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Andrew Lloyd Webber

Michael is joined by composer Andrew Lloyd Webber for the first week of his brand new show.

Michael Ball presents a brand new show featuring listener interaction, great music and special guests.

This week he's joined in conversation by Andrew Lloyd Webber. The composer worked with Michael in his earliest musical roles and composed his signature song Love Changes Everything. 2016 is as busy as ever for Andrew, with Sunset Boulevard starring Glenn Close running in the West End and a summer production of Jesus Christ Superstar in the pipeline. He chats to Michael about his numerous productions and gives his take on the current state of West End theatre.

Want to get in touch with Michael? Email Michael.ball@bbc.co.uk.

1 hour, 56 minutes

Music Played

  • HOUR 1

    • John Lennon & Yoko Ono

      (Just Like) Starting Over

      • John Lennon - Lennon Legend.
      • Parlophone.
  • Gwen Stefani

    Make Me Like You

    • (CD Single).
    • Interscope.
    • 1.
  • The Isley Brothers

    Summer Breeze

    • The Best Summer Ever (Various Artist.
    • Virgin.
  • Acker Bilk

    Stranger On The Shore

    • Jukebox Instrumentals Vol.2.
    • Old Gold.
  • Sting

    If I Ever Lose My Faith In You

    • The Very Best Of Sting & The Police.
    • A&M.
  • THE VOICE WINNER - KEVIN SIMM INTERVIEW

    • Kevin Simm

      All You Good Friends

      • (CD Single).
      • Universal Music TV.
  • Yazoo

    Nobody's Diary

    • The Indie Scene: 1983 (Various Artists).
    • Connoisseur Collection.
  • Kirsty MacColl

    There's a Guy Works Down the Chip Shop Swears He's Elvis

    • Kirsty Maccoll - Galore.
    • Virgin.
  • THE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME - JAMES TAYLOR

    • James Taylor

      Shower the People

      • James Taylor - Classic Songs.
      • CBS.
  • Gavin James

    The Book Of Love

    • (CD Single).
    • Good Soldier Songs.
    • 001.
  • HOUR 2

    • Harry Connick, Jr.

      It Had To Be You

      • Forever For Now.
      • Columbia.
  • Billy Ocean

    A Simple Game

    • Here You Are.
    • Sony.
    • 001.
  • The Three Degrees

    My Simple Heart

    • Soul Girls (Various Artists).
    • Knight Records.
    • 10.
  • Cam

    My Mistake

  • ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER INTERVIEW

    • Elvis Presley

      It's Easy For You

      • Moody Blue.
      • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
      • 9.
    • Bombalurina

      Itsy Bitsy Yellow Polka Dot Bikini

      • Fast Forward (Various Artists).
      • Telstar.
    • Glenn Close

      As If We Never Said Goodbye

    • School of Rock Cast

      Where Did The Rock Go?

  • Chris Stapleton

    Tennessee Whiskey

    • Traveller.
    • Mercury Nashville.
    • 3.
  • The Pretenders

    I Go To Sleep

    • The Pretenders - The Singles.
    • WEA.
  • THE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME - JAMES TAYLOR

    • Gladys Knight & The Pips

      Fire And Rain

  • Tony Bennett

    The Good Life

    • Tony Bennett - 16 Most Requested Song.
    • Columbia.

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