WorldCat Identities

Police (Musical group)

Overview
Works: 416 works in 1,003 publications in 4 languages and 12,167 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Interviews  Motion picture music  Biography  Pictorial works  Popular music 
Roles: Performer, Musician, Originator, Composer
Classifications: M1630.18, 782.42166
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Most widely held works by Police (Musical group)
Synchronicity by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
50 editions published between 1198 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Their fifth album contains 11 tracks, including the hit single Every Breath You Take, along with other hits like Synchronicity II; Wrapped Around Your Finger; and King of Pain
Every breath you take the classics by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The very best of-- Sting & the Police by Sting ( Recording )
25 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ghost in the machine by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
36 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Police by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zenyatta Mondatta by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
39 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every breath you take the singles by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lyrics in container insert
Now that's what I call the 80s ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outlandos d'amour by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wedding singer music from the motion picture ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reggatta de blanc by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
27 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als The Police 1977 mit ihrem Debut-Album <<Outlandos d'Amour>> aufhorchen liessen, fielen sie im damaligen Trend zunächst in die Schublade Punk-Rock. Zwar hatten ihre Musik und die ersten Hits <<Roxanne>> und <<So lonely>> in der Tat eine nervöse und kantige Rauheit, doch waren Sänger und Bassist Sting, Gitarrist Andy Summers und Schlagzeuger Stewart Copeland damals bereits sehr viel versiertere Musiker als die meisten ihrer Punk-Kollegen. Zum einen hatten sie ein Flair für knackige Pop-Songs, zum andern zunehmend Lust auf vertrackte Rhythmen - allem voran auf Reggae. -- <<Reggatta de Blanc>> - der Titel ihres zweiten Albums - meinte in Pseudo-Französisch genau das: weisser Reggae - aber unüberhörbar inspiriert von Bob Marley und seinen Wailers. Dank ihrer ersten Non-Stop-Tournee standen The Police vor den Aufnahmen zu <<Reggatta de Blanc>> am idealen Schnittpunkt von Perfektion und ungestümer Kraft. -- Mit <<Message in a Bottle>> und <<Walking on the Moon>> feierten sie in England ihre ersten beiden Nummer eins Hits. Und schafften sich als super-coole, wasserstoff-blondierte Jungs die Basis für den Super-Star-Durchbruch auch in den USA mit dem Album <<Zenyatta Mondatta>> im Jahr darauf. (Quelle: http://www.drs.ch/www/de/drs/themen/musik/pop-rock-musik/4968.50-meisterwerke.html, 16.10.2008)
Now that's what I call the '80s ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sopranos [peppers and eggs : music from the HBO original series] by Various Artists ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Message in a box the complete recordings by Police (Musical group) ( Recording )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spectacle. Elvis Costello with-- ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Host Elvis Costello provides the format for iconic and influential figures to talk about music and their extraordinary work and lives. Disc 1: Sir Elton, President Bill Clinton, Tony Bennett; Disc 2: Lou Reed, Julian Schnabel, The Police, Smokey Robinson; Disc 3: Rufus Wainwright, Jakob Dylan, Jenny Lewis, She & Him, Diana Krall, Sir Elton John; Disc 4: Herbie Hancock, Kris Kristofferson, Roseanne Cash, Norah Jones, John Mellencamp, James Taylor: and Disc 5: Renee Fleming, outtakes, and more
Police complete by Police (Musical group) ( )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This music book contains every song recorded to date by the rock band "Police"
The very best of-- Sting & the Police : piano, vocal, guitar by Sting ( )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bewitched music from the motion picture ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greatest hits by Police (Musical group) ( )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CBGB : original motion picture soundtrack ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.08 for Sting and ... to 0.26 for Walking on ...)
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Alternative Names
Police (Musical group)
The Police
Languages
English (306)
German (17)
Dutch (4)
Spanish (1)
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