Sting

Featured Sting stories

Stereogum Sessions

Watch Sting & Shaggy’s Stripped-Down Stereogum Session

A breezy reggae album from Sting and Shaggy was unexpected, but not all that shocking. These guys often turn up in unlikely pairings: think back…
Scott Lapatine | May 8, 2018 - 1:30 pm

The Week In Pop

So, What’s Popping On The UK Pop Charts These Days?

"God's Plan" rules the world. Drake's dominant single is #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart for an eighth straight week, and its ubiquity extends…
Chris DeVille | March 22, 2018 - 2:23 pm

List

Grammys 2018: Performances From Worst To Best

Before this year's Grammys, news broke that Lorde would not be performing at the ceremony, since the producers wouldn't let her sing one of her…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2018 - 12:04 pm

More Sting stories

The Week In Pop

So, What’s Popping On The UK Pop Charts These Days?

"God's Plan" rules the world. Drake's dominant single is #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart for an eighth straight week, and its ubiquity extends…
Chris DeVille | March 22, 2018 - 2:23 pm

Sting & Shaggy – “Morning Is Coming”

The somewhat unlikely pairing of Sting and Shaggy have a collaborative album called 44/876 coming next month. The Caribbean-inflected project has already bequeathed us "Don't
Chris DeVille | March 9, 2018 - 9:36 am

Behold: Sting & Shaggy’s Shoutout To Vampire Weekend

Earlier this year, we learned the bizarre and fascinating news that Sting and Shaggy have made an entire album together. It still doesn't seem real,…
Tom Breihan | March 7, 2018 - 10:11 am

Hear The First Single From Sting & Shaggy’s Collaborative Album

The idea of a collaborative album from the former Police frontman Sting and the former novelty-dancehall hitmaker Shaggy seems more like a Saturday Night Live
Tom Breihan | January 24, 2018 - 8:54 am

Ultimate Playlist

38 Essential ’80s Songs About Nuclear Anxiety

We talk about the ‘80s a lot. Nostalgia for that decade and its pop culture has both seemed to move in cycles and be ever-present…
Ryan Leas | January 23, 2018 - 11:06 am

Watch Lana Del Rey, Courtney Love, & More Perform At Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert

In the months since the death of Leonard Cohen, Cohen's son Adam has been organizing a huge tribute to his father at Montreal's Bell Centre.
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2017 - 9:18 am

Watch Sting Receive The Polar Music Prize And Get Covered By The Tallest Man On Earth, Annie Lennox, & Others

Sting and Wayne Shorter both received the 2017 Polar Music Prize, an award that was founded by ABBA's manager Stig Anderson. The Swedish prize celebrates…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 15, 2017 - 4:04 pm

Interview

Q&A: EDM Godfather Paul Oakenfold On Playing Mt. Everest And The State Of Electronic Music In 2017

Arguably the progenitor of EDM music and culture, DJ/producer Paul Oakenfold has no qualms about the hyper-colored, mainstream juggernaut he has spawned. In his 53rd…
Drew Fortune | May 22, 2017 - 3:08 pm

Green Day, Sting, RHCP, & Dropkick Murphys Cover “Johnny B. Goode” In Tribute To Chuck Berry

The legendary Chuck Berry died over the weekend. Pretty much every band today owes a debt to Chuck Berry -- the dude more or less…
Peter Helman | March 20, 2017 - 6:43 pm

Justin Timberlake, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, & John Legend Will Perform At The Oscars

Everyone's focused on the Grammys this coming weekend, but the Oscars are two weekends after that, and the awards ceremony has just announced that Oscar
James Rettig | February 10, 2017 - 3:50 pm

Sting, Wayne Shorter Win Polar Music Prize

Sting and Wayne Shorter are the Laureates for this year's Polar Music Prize, a Swedish award founded by ABBA manager Stig Anderson in 1989 "celebrating…
Chris DeVille | February 7, 2017 - 9:34 am

Watch Sting Cover David Bowie’s “Blackstar” And “Lazarus” At LA Tribute Show

Last night, the David Bowie tribute show hit the Wiltern in Los Angeles, and Sting performed alongside a lineup that included Corey Taylor, Gavin Rossdale,…
James Rettig | January 25, 2017 - 1:34 pm

Best Song Oscar Nominees Include Justin Timberlake, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone

This morning, the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is announcing the nominations for this year's Oscars. And more than ever before, the Best…
Tom Breihan | January 24, 2017 - 8:53 am
1 2 3 4 ...