Best Sting Songs

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, he was lead singer and bassist of The Police.

The Top Ten

1 Desert Rose Desert Rose

Nice song, it has a real good feeling to it. Listening to it makes me feel all tingly inside

Amazing oriental mix with a vivacious western voice... Desert Rose is one of the most Epic/for all generations song, that will stay through history as one of the finest.

His most beautiful song - interestingly, fearing a video would not get airplay they decided to make it a car commercial.

Love it so damn much. So catchy a beat. The world genre feel to it makes it a must listen.

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2 Fields of Gold Fields of Gold

The fact that Desert Rose is voted as the number 1 song here clearly means that most voters haven't heard much else

If someone asked me what my favourite song is I would answer Fields of Gold as soon as he or she finished asking the question

Best song ever! Beautiful melody

I couldn't believe Desert Rose was in the #1 position either. It wouldn't even make my top ten. This is his best solo song.

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3 Shape of My Heart Shape of My Heart

Its beauty is beyond words... Never tire listening to this song... The most played song on my ipod. )).. Simply has to be number 1

Included on the "Leon"(1994) blockbuster - MatrixGuy

One of my personal favorites overall. Excellent song! Could hear it all day long, never get tired of it.

Is the best sing I ever heared!
Please come in Romania to hear you alive!

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4 Englishman in New York Englishman in New York

Magical and brave. I absolutely love it. However, I would have voted for the haunting, stalkerish Every Breath You Take - one of the most sinister pop songs ever written - but presumably it's not there as he wrote it as part of The Police.

The song that always make me feel better after hear that.

Without any reason, this song makes me feel so different. I'm not English, but I feel like English. I'm not in New York, but I feel like I am in New York. Gratitıde to Sting for this song. It will keep it's place inside me, always.

Genius, sting! That's all.

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5 Moon over Bourbon Street Moon over Bourbon Street
6 Fortress Around Your Heart Fortress Around Your Heart

Trying to take down a womans wall around her heart...may he indeed build a bridge to her heart again

/a wonderful song which isn't often heard. I especially liked the video of it!

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7 Children's Crusade Children's Crusade
8 Russians Russians

Haunting and whole. Great piece-

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9 We Work the Black Seam We Work the Black Seam

Simply beautiful and peaceful Song! It reminds me of documentaries about people in poor countries working their hands off to get through life. Also in rich European Countries People fear to lose their Jobs. Pretty messed up to be dependent to money.

10 Fragile Fragile

Fantastic Guitar Sound, this songs make feel to be in the Heart of the nature, I would like when Sting would perform this Song with Alicia Keys

Simply the best Song he has ever written, haunting and beautiful.

I always listening this evferytime get bad mood and miracely all anger gone...

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The Contenders

11 If You Love Somebody Set Them Free If You Love Somebody Set Them Free

It is poppy and very sexy for the 80's

12 Love Is the Seventh Wave Love Is the Seventh Wave
13 If I Ever Lose My Faith In You If I Ever Lose My Faith In You

Here "you" may refer to anyone ranging from god, mother, father to your lover
Anyone you believe in & don't wanna lose faith in, all beautifully accompanying with equally lovely music... !

This song is excellent and deserves a spot in the top 5.

This is the best song in his entire career, both solo AND with the police

14 Brand New Day Brand New Day

A brilliant, jazzy, uplifting ode to having hope. Definitely my favorite Sting song! If you're having trouble getting through a tough day, or even just getting out of bed, this song will put a spring in your step.

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15 All This Time All This Time
16 A Thousand Years A Thousand Years

In my opinion it's one of the best songs of sting. This song have a magical atmosphere, it's so amazing song because of excellent music, nice voice, fantastic lyrics...

Oh what lyrics, what melody, what voice. This can't be a song it is a magic spell.

I have listened to this song 1,000 times at least and can listen 1,000 more!

Divine song, my favourite sting song

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17 Seven Days Seven Days

I love the song it is the best thing ever

18 It's Probably Me It's Probably Me
19 Love is Stronger Than Justice Love is Stronger Than Justice
20 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
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List StatsUpdated 20 Jan 2017

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40 listings
5 years, 245 days old

Top Remixes (5)

1. Fortress Around Your Heart
2. Children's Crusade
3. Moon over Bourbon Street
1. Moon over Bourbon Street
2. Englishman in New York
3. Children's Crusade
1. Seven Days
2. Desert Rose
3. All This Time

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