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Hong Kong gigs

Sting announces Hong Kong date for June as part of world tour

Show at the Convention and Exhibition Centre is one of only two performances in Asia alongside Singapore event

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 05 January, 2017, 1:22pm
UPDATED : Thursday, 05 January, 2017, 1:24pm

British new wave and pop star Sting will be returning to Hong Kong for a live performance in June.

The concert at the Convention and Exhibition Centre on June 3 will be Sting’s first show in Hong Kong since his “Back to Bass” tour called at the end of 2012.

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Sting, the former frontman of The Police who went on to a hugely successful solo career, will launch the “57th & 9th” tour – named after his latest album – in Vancouver on February 1. The Hong Kong show will be the tour’s only Asian date apart from a concert in Singapore on May 28.

Tickets go on sale on January 13; prices and vendors have yet to be confirmed.