Sting

Komponist, Songtexte

Sting ist der Künstlername von Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner (geboren 2. Oktober 1951 in Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, England), einem britischen Musiker, Sänger, Bassisten und Schauspieler.

Grammy Awards

1980 The Police: 'Reggatta De Blanc,' Best Rock Instrumental Performance 

1981 The Police: 'Don't Stand So Close To Me,' Best Rock Vocal performance 

1981 The Police: 'Behind My Camel,' Best Rock Instrumental Performance  

1984 Sting: 'Every Breath You Take,' Song Of The Year 

1984 The Police: 'Every Breath You Take,' Best Pop Performance 

1984 The Police: 'Synchronicity II', Best Rock Performance 

1984 Sting: 'Brimstone and Treacle', Best Rock Instrumental Performance 

1986  Sting: 'Bring On The Night', Best Long Form Video 

1986 Sting: 'Bring on the Night', Best Male Pop Vocal Performance 

1992 'The Soul Cages,' Best Rock Song - Sting

1994 'If Ever I Lose My Faith In You,' Best Male Pop Vocal Performance - Sting

1994 Sting: Ten Summoner's Tales', Best Long Form Video Of The Year  

1994 'Ten Summoner's Tales', Best Engineered Recording - Hugh Padgham

2000 Sting and Kipper: 'Brand New Day', Best Pop Album

2000 Sting: 'Brand New Day', Best Male Pop Vocal Performance 

2001 Sting: 'She Walks This Earth (Soberana Rosa)' Best Male Pop Vocal Performance 

2004 Sting & Mary J. Blige: 'Whenever I Say Your Name', Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals

 

BMI Awards

1984 'Every Breath You Take,' Song Of The Year - Sting

1985 'Wrapped Around Your Finger,' 'King Of Pain' and 'If You Love Somebody Set Them Free,' - Sting

1986 'Fortress Around Your Heart,' - Sting

1994 'Fields of Gold,' BMI Pop Music Award - Sting

1994 'If I Ever Lose My Faith In You,' BMI Pop Music Award - Sting

1995 'If I Ever Lose My Faith In You,' BMI Most Performed Song Of The Year - Sting

1995 'If I Ever Lose My Faith In You,' BMI Most Performed College Radio Song - Sting

1998 'I'll Be Missing You/Every Breath You Take,' BMI Most Performed Song of the Year - Sting

1998 'Every Breath You Take,' BMI Award  - Sting

1998 'Fields Of Gold,' BMI Award - Sting

2000 Sting: Every Breath You Take,' BMI Award  - Sting

2000 'If I Ever Lose My Faith In You,' BMI Award 

2000 'Spirits In The Material World,' BMI Award - Sting

2001Sting:  'Brand New Day' BMI Pop Award

2001 Sting: 'Desert Rose' BMI/Robert S. Musel Crystel Award 

2002 'Emotional', Urban Award 

2005 Sting: 'Every Breath You Take,' BMI Award - 

2011 'Every Breath You Take,' BMI Songwriters Award for over Ten Million Performances - Sting

2012 Sting: 'Every Breath You Take,' BMI Songwriters Award, 'Don't Stand So Close To Me', BMI Songwriters Award , 'Message In A Bottle', If I Ever Lose My Faith In You' und 'De Do Do Do De Da Da Da', BMI Songwriters Award 

2016 Sting: 'Every Breath You Take', BMI Songwriters Award

2016 BMI Icon Award

 

Brit Awards

1982  The Police: Best Group 

1985 Outstanding Contribution to British Music - The Police

1991 Best Male Solo Artist - Sting

2002 Outstanding Contribution to British Music - Sting

 

Golden Globes

2000 Nominierung: 'My Funny Friend And Me' - Best Song

2001 Winner: 'Until'- Best Song from Kate & Leopold

2003 Nominierung: 'You Will Be My Ain True Love' - Best Song

 

Oscars

2000 Nominierung: 'My Funny Friend And Me' - Best Song

2001 Nominierung: 'Until' - Best Song from Kate & Leopold

2003 Nominierung: 'You Will Be My Ain True Love' - Best Song from Cold Mountain

 

Emmy's

2002 Winner: Sting in Tuscany: All This Time - Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program.

2002 Winner: Sting in Tuscany: All This Time - Outstanding Multi-Camera Picture Editing for a Movie, Miniseries, or Special

2004 Winner: A&E In Concert: Sting: Sacred Love: Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special

2004 Winner: A&E In Concert: Sting: Sacred Love: Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Variety Or Music Series Or Special

1998 Winner: 'Most Performed Work' for 'I'll Be Missing You/Every Breath You Take'

2002 Winner: 'International Achievement Award'

 

Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

2012 Winner: 'Best Visual Design/Aesthetic' - Sting 25 App

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