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Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus teamed up with Tim Rice. Benny and Bjorn composed the music, and Rice penned the lyrics with Bjorn's help. Rice acquired his political savvy while doing the lyrics for Evita. CHESS is reminiscent of Evita in that all the dialogue is /5().
Jan 01, · Album · · 21 Songs. Available with an Apple Music subscription. Try it free. More by Benny Andersson, Tim Rice & Björn Ulveaus. Piano Lycka (Expanded Version) November Chess in Concert (Live) United States.
CHESS is to be staged in London at the Prince Edward Theatre in Spring with productions on Broadway and elsewhere following. The original double album, still available, was produced by the authors, Benny Andersson, Tim Rice and Björn Ulvaeus and .
After ABBA broke up in , Andersson continued writing music with Ulvaeus. Their first project was the stage musical Chess, written with Tim Rice. The Chess concept album - with vocals by Elaine Paige, Barbara Dickson, Murray Head and Swedes Tommy Körberg and Björn Skifs - was released in October , selling two million copies worldwide.
Rice's tastes ran in a different direction, and in he began working with Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, formerly of the world-famous band ABBA, to create a musical that reflected the Cold War rivalry between the USA and the USSR via international chess, inspired by the competitions of grandmasters Bobby Fischer, Viktor Korchnoi, and /5(16).
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Chess was the concept album written by Tim Rice and composed by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, and it was something you might have expected from the lyricist who brought you Jesus Christ Superstar and Evita and the musical team that wrote the songs and made up the male half of isbarseehosurderalmotarmantmicom.co is to say, it had a meaty scenario and lots of catchy, eclectic pop music.9/