Who is Gordon Matthew Thomas and what is his net worth 2018? Gordon Matthew Thomas mostly called by other name that is Sting is one of the most extraordinary multi-talented English musician. He was the former member of all-time best music band “The Police”, after living that band he get accolade in working as solo artist. He received plenty of awards as a solo musician. Currently, he performing in numerous stage shows and running a YouTube channel with 348 million views which contribute in raising his net worth.
Better known for his stage name Sting, Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, CBE was born on 2 October 1951 in Wallsend, Northumberland, England. He is an English musician with multi-talent such as singer, songwriter as well as actor. He attended St Cuthbert’s Grammar School in Newcastle upon Tyne and later joined Northern Counties College of Education (now Northumbria University) from 1971 to 1974 and qualified as a teacher.
Sting started his musical journey in 1971 and perform in genres like rock, pop, new wave, jazz and world. He was also associate with new wave rock band The Police. He got married with Frances Tomelty, a Northern Irish actress in the year 1976 but unfortunately got separated in 1984. He then remarried with Trudie Styler, an English actress, film producer and director in the year 1992 and living a happy life now with his six child. Sting’s His solo album “The Dream of the Blue Turtles” released on 1985 which is remarkable hit of that time. Now, he worked as a philanthropist and run a YouTube channel also.
Gordon Matthew Thomas that is Sting started his musical career in 1971 when he studied in college. After getting popularity in his music style, in 1977 he joined “The Police” band where he was the principal songwriter, lead singer as well as bassist. He performed with The Police for seven year before launching himself as a solo artist in the year 1985.
His first solo album, “The Dream of the Blue Turtles” which got remarkable popularity and this album also received Grammy nominations for Album of the Year, Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Best Jazz Instrumental Performance, and Best Engineered Recording. Sting generated more than ten solo albums for his fans, top of the line albums are The Dream of the Blue Turtles (1985), The Soul Cages (1991), Mercury Falling (1996), Brand New Day (1999), The Last Ship (2013), 57th & 9th (2016).
Simultaneously, Sting has also ventured into acting and perform numerous roles in film, television and radio. Also he worked as a philanthropist activist and sometime even perform in his YouTube channel nowadays.
Sting receive numerous awards due to his mind-blowing talent. In 1991, he released album, “The Soul Cages” which included “All This Time”, and the Grammy-winning title track. In 1999, Sting’s album “Brand New Day” included the Top 40 hits “Brand New Day” and “Desert Rose” and won Grammy Awards for Brand New Day song in the year 2000.
Sting won another Grammy for “She Walks This Earth (Soberana Rosa)” on A Love Affair: The Music Of Ivan Lins in the year 2001 which is back to back remarkable achievement. In 2002, he won a Golden Globe Award for “Until…” from the film Kate and Leopold. Time magazine named Sting one of the 100 most influential people in the world in the year 2011. In 2017, Sting was announced as the joint winner of the Polar Music Prize.
Gordon Matthew Thomas Net Worth
Stings net worth is more than $330 million due to his remarkable achievement in musical industry. His stage performance in various country also support this hefty net worth. Due to his fans accolades he now reached to this position where he included in the list of top guys with hefty net worth. His philanthropic activity and YouTube channel also contribute in raising this multi-talented musician net worth.
Gordon Matthew Thomas gains fans attention due to his remarkable voice in several genres. We hope from his to release more album in the upcoming years and wish him to become wealthier to help other as a philanthropist.