Composer, singer, author, actor, and activist, Sting has received 16 Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe, an Emmy, three Oscar nominations, and has sold nearly 100 million albums from his combined work with The Police and as a solo artist. He is a member of both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame and recently received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honors. He has appeared in more than 15 films and authored two books, including The New York Times best-selling memoir, Broken Music. His fourteenth solo album is inspired by the story of The Last Ship, the acclaimed Broadway musical for which he composed the music and lyrics.