Bing Search

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Born: Mar 22, 1948 in London, England
User rating: 
268 Ratings
Rate this artist:
Genre: Classical, Other, Pop/Rock
Biography: Andrew Lloyd Webber (b. 1948) is the most successful composer of musicals of his generation and also a breaker of molds for the type. His predecessors were, for the most part, American: New York-based songwriters steeped in Broadway tradition. Lloyd Webber saw his share of shows as a child, too, but ...Read full biography
The Premiere Collection: The Best of Andrew Lloyd Webber
Released: 1989
Label: Universal Distribution
Critics' Rating:
Cats [US 1989 / Musical
Released: 1981
Label: Universal Motown Records Group.
Critics' Rating:
Andrew Lloyd Webber's epic Cats takes its characters from T.S. Eliot's book Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats. Though the book contains no narrative structure, Webber has created one, although what drew ...Read full review
Elaine Stritch mourned as a feisty, funny broad
Jul 17, 2:40 PM EST
Broadway icon Elaine Stritch mourned as a feisty, funny broad with impeccable comic timing
'Cats' gets rap twist for West End revival
Jul 7, 7:47 AM EST
'Cats' came back: Lloyd Webber musical returning to London stage with hip-hop twist
Ramin Karimloo rocking the house as Jean Valjean
Jun 6, 12:42 PM EST
Ramin Karimloo, Broadway's popular Jean Valjean, reflects on his unexpected path to the part
'Jesus Christ Superstar' cancels American tour
May 31, 8:21 AM EST
Rock musical 'Jesus Christ Superstar' with Michelle Williams abruptly cancels American tour
more on msn music
Miranda Lambert/Pharrell Williams/Janelle Monae
See highlights from this summers' biggest current tours and festivals
Ed Sheeran: From touring with Taylor to a single with Pharrell, British troubadour navigates to pop's mainstream
Most memorable BET moments: Check out six highlights from the 2014 awards' nearly four hour event
Courtney on Kurt: His widow and Hole front woman reveals Cobain was "desperate" to achieve rock stardom
Prince reigns: The funk-rock-pop wizard reveals another full-length set ready to roll out for fans