In 2016, Sting released 57th and 9th, his first solo album of pop/rock songs in 13 years. Now, just 16 months later, he’s releasing yet another album of original material: 44/876, a collaboration with reggae/pop star Shaggy. What caused this sudden burst of creativity? “A happy accident,” Sting says.
“You can never tell when creativity’s gonna hit you,” he tells ABC Radio. “Bumping into Shaggy a year ago sparked something off in me — and in him — and so that’s the result of that happy accident. There’s no agenda, there’s no master …read more