Songs from the Lion King (Accompaniment/Karaoke CD) by Elton John. 2 discs. Broadway. Karaoke CD. Published by Stage Stars Records (SI.RPT523).
2-disc set of selections from the Broadway musical. Re-recorded in the original show key and show tempo, two versions of each song are included (versions with and without lead vocals). Backing tracks are fully-orchestrated. A great rehearsal tool.
Produced by Disney Theatrical, The Lion King won eight of its 11 Drama Desk Awards nominations and six of its 11 Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical. The show is still playing and surpassed Disney's Beauty and the Beast as the seventh-longest running show on Broadway. The show is produced all over the world, in cities such as Paris, Taipei, Madrid, Seoul and Johannesburg, to name just a few.