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Sting
The Police 02.jpg
Sting & The Police Live at the 2007 Virgin Festival
Background information
Birth nameGordon Matthew Thomas Sumner
BornOctober 2, 1951 (1951-10-02) (age 69)
OriginWallsend, England
GenresRock
Pop
New Wave
Jazz
Classical
Occupation(s)Musician
Songwriter
Producer
Actor
InstrumentsVocals
Bass guitar
Guitar
Lute
Archlute
Pan flute
keyboards
Saxophone
Mandolin
Synclavier
Harmonica
Turkish Clarinet
Tambourine
Oboe
Hurdy-Gurdy
Spoons
Years active1974 — Present
LabelsA&M Records
Deutsche Grammophon
UMG
Associated actsThe Police
WebsiteSting
Sting-Logo.svg

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner (born October 2, 1951), better known as Sting, is an English singer and musician. He first became famous as a member of the band, The Police.