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Sting and Robert Downey, Jr. Perform a Police Song

He'll probably never record an album of medieval lute music, but we can give Robert Downey, Jr. this much: The man can do a pretty stellar Sting impression.

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Sting Earns $2,000 a Day Because Puff Daddy Didn’t Say ‘Please’ Back in 1997

It’s safe to say that Sting never has to work again if he doesn’t want to. On top of all his income from touring and his incredibly popular back catalog, a new article reveals that he earns $730,000 a year — $2,000 a day — in royalties from only one song, ‘Every Breath You Take.’

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35 Years Ago: The Police Release Their Debut Album

When the Police's debut album came out on Nov. 2, 1978, it sounded like little else on the music landscape at the time. The band was lumped in with punk and burgeoning New Wave groups at the time, but it played a mix of reggae and rock-inspired pop with all the time-shifting complexities found in prog and jazz.

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36 Years Ago: The Police Fire Their Original Guitarist

Every loyal rock fan knows that the Police found multiplatinum success in the '80s with a lineup consisting of Sting on bass and vocals, Stewart Copeland on drums and Andy Summers on guitar. But what a lot of people don't know is that Summers wasn't the band's original guitarist.

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30 Years Ago: The Police’s ‘Synchronicity’ Album Released

For their fourth album, 1981's 'Ghost in the Machine,' the Police opened up and smoothed down their spiky punk- and reggae-inspired sound, achieving a major commercial breakthrough in the bargain. But as they proved on June 1, 1983, 'Ghost' was just the opening act for the album that would cement the band's status as one of the biggest rock groups on the planet.

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Andy Summers of the Police Calls Puff Daddy’s ‘I’ll Be Missing You’ a ‘Major Rip-Off’

Rapper Puff Daddy may be prone to, uh, "borrowing" from classic rock songs in his work, but that doesn't mean we have to like it. Police guitarist Andy Summers slammed the rap mogul in a new interview, calling his use of a sampled Summers guitar riff "the major rip-off of all time."

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Cover Of The Day- 30 Seconds To Mars Performs ‘Message In A Bottle” [VIDEO]

In this new feature, we will be featuring bands and individuals who are covering other bands or individuals. There's really no basis for the qualification, other than whether we like them or not. In this first video, Indie-Rockish 30 Seconds To Mars covers 'Message In A Bottle' by legendary band The Police. The original song is fantastic, and the cover holds up as well. Plus, Jared Leto is a super good looking dude. In a totally heterosexual way. We've gotta please the ladies that visit this site too, chu know??

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The River Remembers October 20, 1978- The Police Come to America

When one thinks of Rock and Roll, there are bands that immediately come to mind: The Beatles, Elvis, Rolling Stones, Queen, Kiss, Bette Midler, etc. But there is one band that belongs right next to them in the upper-echelon of music stardom.

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The Police – Message In A Bottle – Video Of The Day [VIDEO]

This was the first live performance of this song - even before the single was released. Cool find.

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