Does Sting have depression?
English rock star, Sting, has been outspoken regarding his battles with bipolar disorder. He’s also participated in events raising awareness about the disease. Looking back at his time as frontman of the band Police, he noted, “I was suicidal. … I was manic-depressive and I just wasn’t chemically balanced enough.”
What happened to stings parents?
His parents died young, and Sting skipped their funerals, blaming touring responsibilities, but now knows it was a mistake. Still, he hasn’t exactly made his peace with the end.
What is Sting up to these days?
With a new album, audio memoir and coming residency in Las Vegas, he puts life — and art — in perspective. En español | It’s been 37 years since Sting left The Police at the peak of the new wave trio’s success, but he’s continued as a solo artist to play exceedingly well with others.
Why is Sting so important?
Sting is widely known for his time spent as the public face of two major American professional wrestling promotions: the now-defunct World Championship Wrestling (WCW), which was bought by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE) in 2001, and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA, now Impact Wrestling).
What happened to Sting’s first wife?
They met on the set of a rock-musical called Rock Nativity. She played the Virgin Mary; he played in the band. They have two children together, Joseph and Kate. Tomelty and Sting divorced in 1984 following Sting’s affair with actress Trudie Styler.
What does the Elvish on Sting say?
In The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, engraved on the blade are Sindarin letters that read phonetically, Maegnas aen estar nin dagnir in yngyl im. Translated they read, Sting is my name; I am the spider’s bane.
What did Sting teach?
Future Police frontman Gordon Sumner, better known as Sting, taught elementary English from 1974 to 1976 at St. Paul’s First School in Northeastern English town of Cramlington.
Why did Sting and Frances break up?
She played the Virgin Mary; he played in the band. They have two children together, Joseph and Kate. Tomelty and Sting divorced in 1984 following Sting’s affair with actress Trudie Styler.