Sting Announces Vegas Residency

"A compendium of Sting’s songs with dynamic, visual references"
Sting and Shaggy perform during their 44/876 Tour
Photo credit © Ralph Freso/Special for The Republic
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Vegas visitors who want a take a break from gambling or lounging by a pool have an increasing amount of live entertainment options. Sting is the latest artist with mass appeal to announce a residency in Sin City - joining Journey, The Eagles and others,

My Songs, named after Sting's forthcoming album, will begin a 16-show run at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in 2020. Sting will perform 8 shows between May 22nd and June 6th, and 8 more between August 15th and September 2nd of next year.

“The show will present a compendium of Sting’s songs with dynamic, visual references to some of his most iconic videos and inspirations,” a press release stated.

In the meantime, Sting will release new music on May 24th. My Songs will be a collection of his biggest hits with a contemporary focus. “Roxanne,” “Message In A Bottle,” and “Every Breath You Take” are among the Police songs that will be included. Solo standards like “Desert Rose” have already seen the light of day.