THE POLICE – 45 Years Ago Today The Trio Released Their 3rd Single ‘CAN’T STAND LOSING YOU’

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14 August 2023

Megastar trio THE POLICE had their 3rd single CAN’T STAND LOSING
, more than 32 million streams on Spotify, out 45 years ago today,
on 14 August 1978.

It featured on their debut LP Outlandos D’Amour

Sting said the song was about a teenage suicide and that he wrote the lyrics in 5 minutes.
It was a big hit. Although it went no higher than #42 on first release, it topped the UK Charts when re-released the year after in June.

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