Unveiling Sting’s Iconic Name Origin.

Introduction: The Mystery Behind Sting’s Name

Sting is one of the most iconic names in music history. But have you ever wondered where the name came from? It’s a question that has been asked countless times by fans and critics alike. The origin of the name Sting is shrouded in mystery and intrigue, but in this article, we will attempt to unveil the truth behind this iconic name.

The Early Years: Gordon Sumner’s Musical Journey

Before he became Sting, he was Gordon Sumner – a young man from Newcastle, England, with a passion for music. He started playing the bass guitar in local bands while working as a teacher. In the early 1970s, he joined a jazz-rock band called Last Exit, which played gigs in and around Newcastle. However, it wasn’t until he moved to London in 1977 that he would achieve fame and success.

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