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  1. Beating the heat ... recordRead the original story

    Yesterday | Telegram

    Maybe you were gasping for air in the heat of July 6, 1983, or taking a chill pill to the tune of "Every Breath You Take," by the Police on somebody's boom box.

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  2. stage review Achieving harmony is a group effort in - The Fabulous Lipitones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... suits, the Lipitones take the stage at the nationals to perform the song Howard had always wanted to adapt: the Police's "Every Breath You Take." Though Phil earlier has rebuked his partners for their naivet - "We're not winners," he grumbled - it ...

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  3. Weird Al Yankovic Is No Clown, He's a Clone -- And A Master Businessman You Should CopyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Forbes.com

    ... stealing ideas or violating intellectual-property rights. Back in 1997, the rapper Sean "Diddy" Combs sampled the Police hit "Every Breath You Take," without asking permission, for his song "I'll Be Missing You," which won a Grammy and sold 7 ...

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  4. Top 100 greatest guitar riffs voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Music-News.com

    ... Oyster Cult Don't believe A Word Thin Lizzy Down Down Status Quo Enter Sandman Metallica Every Breath You Take The Police Eye Of The Tiger Survivor Fools Gold The Stone Roses Get Lucky Daft Punk Good Times Chic Hocus Pocus Focus How Soon Is Now? The ...

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  5. The 'Add' Chord (Triads With Extensions) [Lessons]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... these chords can be heard in many different styles of music. However, one band that stands out for their use is; The Police . They used these chords quite a lot. Check out their hits, " Every Breath You Take ," and their hit song, " Message in a ...

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  6. This Day in Music History: July 23rdRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WPLR

    ... also peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart on this day with "Pour Some Sugar on Me". 1983: The Police kicked off the North American leg of their tour in support of Synchronicity at Comiskey Park in Chicago. 1981: Billy Squier ...

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  7. On This Day in Music 7/23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | DC101

    ... Winehouse. Next up is July 23rd, 1983. On that particular day, Sting, Stuart and Andy were quite happy because The Police album Synchronicity went to #1 on the US charts! It went on to even bigger things, including winning the Grammy for Album of ...

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  8. Weird Al Has Some First World Problems To Which You Can Probably RelateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Switched

    ... variety of popular tunes from the '60s and '70s like "Hey Jude" by the Beatles and "Every Breath You Take" by the Police in polka form. Brilliantly funny. His new album also features a polka cover of Daft Punk's Get Lucky" - Joan Jett's "I Love Rock ...

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  9. This Day in Music History: July 21stRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | WPLR

    ... weeks on top of the Billboard 200 Album Chart & be certified eighteen times Platinum in September 2008. 1986: The Police began sessions to record the follow-up album to Synchronicity but soon abandon the sessions as Sting insisted on pursuing a solo ...

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  10. Top of the Charts: Magic! grabs first No. 1 with 'Rude'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... part of the Canadian band's plan. Front man and Grammy-winning songwriter Nasri built the group in the spirit of The Police, who blended pop, rock and reggae two decades ago. They also topped the charts five times (including one this week in 1983 - ...

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  11. Weird Al Strikes Again With 'Sports Song' To Say Your Team SucksRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Switched

    ... variety of popular tunes from the '60s and '70s like "Hey Jude" by the Beatles and "Every Breath You Take" by the Police in polka form. Brilliantly funny. His new album also features a polka cover of Daft Punk's Get Lucky" a Joan Jett's "I Love Rock ...

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  12. Top 10 Melodies of the 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... unexpected, sophisticated, or inventive to make this list. The classic example is "Every Breath You Take," by the Police. Would you change a note of it? No! It's a perfect melody! Is the song great? Yes! But you can't say the melody is exactly ...

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  13. Tech-Savvy Onesie Aims to Help Parents Rest EasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Re/code

    It's not every week that I get to test a technology product that reminds me of The Police song "Every Breath You Take," but this week's gadget did just that.

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  14. Vail Daily column: Taking the hint - marijuana laws and bankingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Vail Daily News

    ... It is this: The cultivation, sale and possession of marijuana is a federal crime. To paraphrase the band The Police, the feds are watching "every breath you take." Or if not exactly watching, if they did, you could - at least in theory - be in deep. ...

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  15. Sting Is Worth $300 Million, But Isn't Leaving It To His KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Forbes.com

    ... number reached by combining his tallies from his solo career and from his time in influential new wave/rock band The Police. Also, touring has earned him a large portion of that sum, even placing him and his former bandmates on top of the Forbes ...

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  16. Interpol releases first studio track from upcoming album 'El Pintor'.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Examiner.com

    ... a 'video component'), the footage cuts between the band performing the song (in a very similar lighting manner to The Police's iconic music video for "Every Breath You Take") and images of surfers riding massive waves, shot in a style that would ...

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  17. Slow Runner's Michael Flynn channels dad-rock on debut solo albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Charleston City Paper

    ... you might not guess it on a first listen. One of those tracks, "Holy Ghost," sounds more like a re-imagining of The Police's stalker-riffic 1983 hit "Every Breath You Take" than a song about being a dad. "Don't be afraid / If I lean in to whisper / ...

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  18. a Pretty Little Liarsa recap: Season 5, Episode 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Washington Post

    ... throw caution to the wind and sleep together. Interesting choice of music there, sound director. It's a cover of The Police song "Every Breath You Take," which might sound like a love song at first take, but is actually a really dark song about ...

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  19. 20 Inspirational Yoga Quotes To Help You Get Your Body Stretching And Your Mind RelaxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Medical Daily

    ... s almost like music in a way; there's no end to it." - Sting, English musician and former lead singer of the band The Police.

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  20. Sting & Paul Simon on stage in Auckland next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | NBR Newsroom

    Sting & Paul Simon, two of music's most renowned and enduring artists, will bring their critically-acclaimed On Stage Together tour to Australia and New Zealand in January next year.

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