Every Breath you Take


"Every Breath You Take" by The Police is a renowned song written in the key of A major. Released in 1983, it was featured on their album "Synchronicity." The track was composed by Sting, the lead vocalist and bassist of the band. Notably, the song holds the record for being The Police's biggest hit, topping the charts in multiple countries. Composed as a reflection on possessiveness and surveillance in relationships, the lyrics often lead to misunderstandings as it is commonly perceived as a love song when it carries a darker undertone. The melody is characterized by its haunting and repetitive guitar riff, alongside Sting's distinctive and emotive vocals.