Sting & Shaggy performing at the Queen's 92nd birthday concert...

March 21, 2018

A night of music and song to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s 92nd Birthday. 

A fun and vibrant evening of contemporary hits, songs from classic musicals, unique collaborations and stars from around the Commonwealth including Sir Tom Jones, Kylie Minogue, Craig David, Anne Marie, Shawn Mendes, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Sting & Shaggy, plus more to be announced.
The Queen’s Birthday Party promises something for all the family.
This show will be filmed and broadcast live on BBC One and BBC Radio 2.
Ticket are on sale now from the Royal Albert Hall.


Mar 20, 2018

Rock musician Sting tonight expressed his pride at being able to return to his roots for the staging of his Geordie musical The Last Ship. The Grammy-winning star spoke as some of TV and music’s biggest names arrived at a glittering, red carpet event to attend a special, gala performance of his play at Newcastle’s Northern Stage...

Mar 19, 2018

“When I see a film of a ship being launched, for some reason I tear up,” says Sting. “I can’t explain why. There’s something about the profound, symbolic nature of a ship which is deeply rooted within me.” The son of Tyneside fought against his roots for many years, putting thousands of miles between his Wallsend childhood and his multi-millionaire superstar life as an Englishman in New York...