The Paul McCartney Project

Ocean's Kingdom

Timeline More from year 2011
UK release date:
Oct 03, 2011
US release date:
Oct 04, 2011

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From paulmccartney.com:

Marking his first work in the world of dance, Paul announced the general release of Ocean’s Kingdom, commissioned by the New York City Ballet and performed by The London Classical Orchestra, Keen to tell a story through his music, Paul decided to focus on the purity of the ocean, creating a world featuring distinctive characters and a vibrant underworld kingdom. His collaborator Peter Martins created the choreography with the NYCB dancers. Ocean’s Kingdom duly topped the classical charts and reached the Number 1 spot in the US and Number 2 in the UK.

The album


Ocean's Kingdom

By Paul McCartney • Official album

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Ocean's Kingdom

Shows: 5 • Countries: 1


Ocean's Kingdom

Shows: 4 • Countries: 1

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Recording "Ocean's Kingdom"

June 2011 ? • Songs recorded during this session appear on Ocean's Kingdom


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