Thank You for the Music Concert to Feature Paige, Prenger, Lulu, Ellis, Donovan

News   Thank You for the Music Concert to Feature Paige, Prenger, Lulu, Ellis, Donovan A host of theatre and recording stars — including West End leading lady Elaine Paige — will take part in Thank You for the Music: A Celebration of the Music of ABBA, which will be held in London's Hyde Park Sept. 13.
Elaine Paige
Elaine Paige

The concert, which will be hosted by Chris Evans, Tim Rice and Stellan Skargard, will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 2 and will feature ABBA's Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus as well as a performance from the West End cast of Andersson and Ulvaeus' Mamma Mia! Concertgoers can expect tunes from the ABBA musicals Chess, Mamma Mia! and Kristina as well as many of the group's pop hits.

Others scheduled to perform include Elaine Paige and Siobhan McCarthy (singing "I Know Him So Well"), Lulu ("Gimme Gimme Gimme"), Chaka Khan ("The Winner Takes It All"), the band The Feeling ("Knowing Me, Knowing You"), Sharleen Spiteri ("SOS"), VV Brown ("Ring Ring"), Jodie Prenger ("One of Us"), Nerina Pallot ("The Name of the Game"), Christian Jon Billet ("Anthem"), Beth Nielsen Chapman ("Fernando"), The Benny Andersson Band, Kerry Ellis ("You Have To Be There"), Marti Pellow ("One Night in Bangkok") and Jason Donovan ("I Have a Dream").

The BBC Radio 2 broadcast is scheduled for 6:30-9:30 PM London time.

For tickets, priced £25, call 0844 412 4630 or go to www.seetickets.com.

For more information visit www.bbc.co.uk.