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Readers’ Poll: The 10 Best Police Songs

Your picks include ‘King of Pain,’ ‘Message in a Bottle’ and ‘So Lonely’

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The Police only lasted from 1977 to 1984, but they managed to accomplish quite a bit in those seven years. They began playing tiny clubs around London just as punk was breaking, and ended by selling out just about every stadium on the planet. At the end of the Synchronicity tour, it was virtually impossible to imagine how they could become any more popular, so they simply went their separate ways. (There was also the tiny problem that they grew to despise each other.) We asked our readers to vote for their favorite Police songs. Click through to see the results. 



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