ON THIS DAY...
2015: Sting and Paul Simon performed at the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam, Holland.
2006: Sting was the surprise guest at a concert in Las Vegas, USA at the opening of the Red Rock Resort and Casino.
2005: Sting performed at UIC Pavilion in Chicago, USA.
2003: Craig David and Sting's 'Rise And Fall' was released. It made the #2 spot in the UK chart on its first week of release.
1996: Sting performed at the Velodrom Lluis Puig in Valencia, Spain.
1995: Sting attended a tribute show to Antonio Carlos Jobim at New York's Avery Fisher Hall, where he performed the late singer's composition 'How Insensitive'.
1993: Sting appeared on the 'Aspel' TV show in the UK where he performed 'Seven Days'.
1982: The Police performed at Meadowlands Arena in New Jersey, USA.
1978: The Police performed at the Nashville in London, England.
"The best thing about rock was its lack of rules, its celebration of fresh ideas. Well, nobody is interested in new ideas anymore. Everyone wants to remake the album that was a hit last month."