John Owen-Jones, star of "Phantom" and "Les Mis", who has attracted rave reviews whenever he performs: "...breathtakingly good..." (Henry Hitchings, Evening Standard) "...one of the great emotional highlights of 20th century theatre" (Michael Coveney, The Independent) "...a truly astonishing achievement..." (Alan Hulme, Manchester Evening News), is to release his second album Unmasked.
John Owen-Jones' second album reveals why his devoted fanbase keep growing--his remarkable voice. This is a collection of popular tracks which include "Music Of The Night" from The Phantom Of The Opera and a stunning version of the Bond classic "Thunderball". John has enjoyed huge success in the West End and on Broadway as Jean Valjean in Les Miserables
and was voted the Best Jean Valjean Ever in a worldwide online poll of fans of the show. Unmasked
is a collection of tracks from musicals such as "Somewhere" from West Side Story
, well known classics like "Nature Boy" to a surprising new interpretation of Queen's "Love Of My Life" recorded with Brian May's blessing. John is joined by fellow Welshman Bryn Terfel for the lovely "I Don't Remember You" and duets on the beautiful "All I Ask Of You" with No. 1 Classical Chart artist Natasha Marsh.