Category Archives: Sting

This Cowboy Song

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Sting
“This Cowboy Song”
1995 A&M Records (UK)
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01 This Cowboy Song (Remix)
02 If You Love Somebody Set Them Free (Brothers In Rhythm Edit)
03 If You Love Somebody Set Them Free (Brothers In Rhythm Mix)
04 Demolition Man (Soulpower Edit)

“This Cowboy Song” was penned by Sting for inclusion on his 1994 best of collection, “Fields Of Gold.” The original version is hardly an essential addition to Mr. Sumner’s discography; however, the reggae remix (featuring Pato Banton) on the single release is downright embarrassing. But let’s be honest—the single’s selling point is an epic rework of “If You Love Somebody Set Them Free” by Steve Anderson & Dave Seaman.

Desert Rose (Remix)

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Sting
“Desert Rose” (Remix)
1999 A&M Records (EU)
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01 Desert Rose (Melodic Club Mix Radio Edit)
02 Desert Rose (Melodic Club Mix)
03 Desert Rose (Filter Dub Mix)

This EU CD-ROM single includes an alternate video, cut to Victor Calderone’s ‘Melodic Club Mix’:

Here’s the original promo video (basically, a Jaguar advert):