Michael Ashley Ball (born 27 June 1962) is an English singer, presenter and actor. He made his West End debut in 1985 playing Marius Pontmercy in the original London production of Les Misérables, and went on to star in 1987 as Raoul in The Phantom of the Opera. In 1989, he reached number Two in the UK Singles Chart with "Love Changes Everything", a song taken from the musical Aspects of Love, where he played Alex. He played the role in London and on Broadway. His album Coming Home To You reached number one in the UK making it his 4th number one album to date. On 24 April 2020, Ball and Captain Tom Moore entered the UK Singles Chart at number one with a cover of "You'll Never Walk Alone", with combined chart sales of 82,000 making it the fastest-selling single of 2020.

In 1992, Ball represented the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest, finishing second with the song "One Step Out of Time". In 1995, he reprised the role of Marius in Les Misérables: The Dream Cast in Concert. His other West End roles include Giorgio in Passion (1997) and Caractacus Potts in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (2002). He has twice won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical. He won in 2008 for his role as Edna Turnblad in Hairspray, and then in 2013 for the title role in the revival of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.Ball was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2015 Birthday Honours for his services to musical theatre.

We Are More Than One

We Are More Than One

May 7, 2021

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Simple Complicated Man

Simple Complicated Man

April 16, 2021

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Be The One

Be The One

March 30, 2021

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Leaning On A Rainbow (From ''Blithe Spirit'' Soundtrack)

Leaning On A Rainbow (From ''Blithe Spirit'' Soundtrack)

January 15, 2021

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Together At Christmas

Together At Christmas

November 20, 2020

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I Believe

I Believe

November 13, 2020

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White Christmas (From "White Christmas")

White Christmas (From "White Christmas")

November 6, 2020

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The Show Must Go On

The Show Must Go On

November 6, 2020

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It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas

It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas

October 30, 2020

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Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

October 19, 2020

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Stars (Live)

Stars (Live)

October 9, 2020

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You'll Never Walk Alone

You'll Never Walk Alone

April 17, 2020

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Back Together

Back Together

November 8, 2019

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My Way

My Way

November 1, 2019

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Queen Medley

Queen Medley

October 25, 2019

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Something Inside So Strong

Something Inside So Strong

October 18, 2019

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The Greatest Show

The Greatest Show

October 4, 2019

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A Million Dreams

A Million Dreams

May 3, 2019

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Coming Home To You

Coming Home To You

March 22, 2019

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Home To You

Home To You

February 8, 2019

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Together Again (Deluxe)

Together Again (Deluxe)

October 27, 2017

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Together Again

Together Again

October 27, 2017

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You're The Voice

You're The Voice

October 20, 2017

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As If We Never Said Goodbye (From "Sunset Boulevard")

As If We Never Said Goodbye (From "Sunset Boulevard")

October 13, 2017

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He Lives In You (From "The Lion King")

He Lives In You (From "The Lion King")

October 6, 2017

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West Side Story Medley (From "West Side Story")

West Side Story Medley (From "West Side Story")

September 29, 2017

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New York, New York (From "New York, New York")

New York, New York (From "New York, New York")

September 22, 2017

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Together

Together

November 4, 2016

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What We Ain't Got

What We Ain't Got

November 17, 2014

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If Everyone Was Listening…

If Everyone Was Listening…

November 17, 2014

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If Everyone Was Listening...

If Everyone Was Listening...

November 17, 2014

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Fight the Fight (From "Here to Eternity")

Fight the Fight (From "Here to Eternity")

June 3, 2013

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Both Sides Now

Both Sides Now

June 3, 2013

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The Perfect Song

The Perfect Song

March 15, 2013

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Love Changes Everything: The Collection

Love Changes Everything: The Collection

January 1, 2011

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Heroes

Heroes

January 1, 2011

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Encore

Encore

January 1, 2010

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Songs Of Love

Songs Of Love

November 23, 2009

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The Silver Collection

The Silver Collection

January 1, 2007

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Back To Bacharach

Back To Bacharach

January 1, 2007

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One Voice

One Voice

January 1, 2006

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Music

Music

January 1, 2005

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A Love Story

A Love Story

October 20, 2003

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I Dreamed A Dream

I Dreamed A Dream

January 1, 2003

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First Love

First Love

January 1, 2001

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Centre Stage

Centre Stage

January 1, 2001

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Secrets Of Love

Secrets Of Love

January 1, 2000

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Christmas Album

Christmas Album

January 1, 2000

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The Movies

The Movies

January 1, 1999

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The Musicals

The Musicals

January 1, 1996

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Michael Ball Sings Sunset Boulevard

Michael Ball Sings Sunset Boulevard

January 1, 1993

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