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Famous as :

Musician

Birth Name :

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner

Birth Date :

October 02, 1951

Birth Place :

Wallsend, England

Spouse :

Frances Tomelty (actress, 1-May-76 - Mar 1984), Trudie Styler (film producer, since 20-Aug-92)

Claim to fame :

Single "If You Love Somebody Set Them Free" (1985)

Latest News


Tom Hanks, Sting and Al Green Were Among Kennedy Center Honorees

December 08, 2014 07:07:10 GMT

, , , and ballerina Patricia McBride were honored with the 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors in a star-studded gala on Sunday evening, December 7. Hosted by , the event was held at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts.
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Sting to Join Broadway Musical 'The Last Ship' to Save It From Sinking

November 25, 2014 04:40:22 GMT

is confirmed to join the cast of his semi-autobiographical Broadway musical "The Last Ship". With his star power, the Grammy-winning singer is expected to give the show a boost following lukewarm ticket sales and mixed reviews since it opened on September 29 after five years in the making.
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Tom Hanks, Sting, Lily Tomlin to Receive Kennedy Center Honors

September 05, 2014 02:40:39 GMT

Five people who are set to receive the 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors have been announced. , and as well as soul singer and ballerina Patricia McBride will be honored in a star-studded gala on December 7 for "lifetime contributions to American culture through the performing arts."
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Mick Jagger, Sting Among 200 Stars Who Urge Scotland to Stay in the U.K.

August 08, 2014 02:15:06 GMT

and are among 200 public figures who call for Scotland to stay in the U.K. The British celebrities have signed a letter which was organized by a group called "Let's Stay Together", a group of people outside Scotland who don't have the rights to vote, urging Scottish voters to vote no in a historic referendum on September 18. Scotland has been in the union for 307 years.
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Sting Says His Children Won't Inherit His Money

June 22, 2014 19:13:31 GMT

is one of the richest musicians in Britain with his wealth estimated at $306 million. Before he became a superstar, the father of six grew up in a working-class family. In an interview with Mail on Sunday, he wants his children to earn their own money and not to expect trust funds from him.
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Video: Robert Downey Jr. Performs an Amazing Duet With Sting

January 16, 2014 03:28:59 GMT

sure can sing, but he is actually a very good singer. In a video that arrived via YouTube, the "" star is seen joining onstage to deliver an amazing live performance of a song called "Driven to Tears".
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Sting and Paul Simon Announce Joint Tour for 2014

November 06, 2013 07:08:27 GMT

is set to embark on a string of tour dates with . Organizers from Live Nation announced on Tuesday, November 5 that the two musicians would hit arenas across North America in February and March 2014.
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Sting to Play a Series of Concerts to Benefit New York Arts Organization

July 10, 2013 02:15:50 GMT

will perform ten concerts in New York City's Public Theater this fall. The concerts, which are expected to raise money to support the nonprofit theater, will house a crowd of 260 people per show in the Anspracher Theater.
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Sting, Bruno Mars and Rihanna to Team-Up for Grammy Performance

February 05, 2013 06:17:27 GMT

Current pop music superstars and are set to share the Grammy stage with sixteen-time Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member . They will team up for a special performance on the Recording Academy's 55th annual awards night this coming Sunday, February 10, to be telecast by CBS live from Los Angeles' famed Staples Center.
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Chris Brown Dressed as Terrorist to Rihanna's Halloween Party

November 01, 2012 17:41:32 GMT

's choice of Halloween costume has drawn controversy online. The "With You" singer was dressed as an Arab terrorist to 's West Halloween party on Wednesday, October 31 night. Brown completed his look with beard, turban, a rifle above his head and bullet casings around his chest.
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Christina Aguilera, Bon Jovi and More Join Hurricane Sandy Telethon

November 01, 2012 17:14:18 GMT

NBC is mulling a telethon for Hurricane Sandy relief effort. Joining the cause are , and the E Street Band, , and . These artists will perform in a charity concert that will benefit the victims of the storm that wrecked the Northeast.
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World Premiere of Charice's 'Louder' Music Video

October 19, 2011 04:45:27 GMT

shrugs off her haters and busts a move in a music video for her latest single "Louder". The Filipino singing sensation dances to an energetic routine choreographed by Gil Duldulao who created a number for , and among others.
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Teaser for 'Harry Potter' Documentary Shows the Cast's Farewell to Hogwarts

October 19, 2011 04:32:21 GMT

Harry Potter has bid goodbye to his wizard school last summer and the emotional moment is captured in a documentary called "When Harry Left Hogwarts" which teaser has landed online. Documented by Morgan Matthew, the video features the making of "" and "Part II" and plenty of behind-the-scene moments from the set of the famous film franchise.
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Ke$ha, Adele and Sting Lined Up for Bob Dylan All-Star Tribute Album

October 19, 2011 03:59:00 GMT

In an effort to salute over his contribution to music throughout these years, an all-star tribute album is being planned. Electropop artist , British singing sensation , and music vet have been tapped to do the honor.
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Sting Cancels Concert in Kazakhstan Over Human Rights Issue

July 04, 2011 07:19:36 GMT

canceled his concert in Kazakhstan because he believed performing in the country would go against everything he stood for. The former frontman of withdrew from the gig which was held as part of the 13th anniversary celebration of Kazakhstan's new capital, Astana, after he was apprised by Amnesty International about major human rights issue in the country.
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Confirmed, Halle Berry's Ex-Husband Eric Benet Is Engaged

