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  1. respect the classics
    Sting Might Be Onto SomethingHe says bands should reunite “once,” because why not?
  2. respect the classics
    Every Breath Diddy Takes, He’ll Be Owing StingDiddy clarified that Sting doesn’t actually charge him — but he’s still pocketing money off that sample.
  3. superlatives
    The Most Underrated and Spontaneous of the Police, According to Stewart Copeland“But you’re assuming that I listen to the words. I don’t. I’m just banging s—t at the back of the stage.”
  4. it’s drugs
    James Cameron Wasn’t Smoking Pot When He Came Up With T2, But He Was on EcstasyHe was also high on Sting’s rad music.
  5. respect the classics
    Induct Sting’s Jeopardy! Theme-Song Cover Into the Rock HallLet’s make it more popular than “Every Breath You Take.”
  6. oral history
    ‘We’ll Never Make That Kind of Movie Again’An oral history of The Emperor’s New Groove, a raucous Disney animated film that almost never happened.
  7. roll clip!
    Watch Shaggy Perform at Queen Elizabeth’s Party, Just for the Confused ReactionsSting was also there, and he continues to look delicious.
  8. grammys 2018
    James Corden’s Attempt at ‘Subway Karaoke’ With Sting Spectacularly BackfiresLeave New Yorkers alone.
  9. unexpected pairings
    Oh My God, Sting and Shaggy Made a Reggae Album TogetherIt’s out on 4/20, hehe.
  10. last night on late night
    Michael Shannon, Karaoke King, Brings Sting’s “Russians” to The Tonight ShowNothing but net.
  11. great performances
    Sting Reopens Bataclan One Year After Paris Attacks“We will not forget them.”
  12. paris attacks
    Sting to Reopen Bataclan Theater a Year After Paris AttacksHe will perform on November 12.
  13. last night on late night
    Jimmy Fallon Has His First Textual Experience With StingA millennial love song for the ages.
  14. ahoy sailor
    Sting Might Return to The Last Ship, in LondonHe also mentions how seeing the Queen Mother in her Rolls Royce inspired him to make something out of himself.
  15. covers
    Watch Lady Gaga and Bruno Mars Cover Sting SongsIt was a night of Sting covers, and then some.
  16. theater
    Theater Review: Sting Joins The Last ShipThe show’s songwriter joins the cast.
  17. vulture on broadway
    Life in Pictures: Sting, on Broadway for the First Time in 20 YearsHe’s The Last Ship’s songwriter — and unexpected star.
  18. music
    Meghan Trainor Will Play the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day ParadeAlongside Sting, Nick Jonas, and Idina Menzel.
  19. theater
    Theater Review: Sting’s The Last Ship Sets Sail, RockilyBetter than a lot of pop-star first efforts.
  20. kudos
    Your 2015 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Nominees: Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, N.W.A.You are old.
  21. men in tights
    Watch Neil Patrick Harris Do Hedwig at the TonysThat guy can’t help but steal the spotlight, can he?
  22. jacked men
    Watch Hugh Jackman’s Bounce-Filled Tony Awards Opening NumberWith Neil Patrick Harris and Sting! And Clint Eastwood!
  23. The Complete Guide to Everything: Modern ArtThis week we’re talking about something neither of us is qualified to talk about in anyway whatsoever: Modern Art! But before the conversation […]
  24. fall preview 2013
    Sting on His First New Songs in a DecadeThe project that had pulled him out of the songwriting doldrums: a musical set in the eighties about the decline of the shipbuilding industry.
  25. party chat
    Ad-Rock Says James Murphy Broke His Refrigerator“There’s James Murphy. He owes me $150.”
  26. grammys
    Rihanna, Sting, and Bruno Mars Will Perform Together at the GrammysNew friends.
  27. Chris Rock: ‘Fuck You, Sting’ The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook Ok, he […]
  28. Aziz Ansari: ‘Fuck You, Sting’ Be careful, Aziz, a “fuck you” to Sting is like an 11-hour ordeal. (Are Sting tantric sex jokes still what’s kewl on the streetz? No? Oh, […]
  29. documentaries
    Watch The Sweatbox, a Banned 2002 Documentary That Goes Behind the Scenes at DisneyTo be fair, The Emperor’s New Groove was great, but no one remembers.
  30. broadway
    Sting Is Making a MusicalIt’ll have new songs.
  31. music
    See Lady Gaga, Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Debbie Harry, and Sting Perform ‘Don’t Stop Believin’Celebrity karaoke.
  32. last night’s gig
    Night at the Rock Museum: Second Concert of the Rock ’n’ Roll Hall of FameRock’s museum waxworks come to life for a series of sometimes incongruous, sometimes inspired duets.
  33. the industry
    Tom Cruise and J.J. Abrams Do the ImpossiblePlus: More states to be haunted.
  34. beef
    U2 Uses Letterman Platform to Dis ‘Uncool’ StingSomeone’s on Team Aniston!
  35. quote machine
    Jack Black Discusses the Inspiration for His Farting, Fat ‘Tropic Thunder’ CharacterPlus: Matthew McConaughey describes labor in perfect Matthew McConaughey language.
  36. quote machine
    Pete Wentz Sufficiently Convinced of John Mayer’s Legendary StatusPlus: Judah Friedlander on his impressive genealogy, and Nathan Lee on Anthony Lane.
  37. vulture lists
    8 Lamest Pop-Classical Crossovers in HistoryPaul McCartney! Elvis Costello! And Sting! Obviously!
  38. quote machine
    Pot Feuds With KettleQuotes from KT Tunstall and Johnny Rotten. Plus, Dolly Parton on her plans to die!
  39. last night’s gig
    Sting Still Can’t Play Well With OthersThere comes a time when every critical rock fan must cast away her skepticism and embrace the joyous cliché of the reunion show.
  40. quote machine
    Sting Becoming More of an (Expletive) by the MinuteDane Cook, Holly Hunter, and Victoria Beckham on sweatpants.
  41. news reel
    Pete Wentz, Little Fish in Big Live Earth PondThe Fall Out Boy lead singer interviewed just after the band’s Live Earth show.
  42. quote machine
    Sting: Demoted From God of Rock to Petulant Pansy
  43. the industry
    Sting’s Lyrics to Be Book; Our 14-Year-Old Self to Buy Three Copies