Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Sting, Ziggy Marley and Damien Marley came together in a tribute that featured Mars’ “Locked Out Of Heaven,” The Police’s “Walking On The Moon” and the late Marley’s “Could You Be Loved.
NBC has announced that many of its networks, including Bravo, MSNBC and USA, will air a benefit concert for the victims of Hurricane Sandy on Friday at 8 p.m. EST. The announcement of the special broadcast, Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together, came on Thursday’s Today show.
Sting has been a staple on light radio since his solo ventures in the 1980s, stepping away from the New Wave sound of his critically acclaimed band, The Police. So after a year of touring with his former bandmates, the release of his latest solo album, Symphonicities was, not surprisingly, the antithesis of what The Police once stood for.