Celebrated Name: Sting
Real Name/Full Name: Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner
Gender: Male
Age: 72 years old
Birth Date: 2 October 1951
Birth Place: Wallsend, United Kingdom
Nationality: British
Height: 1.80 m
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Trudie Styler (m. 1992), Frances Tomelty (m. 1976–1984)
Children: Yes (Eliot Paulina Sumner, Joe Sumner, Giacomo Sumner, Fuchsia Sumner, Jake Sumner, Mickey Sumner)
Profession: Musician and actor
Net Worth in 2024: $450 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Sting is a British music star who is one of the famous and most successful musicians in Britain. His real name is Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner, and sting is his stage name. He has a long journey in the world of music. In his 50 years career, he got almost 47 awards and was nominated for almost 111 awards. He is a lead singer, songwriter, musician, and actor. Sting has sung almost all types of songs.

Maybe you know about Sting very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Sting’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Sting is a lead singer, songwriter, musician, and actor. His full name is Gordon Matthew Thomas summer. Sting was born on 2 October 1951 in England. He is a well-educated person. In addition, he has worked as a teacher at Paul middle school in Cramlington. Sting joined the northern college of education from 1971-1974.

Personal Life

Sting married two times and had six children, two from the first wife, and four Childs from his second wife. String get married to actress Frances Tomelty from Northern Ireland on 1st May 1976. However, he gave divorce to Frances in 1984. Joseph and Fuchsia Katherine are two Childs by the first wife.

He married almost eight years later of his divorced year, with actress and producer Trudie Styler. He married Trudie on 22 August 1992. Also, from this wife, he has four Childs. Sting’s parents died in the 1980s from cancer. He has two sisters and one brother.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 2 October 1951, Sting is 72 years old as of today’s date 19th May 2024. His height is 1.80 m. Tall, and weight is 80 kg.


Sting started his professional career as a high school teacher. After two years, he left school job and decided to make a singer. Its music career started in 1977. He made a band name “The police” with other companions. With the police sting made one of the best selling artists of the world.

From 1977-1986 he worked as the policeman. In January 1977, Sting moved from Newcastle to London and joined Henry Padovani and Stewart Copeland. In just five years, from 1977-1982, they had UK chart-topping albums. In this duration, the six Grammy awards and two Brit awards for the best group.

Sting started his solo career in 1985 with a new album, “The dream of the blue turtles,” featured jazz musicians including Darryl Jones, Branford Marsalis, and Omar Hakim. “If you love somebody set them free” was the famous song of this album.

After the first album, he released many famous albums such as Nothing like the sun, The soul cages, ten Summoner’s tales, mercury falling, brand new day, sacred love, songs from the Labyrinth, if on a winter’s night, Symphonicities, the last ship, 57th & 9th.

He has hosted a famous comedy show “Saturday night live” and performed in films such as Dune, plenty, bride, storm Monday, The Grotesque. Besides this, he has written many books and has worked in theater. His estimated net worth is $300 million.

Awards & achievements:

In 50 years career, he has won dozens of awards, including grammar awards. He nominated three times for Oscar awards, but unfortunately, he did not get it. In his 32 years career, he has claimed almost 47 awards and was nominated for 111 awards. He has its achievements as an actor and songwriter, but most of his awards for his music performance. Some famous awards list is given below.

• He has won 17 Grammy awards, individually or with the band “the police.”
• Sting got an American music award, “award of merit” in 2016.
• He won the David Angell humanization award in 2004.
• Century award in 2003
• Brit awards in 1988, 1994, and 2002.
• Billboard music award in 2003
• Golden Globe award in 2002
• Sting has won the iron novella award seven times in his career.
Besides this, he has won many famous awards for his singing and songwriting qualities.

Net Worth & Salary of Sting in 2024

Sting Net Worth
Sting Net Worth

As of May 2024, Sting is a British musician who has an estimated net worth of $450 million. He is one of the famous and most successful musicians of the British. He has a lot of property in England and America. In his 50 years career span, he won almost 47 awards, including a 17-time Grammy award and nominated for almost 111 awards.

His main source of income is its music, but he has also collected huge money from his musical movies. In its long career, he got dozens of awards, including grammar awards. He nominated three times for Oscar awards, but unfortunately, he did not get it.

Sting is a famous solo singer, Songwriter, and actor in England. In the long career, he has won dozens of awards, including Grammy award. He nominated three times for Oscar awards, but unfortunately, he did not get it. Besides the Oscar award, he has won almost all types of music awards. Sting has much interest in social work. He is working with different human rights organizations.



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