Tim Rice Talks FROM HERE TO ETERNITY, THE LION KING & Much More
Multi-award-winning lyricist Tim Rice discusses his contributions to long-running Broadway and West End mega-hit THE LION KING as well as his new musical FROM HERE TO ETERNITY, plus classics such as JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR and EVITA, as part of a wide-ranging new conversation with John Wilson now available to hear in full.
Additionally, Rice reflects on his long and storied music career, sharing stories of his early days writing pop songs - such as "That's My Story", originally recorded by The Night Shift (featuring Jeff Beck) - and much more.
The official description of Sir Tim Rice on BBC Radio 4's FRONT ROW with John Wilson is as follows: "In a special edition of Front Row the multi award-winning lyricist Sir Tim Rice looks back at the hit musicals he created with Andrew Lloyd Webber, such as Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Super Star, and Evita. He discusses his work for animated films including The Lion King and gives an insight into the writing of some of his best known lyrics, from Don't Cry For Me Argentina, to Hakuna Matata."