ON THIS DAY...
2017: Sting performed at the Sala Polivalenta in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. More ▶
2012: Sting was a guest performer at the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity's Arts Gala at New York's Public Library where Tom Hanks was honoured.
2010: Sting was a guest presenter and performer at the annual Echo Classic awards in Essen, Germany. Accomapnied by the Essen Philharmonic Orchestra he performed 'Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic'.
2004: Sting performed at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada. More ▶
1987: Sting appeared on 'Saturday Night Live' in the US, appearing in a sketch and performing two numbers 'We'll Be Together' and 'Little Wing'.
1985: Sting performed at the Hollywood Sportatorium in Miami, USA. More ▶
1979: The Police performed at the Nashville in London, England.
1977: The Police performed at the Melkweg in Amsterdam, Holland.
"My job as a musician is very different from that of a prose writer - which I don't ever see myself being - because my job is to miniaturize. I take a big subject like love and make it small, where a writer takes a small subject and must make it bigger."