I’m a Believer, featuring rock icon Micky Dolenz, the new Broadway rock band’s latest single: Live (Volume 1) has been released! Rockers On Broadway: Live (Volume 1) is the best live performance album from Rockers On Broadway concerts of the past 28 years. To date, the album has surpassed 300,000 digital streams.
“It’s an honor to have Micky Dolenz of the legendary Monkees as part of the Broadway rock band family,” said Donnie Cole, founder of Broadway Rock. “To have his happy live version of I Am Believer on the album. “It’s an honor
“I Am a Believer” was written by Neil Diamond and was originally recorded by the Monkees in 1966, featuring vocals by Micky Dolenz. The easy-going, harmonious rock song peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 and remained there for seven weeks, becoming the last hit of 1996 and the best-selling single of 1967.
The Broadway Rocks will return live again on Monday, October 3, 2022 with “Broadway Rocks Live: She Rocks,” marking the organization’s 29th annual concert event. The evening will pay tribute to one of the most prolific and successful contemporary songwriters of our time, Diane Warren, with countless incredible female artists excelling in the music industry and on Broadway. Tickets are now on sale at rockersonbraodway.com.
Featuring incredible vocals from Tony and Grammy Award winning artists who performed 12 hits, the full Broadway Rock Band: Live (Volume 1) album is now available on all streaming and download channels worldwide provided above.
Proceeds from the sale of Rockers On Broadway: Live (Volume 1) will support the ongoing initiatives of the PATH Fund, Inc.® (Performing Artists Helping). A very limited edition vinyl of the album can be donated here for $500.00: rockersonbroadway.com
Rockers On Broadway: Live (Volume 1) is a curated retrospective featuring live recorded performances of some of the biggest names in the industry at past Rockers On Broadway concerts. In addition to Brightman and Cerveris, the album features Oscar and Grammy winner Paul Williams, Grammy nominee Micky Dolenz (The Monkees), Tony winner LaChanze (The Color Purple), Tony winner Christian Hoff (Jersey Boys), Tony Award winner Alice Ripley (Next To Normal), Tony Award nominee Konstantin Marulis (Spring Awakening, Rock Of Ages; “American Idol”), Emma Hunton (“Good Trouble, Wicked, Next To Normal), Donald Webber Jr. (Hamilton, Holler If You Hear Me, Motown The Musical), famous singer/songwriter Morgan James (Motown The Musical, Godspell), Michael Lanning (Bonnie & Clyde; The Civil War), Donnie Kehr (Jersey Boys, The Who’s Tommy) and rising star Isabelle Gottfried.
The Rockers On Broadway: Live (Volume 1) The band includes Susan Aquila (Violin), Henry Aronson (Keys Music Director), special guests Kenneth Asher (Rainbow Connection on Piano), Miles Aubrey (Keys), Ted Baker (Keys), Claudia Chopek (violin), Gary Bristol (Bass), Nate Brown (guitar), Claudia Chopek (violin), Joseph Church (music director, Keys), Jonathan Dinklage (violin), Ken Dow (bass), Kevin Dow (drums), Kevin Kuhn (guitar), Jay Lesile (saxophone, flute), Jonathan Linden (guitar), Logan Medland (Keys), John Putnam (guitar), Max Sangerman (trumpet), Gary Seligson (drums), Snyder of Steve’ Hoops (Keys), Joe Snyder (Trombone) and Mark Verdino (Bass).
Backing vocals by Michelle Kinney (Rainbow Connection, Space Captain), Crystal Mosser (Rainbow Connection), Sean Jenness (Space Captain), Ta’Rea Campbell (Space Captain), Sam Behr (The Show Must Go On), Nick Preziosi (The Show Must Go On) Show Must Go On), Amelia Cormack (Purple Rain), Brook Wood (Purple Rain), Max Sangerman (Purple Rain) and Christine Ripley (Hallelujah).
Rockers On Broadway: Live (Volume 1) is produced and distributed by Jazzheads Inc. under license from ROB Records, a subsidiary of The PATH Fund, Inc. For more information on Jazzheads, please visit: jazzheads.com
PATH Fund, Inc.® (Performing Artists That Help) is a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to supporting the arts by partnering with aspiring writers to develop new professional training organizations and scholarship and program funding for New York City’s thriving arts community Educational musical and dramatic productions. In times of great need, PATH funds coordinate and support notable causes including disaster relief, equity, and community needs.
Broadway Rock Bands: Live (Volume 1) | Track List
Under Pressure | Alex Brightman, Michael Severis
I am a believer | Mitch Dorenz
What about us?Isabelle Gottfried
December 1963 (Oh what a good night) | Christian Hough, Donnie Cole
Dream a Little Dream | Emma Hunton
The show must go on | Morgan James
Space Captain | Michael Lanning
No Rain | Konstantin Marulis
Purple Rain | La Champagne
Mob Building / Change is Coming | Donald Webb
Rainbow Connections | Paul Williams
Hallelujah | Alice Ripley