January 21, 2011 08:08:55 GMT

While declared that she will not marry again after two failed marriages, one of her exes has no fear to walk down the aisle once again. It has been confirmed by his representative that the musician is engaged to Manuela Testolin, whom he has been dating for three years.
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Robert Downey Jr., Sting and Korn Work Together for Charity Album

January 21, 2011 08:01:23 GMT

Beside busy with his big screen projects, has also worked on a charity album which is produced by composer Jonathan Elias to benefit anti-nuclear organization Global Zero. The actor joins a number of artists including , 's Jonathan Davis and 's .
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Sting Straddled by Wife on Bed for Mag Shot

January 14, 2011 03:09:34 GMT

Rocker and wife Trudie Styler have showcased their famously passionate relationship in a series of saucy shots for Harper's Bazaar magazine. The stars, who wed in 1992, have previously discussed their bedroom antics in detail, claiming they enjoy hours of Tantric sex.
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Sting, Robert De Niro and More Prevent Stoning of an Iran Woman

December 13, 2010 09:16:47 GMT

Stars including , and have signed an open letter to Iran's government calling for the release of a woman sentenced to death by stoning. Iranian woman Sakineh Ashtiani, a mum-of-two, made headlines around the world earlier this year when she was ordered to be stoned to death over alleged adultery. The execution was suspended following an international outcry.
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Drake Explains Why It's Difficult for Him to Find Love

October 06, 2010 07:39:30 GMT

Rapper is on the lookout for a new girlfriend because he's tired of feeling lonely on the road, and refuses to take advantage of his groupies. The 23-year-old hip-hop star doesn't have a special lady in his life at the moment - and he's jealous of his loved-up pals.
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Dannii Minogue NOT Embarking Extreme Diet to Lose Her Baby Weight

October 06, 2010 07:32:17 GMT

New mum has dismissed reports she lost her baby weight by embarking on a drastic diet, insisting she still indulges in sweet treats. The Aussie singer gained 49 pounds while she was pregnant with little Ethan Edward, who was born in July.
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Elton John, Lily Allen and Sting Honored at BMI Songwriting Awards

October 06, 2010 07:26:01 GMT

Sir , and have been honored for their songwriting skills at a glitzy ceremony in London. Sting was handed an award for scoring more than 10 million plays of his hit "Every Breath You Take" on U.S. radio, while Allen's track "The Fear" was also recognized as a favorite on the airwaves in the U.S.
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Communists Pursuing the Arrest of Sting

September 16, 2010 08:56:00 GMT

Rocker is facing calls for his arrest while touring Russia after he promoted the use of marijuana. The "Every Breath You Take" singer posted controversial comments on his blog in April, insisting the use of cannabis should be legalized.
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Eminem Extends Another Week at No. 1 on Hot 200

July 22, 2010 04:42:10 GMT

It's been a month since released his seventh studio album "" and he still stays strong at the No. 1 position, making it his fourth weeks in a row at the top spot. The effort shifts 195,000 units (down 15%), pushing it close to 1.5 million mark.
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Sting Inspired to Write 'Russians' After Illegal Satellite Viewing

July 15, 2010 08:48:33 GMT

composed Cold War ballad "Russians" after checking out Soviet kids' TV via an illegal satellite feed. The 58-year-old rocker grew up in the shadow of the conflict between Russia and the West, but realized the Soviets were just like Brits and Americans after checking out what their kids watched.
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Lady GaGa Joins BP Boycott Group, Justin Bieber Up for Gulf Aid Telethon

June 19, 2010 03:47:58 GMT

A-list artists, ranging from Grammy-winning superstar to Canadian teen pop idol , have joined growing group of protesters against British Petroleum which caused massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. GaGa refused to use BP oil for her tour bus, while Bieber will appear in "" special telethon to help the oil spill victims.
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Emotional Sting Got Teary in Concert

June 04, 2010 07:27:36 GMT

Rocker had to fight back tears at the first date in his Symphonicity Tour in Vancouver, Canada on Wednesday, June 2 night as he struggled with stagefright and the sheer weight of what he had accomplished.
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Sting Confirms Broadway Return

May 28, 2010 05:07:39 GMT

Rocker is returning to Broadway, he's working on a musical for the New York stage. The former 's frontman, 58, has confirmed rumors he's teamed up with Tony Award-winning songwriter Brian Yorkie to pen his first Broadway project, but admits the final product is still a while away because they've yet to settle on one idea.
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Trudie Styler Promises Sex Chat With Sting to Bidders

May 08, 2010 03:48:16 GMT

Trudie Styler sexed up an auction to raise funds for environmental charities in New York on Thursday, May 6 - by promising potential buyers her husband would reveal all about tantric lovemaking. The environmental campaigner took to the stand at a benefit gala for the Rainforest Action Network charity's 25th anniversary to auction tickets for Sting's concert at the Big Apple's Metropolitan Opera in July.
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Paul Weller Branding Bono and Sting 'Conceited'

April 28, 2010 09:05:37 GMT

has slammed and frontman , branding the rockers "conceited" and their music "rubbish". The former The Jam star opens up about his grievances with the stars in the latest edition of Britain's Q magazine - and he's not holding back on his opinions.
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