By EW Staff
Updated January 17, 1997 at 05:00 AM EST

The enigmatic rocker Sting has finally given his blessing to a bio, agreeing to discuss his life with Playboy music critic (and frequent Sting chronicler) Vic Garbarini. Broadway Books recently paid in the high six figures for the as-yet-untitled book, due in fall 1998. Acquiring editor Charlie Conrad has no problem justifying the advance: ”Sting is more interesting than your average rock star,” he insists.