On May 24, Sting will release My Songs, an album of re-imagined songs from throughout his days with the Police. Almost exactly a year later, the iconic singer will also begin a special residency at the Colosseum at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, it was announced on Wednesday.
My Songs — The Las Vegas Residency will serve as an accompaniment to the album, and per his official news release it’s going to be a special event for fans:
The show will present a compendium of Sting’s songs with dynamic, visual references to some of his most iconic videos and inspirations.
I’m thrilled to announce that my brand new Las Vegas residency “Sting: My Songs” will be opening at the legendary Caesars Colosseum in May of 2020! For all dates, presale and on sale info, VIP info and ticket options, visit https://t.co/lIZBYa3KNx! pic.twitter.com/PhevdvhLAD
— Sting (@OfficialSting) April 24, 2019
As for ticketing and dates of the announced run of shows:
General ticket prices begin at $59, and a limited number of VIP meet & greet packages are also available for each show. All tickets and packages can be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com/stingvegas or in-person at The Colosseum box office. All shows begin at 8pm.
The 16 performances going on sale are:
May 2020: 22, 23, 27, 29, 30
June 2020: 3, 5, 6
Aug. 2020: 15, 19, 21, 22, 26, 28, 29
Sept. 2020: 2
Seems safe to assume that the Las Vegas shows will feature a mix of solo material and Police classics.
Sting recently previewed the My Songs album with a new take on his solo hit “Brand New Day”:
And “Demolition Man”:
Here’s the album’s track listing:
“Brand New Day”
“If You Love Somebody Set Them Free”
“Every Breath You Take”
“Can’t Stand Losing You”
“Fields of Gold”
“Shape of My Heart”
“Message in a Bottle”
“Walking on the Moon”
“Englishman in New York”
“If I Ever Lose My Faith in You”