Album Review: 'Fields of Gold, The Best of Sting 1984-1994' | EW.com

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Fields of Gold, the Best of Sting 1984-1994 Addicted to lounge-jazz tapestries and proverbs pretending to be profound, Sting ranks with rock's creepiest goody-goodies. But he's melodic enough (...Fields of Gold, the Best of Sting 1984-1994 Addicted to lounge-jazz tapestries and proverbs pretending to be profound, Sting ranks with rock's creepiest goody-goodies. But he's melodic enough (...1994-11-11
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Fields of Gold, the Best of Sting 1984-1994

Lead Performer: Sting; Producer (group): A&M

Addicted to lounge-jazz tapestries and proverbs pretending to be profound, Sting ranks with rock’s creepiest goody-goodies. But he’s melodic enough (”Fortress Around Your Heart” and ”Englishman in New York”) that his pretension barely gets in ; the way. His best solo hits could almost pass for the Police. B

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