Click HERE to purchase tickets to Jack's 11th Show feat. Jane's Addiction, The Cult, Garbage, Violent Femmes, and Everlast with House of Pain!

Sting To Perform At The GRAMMYS (Again)

Sting has just been added to the long list of performers at the GRAMMYS.  The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, who hasn’t released a new album since 2009’s If On A Winter’s Night…, will hit the stage in a collaborative performance that will feature a pair of hitmakers from a younger generation, Bruno Mars and Rihanna. There are no details on what the trio will sing, although Mars’ music — like Sting’s when he fronted the Police —  often has a reggae influence, as does Rihanna’s.

Sting has played the GRAMMYS a number of times in recent years. In 2007, The Police not only kicked off their reunion tour with a performance of “Roxanne,” but opened the night’s show. Three years earlier, Sting performed that same song with reggae singer Sean Paul.  On that same night, Sting also performed The Beatles’ “I Saw Her Standing There” with Dave Matthews, country singer Vince Gill and hip-hop superstar Pharrell Williams on drums. And in 2001, Sting and Algerian singer Cheb Mami performed their hit “Desert Rose.” 

The GRAMMYS air February 10 on CBS. 

Brian Ives, Radio.com

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 93.1 Jack FM

Best Of Los Angeles
JACKtivites
Flashback Lunch

Listen Live