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Sting Net Worth 2023 | Salary | House | Cars | Biography

$ 300 Million

Sting Net Worth: Sting is an extraordinarily successful British musician and philanthropist with a net worth of $300 million. Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner better known as Sting was the lead singer of the famous rock band The Police. With a career spanning over 30 years and more than a dozen solo albums, which have sold over 100 million units worldwide, Sting is perhaps the most successful solo artist in history.

Sting, secluded himself from the band when The Police was at the peak of their popularity in 1984 and established himself as a solo artist. He worked in a variety of musical styles throughout his career, incorporating distinct elements of jazz, reggae, classical, new age, and worldbeat into his music.

Check out the below article to know the complete information regarding Sting Networth, His Salary, Houses, Cars, and his other Investments details. Check out the net worth of these two other famous lead singers: Cher and Madonna.

Sting performs in concert during day three of KAABOO Texas at AT&T Stadium on May 12, 2019 in Arlington, Texas.

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Sting Net Worth 2023 @ $ 300 Million

Sting is an extraordinarily successful British musician and philanthropist who has a net worth of $300 million. For the last few years, Sting has been earning an astounding $730,000 each year just from the royalties of his songs.

Sting House & Property (where does Sting live now and what does he drive?)

Sting owns a 900-acre estate for years in Florence which is one of the most beautiful cities in Italy and the center of the Italian Renaissance. Around 15 people work on the estate, bought by Sting in 1997, which lies south-east of Florence.

Front view of Sting's 900 acre home in Italy

Sting’s Known Cars:

As a celebrated environmentalist, it’s unsurprising that the stylish singer owns a classy Toyota Prius and has been seen many times riding this beautiful MUV.  This is Toyota’s gasoline-electric hybrid vehicle with stellar fuel economy, relatively uncompromised driving.

 

Earnings & Financial Data:

Reported Career Earnings and AssetsYearEarnings
The current value of his London home that overlooks St. James Park2014$15,000,000
Symphonicities (over 600,000 copies sold worldwide)2010$600,000
 from his album If on a Winter’s Night… (certified platinum by IFPI-SWI and gold by RIAA, BVMI, and SNEP)2009$670,000
Value of his 15 Central Park West apartment2008$26,500,000
from his album Songs from the Labyrinth (certified gold by BVMI)2006$100,000
 from his album Sacred Love (certified platinum by RIAA and IFPI-SWI, and gold by BPI, SNEP, BVMI, and NVPI)2003$1,295,000
 from his live album …All This Time (certified gold by RIAA, BPI, IFPI-AUT, SNEP, BVMI, NVPI, and IFPI-SWI)2001$893,000

Sting Biography | Wiki

His early life

Sting was born Gordon Matthew Sumner on 2 October 1951 in Wallsend, North Tyneside,  England, the eldest of four children of Audrey (Cowell), a hairdresser, and Ernest Matthew Sumner, an engineer, and milkman. He received his name from a striped sweater he wore which looked like a bee. He grew up in the turmoil of the ship-building industry and wanted to become a musician very early.

Music was his calling

He played cruise ships, backing strippers in cabarets, and developed a love for the bass guitar. Having played in jazz/rock bands like “Last Exit” and other various groups, including a Dixieland jazz group, he settled down with Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers for a decade-long tenure with the smashing rock trio, The Police.

In 1984, he went on to record solo albums and holds a reputation as one of the most literate songwriters and talented musicians in the world. He has also delved into acting, having starred in such films as Quadrophenia (1979), Radio On (1979), Plenty (1985), Julia and Julia (1987) (aka Julia and Julia), Dune (1984), Bring on the Night (1985) (a documentary about the formation of his Blue Turtles jazz group), most recently, Gentlemen Don’t Eat Poets (1995), where he plays a bisexual, conniving butler.

He received an honorary Doctorate of Music degree from Northumbria University in October 1992, and from Berklee College of Music in May 1994. He plays guitar, bass guitar, mandolin, piano, harmonica, saxophone, and pan-flute, and he gave a name to his bass (Brian).

His personal life

Sting is married to film producer Trudie Styler and has six children with Trudie and ex-wife, actress Frances Tomelty. Sting owns a Jacobian castle in Wiltshire, which he calls “Lake House”, where he records his albums, as well as a place in London, an apartment in New York, a place on the beach in Malibu, California, and a Renaissance Florentine Villa called “Palagio” in Figline Valdarno, Tuscany, Italy. Along with his wife Trudie and a Brazilian Indian, he started the Rainforest Foundation in 1989 to help save rain forests.

Sting married actress Frances Tomelty from Northern Ireland, on 1 May 1976. Before they divorced in 1984, they had two children: Joseph (born 23 November 1976) and Fuchsia Katherine (“Kate”, born 17 April 1982). In 1980, Sting became a tax exile[121][122][123] in Galway in Ireland. In 1982, after the birth of his second child, he separated from Tomelty and began living with actress and film producer Trudie Styler.

The couple married on 22 August 1992 in an eleventh-century chapel in Wiltshire, south-west England.[124] Sting and Styler have four children: Brigitte Michael (“Mickey”, born 19 January 1984), Jake (born 24 May 1985), Eliot Pauline (nicknamed Coco”, born 30 July 1990), and Giacomo Luke (born 17 December 1995). Coco is a singer who now goes by the name Eliot Sumner, and was formerly the founder and lead singer of the group I Blame Coco. Giacomo Luke is the inspiration behind the name of Kentucky Derby-winning horse Giacomo.

BioData of Sting:

  • Source of Wealth: Music
  • Birth Place: Wallsend, England, United Kingdom
  • Height: 6′ 0″ (1.83 m)
  • Marital Status: Married (Trudie Styler)
  • Full Name: Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner
  • Nationality: British
  • Date of Birth: October 2, 1951
  • Ethnicity: English-Irish
  • Occupation: Musician, Singer-Songwriter, Producer
  • Education: Northern Counties College of Education, St Cuthbert’s Grammar School
  • Children: 6 (Eliot Paulina, Fuchsia, Mickey, Giacomo, Joe, Jake)

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