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'Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert': Songs Available Now

NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert"  was a huge success and now music from the Original Soundtrack of the NBC Television Event, is being released. Four songs are available for download, including "Gethsemane (I Only Want to Say)" by John Legend, "I Don't Know How to Love Him" by Sara Bareilles, "Superstar" by Brandon Victor Dixon and the "Overture" are now available for repeat listening via all digital service providers.  Aside from these four songs, the remainder of the soundtrack will be taken from the live event and released digitally April 6 and on a two-CD set April 27.

The all-star cast featured John Legend (Jesus Christ), Sara Bareilles (Mary Magdalene), Alice Cooper (King Herod) and Brandon Victor Dixon (Judas). The stellar cast also includes Tony nominee Ben Daniels (Pontius Pilate), Norm Lewis (Caiaphas), Jason Tam (Peter), Jin Ha (Annas) and Swedish rock star Erik Gronwall (Simon Zealotes).

"Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert," a staged version of the original rock musical, will be executive produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Marc Platt, Craig Zadan, Neil Meron, John Legend, Mike Jackson, Ty Stiklorius and Alex Rudzinski. 

"Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert" will be produced by Universal Television, Tim Rice, Andrew Lloyd Webber, The Really Useful Group, Marc Platt Productions and Zadan/Meron Productions.

Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert – Original Soundtrack Of The NBC Television Event Tracklist:

DISC 1 - CD 

Heaven on Their Minds    
What's The Buzz / Strange Thing Mystifying    
Everything's Alright    
This Jesus Must Die    
Simon Zealotes / Poor Jerusalem    
Pilate's Dream    
The Temple    
Everything's Alright (Reprise)    
I Don't Know How to Love Him    
Damned for All Time / Blood Money   

DISC 2 - CD 

The Last Supper    
Gethsemane (I Only Want to Say)    
The Arrest    
Peter's Denial    
Pilate and Christ    
King Herod's Song    
Transition After Herod    
Could We Start Again, Please?    
Judas's Death    
Trial Before Pilate (Including The 39 Lashes)    
The Crucifixion    
John Nineteen: Forty One    
Curtain Call   

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