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The Police’s “Every Breath You Take” Music Video Surpasses 1 Billion YouTube Streams

The Police’s “Every Breath It Takes’ video has crossed 1 billion views on YouTube which makes it the 225th YouTube video to hit this record.
Of the songs that have gone global, “Every Breath You Take” is among the most well-known songs. The song was released in 1983 and it was released only 12 years ago it is the 7th video music clip of the 1980s that has surpassed one billion views. The video, which was shot in both black and white centers around the group performing the track, featuring Sting sings and plays double bass Andy Summers on guitar along with Stewart Copeland drumming, joined by a string quartet of four and grand piano that highlight the music that is the foundation of this timeless Police track.
In the year 2019 “Every Breath You Take,” was named the most played song during the BMI Pop Awards with 15 million radio playbacks, from BMI’s catalogue of more than 14 million music works. In the past year, the track was added to Spotify’s “Billions Club which has amassed more than one billion streams on the platform.
The Police are among the most successful groups ever selling more than 75 million albums around the world. The trio is dynamic and includes Sting (lead vocals and bass guitar), Andy Summers (guitar) and Stewart Copeland (drums, percussion) The trio is among the most famous group to emerge from the initial British “new wave” in the latter part of the 1970s.
They became a worldwide touring sensation during the 1980s, and have won multiple awards, including two Brit Awards and Six Grammys as well as the MTV Video Music Award for “Every Breath You Take.” In 2003, the group was admitted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The band recorded only five studio albums (four of which were featured in the Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums of All Time list) They also had a plethora of commercial hits and critically highly acclaimed hits singles. Their incredible musical variety and skilled musicianship, coupled with Sting’s sharp lyrics, seamlessly blended punk reggae, jazz, as well as rock elements into a fusion of original songs that endure to this day.
Their YouTube channel has more than 1.5 million users and contains every single music video from their entire career.
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