Sting

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Sting

Sting & The Police Live at the 2007 Virgin Festival
Background information
Birth name Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner
Born October 2, 1951 (1951-10-02) (age 63)
Origin Wallsend, England
Genres Rock
Pop
New Wave
Jazz
Classical
Occupations Musician
Songwriter
Producer
Actor
Instruments Vocals
Bass guitar
Guitar
Lute
Archlute
Pan flute
keyboards
Saxophone
Mandolin
Synclavier
Harmonica
Turkish Clarinet
Tambourine
Oboe
Hurdy-Gurdy
Spoons
Years active 1974 — Present
Labels A&M Records
Deutsche Grammophon
UMG
Associated acts The Police
Website Sting
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.