Elaine Paige Recording, "The Ultimate Collection," Will Feature Unreleased Tracks from "Stages" and "Cinema" LPs

By Andrew Gans
April 9, 2014

Rhino/Warner Music UK will celebrate Elaine Paige's 50 years in show business with a new compilation album entitled "The Ultimate Collection."



Featuring songs released between 1978 and 2011, the recording will be available in the U.K. beginning May 12.

"The Ultimate Collection" includes songs from Paige’s roles in musical theatre, her favorite albums and singles, a recently commissioned club remix and two previously unreleased songs from the Warner Music vaults.

The track list for the standard CD and digital download version of the recording follows:

DON’T CRY FOR ME ARGENTINA [1978 Version] (From “Evita”)
MEMORY [1981 UK Single] (From “Cats”)
AVE MARIA
I DON’T KNOW HOW TO LOVE HIM (From “Jesus Christ Superstar”)
WHAT I DID FOR LOVE (From “A Chorus Line”)
ONE NIGHT ONLY (From “Dreamgirls”)
SOMETIMES (The main theme from “Champions”)
UNCHAINED MELODY (From “Unchained”)
I KNOW HIM SO WELL [1984 UK Single] Duet with Barbara Dickson (From “Chess”)
SORRY SEEMS TO BE THE HARDEST WORD
FOR YOU
LA VIE EN ROSE (From “Piaf”)
I DREAMED A DREAM [Live] (From “Les Miserables”)
AS IF WE NEVER SAID GOODBYE (From “Sunset Boulevard”)
WITH ONE LOOK (From “Sunset Boulevard”)
THE PRAYER Duet with Barry Manilow
I’M STILL HERE (From “Follies”)
IT’S RAINING ON PROM NIGHT [Outtake from multi-platinum album "Stages"] (From “Grease”)
WHAT A FEELING [Ted Carfrae Mix] [Outtake from platinum album "Cinema"] (From “Flashdance”)
BE ON YOUR OWN [Almighty Remix - Radio Edit] (From “Nine”)

"The Ultimate Collection" can be pre-ordered by clicking here.

West End musical theatre star Paige has been seen on New York stages in Sunset Boulevard, Sweeney Todd and Follies.

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