Talk:Desert Rose (Sting song)

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Move[edit]

This is disambiguated only from Desert rose, which is not capitalized. Melchoir 08:38, 2 April 2006 (UTC)

Oppose - I'd suggest that Desert Rose remain a redirect to desert rose, but that desert rose be made into a disambig page with the current desert rose page moved to desert rose (mineral) or similar. People may very likely come to either capitalisation looking for any of the uses. - MPF 08:50, 2 April 2006 (UTC)
Eh, that's fine too. Melchoir 09:49, 2 April 2006 (UTC)
Carrying out... Melchoir 08:29, 4 April 2006 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for Image:Sting Desert Rose.jpg[edit]

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Bad link?[edit]

English translation of Cheb Mami's Arabic lyrics - does not work properly, page opens, but error is shown. To check in future. Robert Kowalczyk (talk) 15:16, 8 June 2011 (UTC)

Dune "fan"[edit]

Sting a Dune fan? That sure could use a citation, but Sting definitely played a somewhat major role in one of the Dune feature films (which was probably made before that author was born) — Preceding unsigned comment added by 64.134.125.30 (talk) 00:28, 17 March 2014 (UTC)

"pre 9/11 interest"[edit]

What does that mean? That interest vanished post 9/11? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 185.12.78.78 (talk) 09:08, 21 October 2016 (UTC)

Yes. See [1]. Michaelmalak (talk) 11:43, 21 October 2016 (UTC)

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No information about song[edit]

This article contains virtually no information about the song itself (its music, lyrics, structure, composition, etc.) other than its duration and the fact that it has a "world music feel". AJD (talk) 03:26, 5 January 2017 (UTC)