The police were an English rock band formed in London in 1977.The original members of the group were Sting who was the vocalist, songwriter and bassist, Andy Summers who was the guitarist and Steward Copeland who was the drummer.
The police became famous since they released their first album. Their first album called Outlandosd'Amour, reached number six in the UK, and their second album Reggatta de Blanc became the first of five consecutive UK number one albums. Their third album Synchronicity 1983 was number one in both the UK and the US, and sold over 8 million copies in the US alone. The Police have sold over 75 million records, making them one of the world's best-selling artists of all time.
The police, has won a lot of prizes for their music and videos including, six Grammy Awards, two Brit Awards winning Best British Group once, an MTV Video Music Award, and in 2003 were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.