"Stages" will be released from Reprise Records April 28. In anticipation of the album's release, Playbill.com also shared an exclusive listen to "If I Loved You" from Carousel, featuring Groban and six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald. Listen to it here!
Check out Clarkson and Groban's Phantom duet below!
Featuring a 75-piece orchestra, "Stages" features songs from favorite Broadway musicals including Les Misérables, Into the Woods, Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park With George, A Chorus Line, Phantom of the Opera and more.
"Stages" features three duets. Kelly Clarkson is featured on "All I Ask of You" ("she can, quite simply, do anything"); Audra McDonald sings on "If I Loved You" ("in my head I heard her on this and to sing it in the room with her was a dream come true"); and trumpeter Chris Botti plays on "Old Devil Moon" ("he plays with such control and expressiveness"). The track listing for "Stages" follows:
"Pure Imagination" (from Charlie and The Chocolate Factory)
"What I Did For Love" (from A Chorus Line)
"Bring Him Home" (from Les Misérables)
"Le Temps Des Cathédrales" (from Notre Dame de Paris)
"All I Ask Of You" (from The Phantom of the Opera) (feat. Kelly Clarkson)
"Try To Remember" (from The Fantasticks)
"Over the Rainbow" (from The Wizard of Oz)
"Children Will Listen"/"Not While I'm Around" (from Sweeney Todd/Into the Woods)
"You'll Never Walk Alone" (from Carousel)
"Old Devil Moon" (from Finian's Rainbow) (feat. Chris Botti)
"Finishing the Hat" (from Sunday in the Park with George)
"If I Loved You" (from Carousel) (feat. Audra McDonald)
"Anthem" (from Chess)