Sting and Shaggy Tour 44/876

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With an island flavor in Panama


The Cherrytree Music Company, Live Nation and Showpro today announced that after a tour of Europe and North America, Sting & Shaggy will present their dynamic and vibrant live set show to Panama City on October 19 at the Amador Convention Center.

The iconic artists will combine their bands to play songs from their collaborative album with 44876 (A & M / Interscope Records), recently released and island-flavored, and to collaborate on each one's most famous hits, such as "Every Breath You Take " "Englishman in New York", "Message In A Bottle", "It Was Not Me", "Mr Boombastic" and "Angel".

Tickets will be sold at www.ticketplus.com.pa and at authorized points of sale.

Sting and Shaggy originally teamed up to record a new song, "Do not Make Me Wait" (which debuted at # 1 on Billboard's digital reggae singles chart), as a tribute to the Caribbean sounds that influenced in both and ended up recording full album full of joy and uplifting, melodic With its title that refers to their respective phone codes (44 for the United Kingdom, Sting's birthplace and 876 for Jamaica, Shaggy's homeland), 44/876 honors the duo's deep love for Jamaica: Shaggy's birthplace, and where Sting wrote classics like "Every Breath You Take."

In addition to continuing the exploration of each reggae artist and its transcendent rhythms, songs like "Do not Make Me Wait", "Morning is Coming" and "Gotta Get Back My Baby" reveal the shared passion of Sting and Shaggy for creating timeless music that defies expectation.

On May 25, 44/876: The Remixes was released on A & M / Interscope Records, featuring an album of remixes of songs from their album by a wide range of artists, including Chris Baio of Vampire Weekend, the Brazilian duo Tropkillaz , Cherry Cherry Boom Boom (Madonna, Lady Gaga) and Grammy-winning producer Dave Audé, among others (the playlist is included below).

Sting and Shaggy will join on Tour 44/876 with Sting musicians, Dominic Miller (guitar), Josh Freese (drums) and Rufus Miller (guitar), as well as Melissa Musique (members of Shaggy's band). voices), Gene Noble (choirs) and Kevon Webster (keyboards).

The tour is produced by RZO Entertainment and promoted by Live Nation Global Touring. The show is promoted locally by Showpro.