Sting joins Dermot O’Leary for 'Reel Stories' an in-depth interview on 11 December...

November 23, 2021

The multi-award winning artist, Sting, joins Dermot O’Leary for an in-depth interview about his remarkable life and career, in the latest edition of Reel Stories for BBC Two. The programme, to be broadcast on 11 December at 9.25pm, will see Dermot and Sting settle down in a cinema to relive some of Sting’s most famous performances and interviews from over the years from his first TV appearance on the BBC's The Old Grey Whistle Test in 1978, to performing at Live Aid in 1985 and his reunion tour with the Police in 2007.


The show will then be followed by 'Sting: When The Last Ship Sails' in which Sting performs songs from his album The Last Ship in an intimate performance recorded in 2013 at the Public Theatre, New York. The music was inspired by the shipbuilding community of Wallsend in north-east England, where the former Police frontman was born and raised, and forms part of his Broadway musical. The concert also features an appearance by actor and singer Jimmy Nail.



Nov 22, 2021

The former Police man's 14th solo album shows where Ed Sheeran and Adele might be in a few decades' time – if they're lucky. It is a brave or foolish pop star who puts out their new album the same week as the return of Adele. The British chanteuse is set to sweep all before her, as her much-heralded new release arrives today to challenge Coldplay, Ed Sheeran and Abba for the all-important Christmas sales top spot. So spare a thought for former Police-man Sting, in danger of becoming the forgotten superstar as he unveils a 14th solo album of impeccable songcraft, sublime musicianship and soulfully sensual vocals...

Nov 22, 2021

Sting has teamed up with Australian violinist Ray Chen for a new track called "What Could Have Been". This new collaboration is part of the soundtrack for Arcane, Netflix's new series based on the League of Legends video game; the first three episodes of the series premiered on November 6, with additional episodes releasing on November 13 and 20. Listen here...