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Musician Sting Always Knew He Was a Singer

Sting is in a new movie, "Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets." The former bassist and lead singer of The Police has been a solo artist since the 1980's. He also acted in a number of films including "Dune" and "Quadrophenia," and appeared in a Broadway production of "Three Penny Opera." (REBROADCAST FROM 3/4/96).


Other segments from the episode on March 14, 1997

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, March 14, 1997: Obituary for LaVern Baker; Interview with Sting; Review of the film "Love Jones."


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