He’s one of the most established and iconic music artists of recent times, with a career that has spanned several decades. Having first shot to fame as lead song-writer and bassist with The Police, he’s since had impressive solo career, and now, Sting is back to delight UK audiences once again.

The star, whose real name is Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, will play three headline shows next month, one in Manchester and two in London, as part of his current 57th & 9th tour, in support of his latest album which was released last year.

The tour kicked off last month in Vancouver and heads to the UK for a show at the 02 Apollo in Manchester on April 7th followed by two shows at the Hammersmith Apollo in London on the 9th and 10th. Support on the tour comes from singer-songwriter Joe Sumner and The Last Bandoleros who hail from San Antonio.

Check out Sting’s latest track “50,000” below and for more information on the tour, visit his website, give his page a like on Facebook or follow him on Twitter. His album 57th & 9th is available now on iTunes. Header photo credit: Eric Ryan Anderson.

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Following the release of Taylor Swift’s unanimously critically-acclaimed U.K. #1 album, reputation, the ten-time GRAMMY award winner has today announced the U.K. & Ireland dates for Taylor Swift’s reputation Stadium Tour.  

Taylor Swift’s reputation Stadium Tour is set to arrive in Dublin, Manchester and London. Tickets go on-sale to the general-public Friday 1 December 2017. Subscribers of will have access to purchase tickets in advance beginning Wednesday 29th November.

Taylor Swift’s reputation Stadium Tour is produced and promoted by Live Nation and S.J.M. Concerts in the UK, MCD in Ireland, and the Messina Touring Group (MTG) and AEG Presents in North America. General ticketing and on-sale information is currently available at


8 June 2018 Manchester Etihad Stadium
15 June 2018 Dublin    Croke Park
22 June 2018 London    Wembley Stadium

Taylor Swift’s critically acclaimed sixth studio album, reputation, topped iTunes album charts in 111 countries and debuted at no.1 on the Official UK Albums Charts, the Official Irish Albums Charts and the Billboard 200 album chart. Selling over 1.29 million copies in the U.S. week of release, it is the highest selling album there this year. Taylor is the only artist in history to have four albums selling over one million copies in their first week of release in the U.S. (2010’s Speak Now, 2012’s RED, 2014’s 1989 and 2017’s reputation).

Taylor Swift’s chart-topping first single, “Look What You Made Me Do,” from her sixth album, reputation, broke multiple records within hours of its release. With over 10 million streams, it is the most-streamed song in a one-day period ever, the lyric video for “Look What You Made Me Do” broke the standing record with over 19 million views, while the music video shattered the original most viewed video (28 million) record with 43.2 million views in only 24 hours. 

Taylor is a ten-time GRAMMY winner, a singer, songwriter, musician and producer.  She is the youngest person in history to win the music industry’s highest honour, The GRAMMY Award for Album of the Year and she is the first female solo artist to win this prestigious award twice. Rolling Stone listed Taylor as one of the 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time. Time magazine has named her one the of the 100 Most Influential People in the world and one of only eight candidates for their most prestigious honour, 2014 Person of the Year. A Brit and Emmy award winner, Taylor is Billboard’s youngest-ever Woman of the Year and the only artist to have been awarded this honour twice.


Following only 3 Days in the ‘I’m a Celeb’ YouTuber Jack Maynard has been removed from the Australian Jungle. Hosts Ant and Dec confirmed the news and an ITV Spokesperson said;

 “Due to circumstances outside camp Jack has had to withdraw from the show.”

The news of Jack’s premature exit from the show comes after a number of homophobic and racist tweets surfaced from the YouTuber’s Twitter account earlier this week.

Two New Celebrities are being Helicoptered in as we speak with former Scottish Labour leader Kesia Dugdale and Iain Lee due in the jungle tomorrow.