The version of Chess now known (as a stage show) originated in London, premiering at the Prince Edward Theatre in 1986. Before that, an album version of the musical had been released in 1984, spawning a hit song for star Murray Head ("One Night in Bangkok"). The story was complex, concerning . Soviet/Hungarian relations and played out on a backdrop of a chess championship. The music was equally complicated, and far more intriguing than one might expect from a score written by members of a pop group ABBA and usual Andrew Lloyd Webber collaborator (and famed lyricist) Tim Rice.
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Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (Cass, Album, Hig). Original Broadway Cast. Chess (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (CD, Album). RCA Victor, BMG Classics.
Bullets Over Broadway (Original Broadway Cast Recording). While Tim Rice's lyrics aren't too shabby, Chess owes it all to the team of Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, . One person found this helpful.
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|2||The Story Of Chess||1:51|
|3||Where I Want To Be||3:25|
|4||How Many Women||1:42|
|6||Quartet (A Model Of Decorum And Tranquility)||3:34|
|7||You Want To Lose Your Only Friend?||2:22|
|8||Someone Else's Story||3:35|
|9||One Night In Bangkok||3:53|
|13||Hungarian Folk Song||1:57|
|14||Heaven Help My Heart||3:31|
|16||You And I||4:52|
|17||I Know Him So Well||4:18|
|18||Pity The Child||4:54|
|19||Lullaby (Apukád Erős Kezén)||3:25|
|21||You And I (Reprise)||3:39|
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