ON THIS DAY...
2014: Sting together with John Mellencamp were surprise guests at Billy Joel's performance at Madison Square Gardens in New York.
2011: Sting performed at the Colosseum at Caeser's Palace in Las Vegas, USA.
2008: Sting performed in 'Welcome to the Voice' at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris.
1996: Sting made a low-key appearance at Newcastle University, England where he held a workshop for music students, along the lines of the 'VH1 Storytellers' show.
1991: Sting performed at Whitley Bay Ice Rink in Newcastle, England. Read Review ▶.
1989: Sting appeared as Macheath in the '3 Penny Opera' at the Lunt Fontanne Theatre in New York.
1985: Sting performed at the Philipshalle in Dusseldorf, Germany.
1983: The Police performed at New Kansas Coliseum in Wichita, USA.
1980: The Police performed at the Sports Complex in Montreal, Canada.
1978: The Police performed at the Electric Ballroom in London, England. Read Review ▶
“I'm not really thinking about success in any definable way. For me, it's to keep playing and performing. I don't have to be the biggest rock star in the world. It's all a big game. The secret is in knowing you don't have to win."