Can't Stand Losing You (3:01)

Cover of The Very Best of Sting and The Police

From The Very Best of Sting and The Police and 53 other releases

According to Songfacts, this song is about a teenager who commits suicide when he loses his girlfriend. It took Sting only a few minutes to write the lyrics. They are not supposed to be deep and meaningful, but more of a joke.

This was the first Police song to chart. It hit #42 in England when it was released in 1978. A year later, after The Police became widely known, it was re-released and went to #2.

Go to http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=1418 for more info on “Can’t Stand Losing You.”

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I've called you so many times today
And I guess it's all true what your girl-friends say
That you don't ever want to see me again
And your brother's gonna kill me and he's six feet ten

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