the ASCAP Centennial Award -- a new honor created to mark the performing rights organization's 100th anniversary -- and on the red carpet before the ceremony, he revealed that he first met Billy decades ago, because The Piano Man was a huge fan of his old group, The Police . "I've known Billy a long time.


  18. Fetter: Sting taking part in Macy's Parade? Not coolRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    When NBC announced on Monday that Sting is included in the lineup to star in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, my inner teenager had himself a little cry. The Police, and lead vocalist Sting in particular, epitomized all that was cool about the New Wave genre that reached its height in the 1980s.


  19. Sting's Broadway musical is struggling to sell ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | NME

    ... ood experiences and the shipbuilding industry in Wallsend, Tyne and Wear. It features music and lyrics written by The Police frontman and ran for 33 days in Chicago over the summer.


  20. Review: Afghan Whigs at The Mohawk FridayRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... Mac's "Tusk" and "Lost in the Woods" unmasked to reveal the Beatles' "Getting Better." They also managed to make The Police's "Every Little Thing She Does is Magic" sound even creepier than "Every Breath You Take." Near the end of the set they got ...