NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cherrytree/A&M Records/Universal Music Group is pleased to announce STING: THE BEST OF 25 YEARS, slated for release on October 18, 2011. Featuring 12 remastered tracks, including several remixes and newly unearthed live recordings, selections for this compilation represent a diverse cross section of Sting's enduring solo career.
Highlights include the No. 1 hits "If You Love Somebody Set Them Free" and "All This Time," as well as Grammy® winners "If I Ever Lose My Faith In You" and "Whenever I Say Your Name" featuring Mary J. Blige. The CD also includes a new mix of "Never Coming Home" as well as previously unreleased live versions of "Message In A Bottle," "Demolition Man" and "Heavy Cloud No Rain" (full track listing included below).
STING: THE BEST OF 25 YEARS was produced by Rob Mathes and Executive Produced by Sting's longtime manager, Kathryn Schenker.
Also recently announced, Sting: 25 Years, the definitive box set, will be released on September 27, 2011. This consummate collection contains three comprehensive CDs personally curated by Sting, as well as a DVD, Rough, Raw & Unreleased: Live at Irving Plaza, featuring previously unreleased live concert footage filmed at New York City's Irving Plaza. The discs are housed in a beautiful, hardcover book containing rare photos, complete lyrics, and newly written commentary by Sting.
Embodying the highlights and rarities of his illustrious solo career, STING: THE BEST OF 25 YEARS and Sting: 25 Years (3 CD/1 DVD box set) celebrate the distinctive work of one of the world's most dynamic artists.
- If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
- We'll Be Together
- All This Time
- If I Ever Lose My Faith In You
- Fields Of Gold
- Desert Rose
- Whenever I Say Your Name
- Never Coming Home
- Message In A Bottle (Live)
- Demolition Man (Live)
- Heavy Cloud No Rain (Live)
SOURCE Universal Music Enterprises