STING WHEN YOU’RE WINNING

The soul newcomer is supporting the veteran former Police star...

Soul sensation JILL SCOTT is set to support STING on his forthcoming US tour.

Scott is going from strength to strength, despite not scooping the Best Newcomer or Best Female gongs at this year’s Grammy Awards last month.

Following her recent well-received, tour with Bad Boy Records’ Carl Thomas, Jill has confirmed that she will now be supporting the former Police star on tour.

Stinghas already shown a commitment to urban music when he gave Puff Daddy permission to use The Police’s classic track ‘Every Breath You Take’ for Puffy’s posthumous tribute to The Notorious BIG, ‘I’ll Be Missing You’. Their shared dates are as follows:

Washington, DC – MCI Center (May 5)

Roanoke, VA – Roanoke Civic Center (6)

Greensboro, NC – Greensboro Coliseum (8)

Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena (9)

Dayton, OH – Ervin J Nutter Center (11)

Moline, IL – Mark Of The Quad Cities (12)

Ames, IA – Hilton Coliseum (13)

Madison, WI – Kohl Center (15)

Peoria, IL – Civic Center Arena (16)

Rosemont, IL – Allstate Arena (18)

Auburn Hills, MI – Palace Of Auburn Hills (19)

Rochester, NY – Blue Cross Arena (20)

Wilkes-Barre, PA – First Union Arena (22)

Philadelphia, PA – First Union Center (23)

Portland, ME – Cumberland Civic Center (25)

Boston, MA – Fleet Center (26)