VIDEO: Matthew Morrison Performs Christmas Song Mash-Up on 'This Morning'
Matthew Morrison and his musical director, Brad Ellis, performed a mash-up of Christmas songs on the UK show "This Morning" yesterday, December 17th. Check out the appearance below!
The Glee star and Broadway vet released his newest album, A CLASSIC CHRISTMAS on November 25. "I'm so happy to have the opportunity to share some of my favorite holiday classics with my fans through this EP," Morrison said of the project. "With the guidance of my friend and producer, Phil Ramone, we were able to re-envision these timeless songs that I hope the listeners enjoy."
"A Classic Christmas" features Morrison's cover of six classic holiday tunes including "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year," "O Holy Night" and "Let it Snow."
About Matthew Morrison:
After studying musical theater, vocal performance and dance at Tisch School of The Arts in New York, Morrison made his debut on Broadway in "Footloose," followed by "The Rocky Horror Picture Show." However, it was his role as Link Larkin in the original cast of the Broadway production of "Hairspray" that served as his breakthrough and led to Morrison being cast in the critically acclaimed "The Light In The Piazza." His portrayal of young lover Fabrizio Naccarelli garnered him a Tony nomination for best performance by a featured actor in a musical. He subsequently received a Drama Desk nomination for outstanding actor in the off-Broadway musical "10 Million Miles" and reprised the role of Lieutenant Cable in Lincoln Center's Tony-nominated production of "South Pacific."