Sting has been a constant presence in AEW since his debut in December 2020, and is set to retire at AEW Revolution this year. To honor his career, AEW plans to release a special EP ahead of his retirement match and fans couldn’t be happier.
Sting’s impending retirement match at AEW Revolution has significantly boosted ticket sales for the pay-per-view. The anticipation to commemorate The Icon’s legendary career has not only driven ticket sales but has made AEW ensure they will give a proper sendoff to Sting by celebrating his career.
AEW’s official music Twitter account took to social media and announced that on February 22, 2024, AEW will unveil the special release of “STING: THE ERAS” EP. This thematic music compilation traces the illustrious career of The Icon Sting, covering the Surfer Era, Crow Era, Showtime (Joker) Era, and the current Icon (AEW) Era.
It was further added that the EP will feature a special appearance by Charlie Benante, the drummer of Anthrax. This is a very big deal for Sting and goes to show just how much AEW is putting in the effort to ensure Sting retires in the best way possible.
”Mark your calendars.
Thursday, February 22, 2024 will see the special release of “STING: THE ERAS” EP. Thematic music that chronicles the storied career of The Icon Sting.
~Showtime (Joker) Era
~Icon (AEW) Era- with a special appearance from the one and only Charlie Benante, drummer of ANTHRAX!
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Sting was also honored with lifetime achievement award recently. This week’s episode of AEW Dynamite also seemingly revealed who Sting’s final opponents will be at AEW Revolution, as Sting and Darby Allin are likely to be squaring off against The Young Bucks.
Sting’s illustrious career is reaching its conclusion, marking the end of an era for The Icon, as there will never be another like him. The outcome of his retirement match remains to be seen, adding an element of anticipation to the farewell of this wrestling legend.