Michael Ball says King Charles III is “a beautiful man”.
The West Finish legend praised the 73-year-old monarch – who took over the throne after his mom Queen Elizabeth II handed away age 96 in September – and hopes to carry out numbers with Alfie Boe, 49, with who he closed the 2017 Royal Selection Efficiency with a duet of ‘Deliver Me Sunshine’.
The 60-year-old musical theatre performer advised the UK version of Nearer journal: “Charles is a beautiful man and he’s going to be an amazing King – we haven’t been invited to carry out for him but, however we hope we are going to! I’ve met all of them. They’re a beautiful household, they are surely. This nation wouldn’t be the identical with out them. Her Majesty was only a delight.”
Michael recalled the time he mentioned his incapability to do something however performing when he collected his OBE from Charles in 2015 – an honour that Alfie was given in 2019 – again when he was the Prince of Wales, a title now utilized by his oldest son, Prince William.
He mentioned: “I’ve met King Charles on a number of events. I keep in mind once I went to get my OBE, and he mentioned, ‘You’re nonetheless going then. How do you stick with it?’ I replied, ‘I can’t do the rest, Sir’ It’s at all times an important day when any of the Royal household are within the viewers… It sounds naff, however it’s true.”
Alfie – who has labored with Michael following their assembly in 2007 – loves working with Michael as a result of working with pals “makes the job loads simpler”.
He mentioned: “One of many greatest issues that appears to work is that we do hit it off. We’re good pals at first, actually. If you’re working with a mate, it makes the job loads simpler.