King of Pain

~ Recording by The Police

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records CD-3735
1.8 King of Pain 5:01 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 38XB-2
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 393 735-2
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records RML 53102
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records SP-3735
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 393 735-1
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records CD-3735
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records, Inc. AMP-28075
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records D134070
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records AMLX 63735
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records D32Y3026
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records AMLX 63735
1.1 King of Pain 4:59 King of Pain The Police A&M Records AM 176
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 38XB-2
1.11 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records EVERY1
1.12 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records EVECD 1
1.12 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records 393 902-2
1.12 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records 397 062-2
1.11 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records CD 3902/DIDY 824
1.11 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records 393 902-1
1.11 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records EVERC 1
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab UDCD 511
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab UDCD 511
1.11 King of Pain 4:57 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records, BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. CD 3902, D 173924, DX 824
1.12 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records 397 095-2
1.12 King of Pain 4:58 Their Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records, Ltd. 397 096-2
1.12 King of Pain 4:58 Their Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records, Polystar (Germany) 397 095-2
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records STARTCD6006
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records 540030-2
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records 540 030-2
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records 540 030-2, 5400302
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records 540 030-2
4.8 King of Pain 4:59 Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings The Police A&M Records 540 151-2, 540 152-2, 540 153-2, 540 154-2
4.8 King of Pain 4:59 Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings The Police A&M Records 31454 0150 2
4.8 King of Pain 4:59 Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings The Police A&M Records 540 150-2
4.8 King of Pain 4:59 Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings The Police A&M Records 91454 0150 2
4.8 King of Pain 4:59 Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings The Police A&M Records 31454 0150 2
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records 31454 0380 2
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records, BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. 31454 0380 2, D 103515
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records CD 0380
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 75021 3735 2
1.11 King of Pain 4:59 Greatest hits The Police A&M Records 540 380-2
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records 540 380-2
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records POCM-2078
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police
2.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records 493 698-2
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records 493 698-2
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records CD-3735 DIDX 1
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 069 493 606-2
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 493 656-2
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records, Inc., Chronicles (a label under UMG’s Universal Music Enterprises division) 069 493 607-2
2.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records, Inc., Chronicles (a label under UMG’s Universal Music Enterprises division) 069 493 607-2
1.12 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 493 647-2
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records 069 493 599-2
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records 069 493 607-2
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take The Police A&M Records
1.11 King of Pain 5:00 Every Breath You Take: The Classics The Police A&M Records B0003765-02
2.12 King of Pain 5:00 The Police The Police A&M Records B0009080-02
2.13 King of Pain 5:00 The Police The Police A&M Records 1736143, 1736145, 1736146
2.12 King of Pain 5:00 The Police The Police A&M Records 1736149
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police Universal International (Japanese label; release must say “制作:Universal International” AND have no logos other than “Universal Music”) UICY-90742
1.13 King of Pain 4:58 The 50 Greatest Songs The Police A&M Records, Cherrytree Records, Universal Music France 530 105-7
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records uml56224
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records UICY-40043
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police Universal International (Japanese label; release must say “制作:Universal International” AND have no logos other than “Universal Music”) UIGY-9605
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records UIGY-15031
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records UICY-40209
5.8 King of Pain 4:59 Every Move You Make: The Studio Recordings The Police A&M Records
5.8 King of Pain 4:59 Every Move You Make: The Studio Recordings The Police A&M Records 00602577975776
1.11 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records CD 3902, DX 824
1.11 King of Pain 4:58 Every Breath You Take: The Singles The Police A&M Records CD 3902/DX 824
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records 540 030-2
1.14 King of Pain 4:58 Greatest Hits The Police A&M Records 540 030 2
4.8 King of Pain 4:59 Message in a Box: The Complete Recordings The Police Motown Records 06024 9841216 9, 060249841217 6, 060249841218 3, 060249841219 0, 060249841220 6
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records CD-3735
1.6 King of Pain 4:57 TM Century: GoldDisc 132 Various Artists
(unknown)
1.8 King of Pain 4:59 Synchronicity The Police A&M Records CDA 63735

Relationships

drums (drum set):Stewart Copeland
electric bass guitar:Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police)
electric guitar:Andy Summers
producer:Hugh Padgham
The Police (British rock band)
engineer:Hugh Padgham
vocals:Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police)
phonographic copyright by:A&M Records (1983)
A&M Records (2016)
recorded at:AIR Studios (Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom
Le Studio in Morin‐Heights, Quebec, Canada
has remixes:King of Pain (5.1 mix)
sampled by:KinG of PaiN 83-13 (SXID SX210SYEJ9) by Top Jimmy Page
recording of:King of Pain

King of Pain

composer:Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police)
lyricist:Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police)
later parody versions:King of Suede