Sting Announces New Album, ‘Duets’


Sting will release a new album called "Duets," featuring a range of his collaborations on Nov. 27.

Sing “Duets” album cover – Story by Scarlett Hunter

Sting will release a new album called “Duets,” featuring a range of his collaborations on Nov. 27

Seventeen-time Grammy Award winner Sting will release a new album, called “Duets,” on Nov. 27. As the title implies, the album is packed with duets, featuring Sting sharing the mic with musicians spanning the genres.

“Duets” will feature a handful of Sting’s previously-recorded collaborations with Mary J. Blige, Herbie Hancock, Eric Clapton, Annie Lennox, Charles Aznavour, Mylène Farmer, Shaggy, Melody Gardot, Gashi and more. The album also features a new song, called “September, featuring with Italy’s Zucchero, which was produced by Sting and mixed by four-time Grammy Award winner Robert Orton. View the full track for “Duets” list below.

Guénaël “GG” Geay and Martin Kierszenbaum executive produced and A&R’d “Duets,” and Gene Grimaldi mastered the album at Oasis Mastering in Los Angeles.

In addition to the digital and CD releasing hitting stores on Nov. 27, a vinyl LP edition of “Duets” also be available on Dec. 18. Pre-orders are available here.

Sting’s “Duets” Standard Track List:

1. Little Something with Melody Gardot
2. It’s Probably Me with Eric Clapton
3. Stolen Car with Mylène Farmer
4. Desert Rose with Cheb Mami
5. Rise & Fall with Craig David
6. Whenever I Say Your Name with Mary J. Blige
7. Don’t Make Me Wait with Shaggy
8. Reste with GIMS
9. We’ll Be Together with Annie Lennox
10. L’amour C’est Comme Un Jour with Charles Aznavour
11. My Funny Valentine with Herbie Hancock
12. Fragile with Julio Iglesias
13. Mama with Gashi
14. September with Zucchero
15. Practical Arrangement with Jo Lawry
16. None Of Us Are Free with Sam Moore
17. In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning with Chris Botti



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