Ariana Grande at the BBC

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Ariana Grande at the BBC
Presented byDavina McCall
StarringAriana Grande
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)Anouk Fontaine
Production company(s)Livewire Pictures
Release
Original networkBBC One
Original releaseNovember 1, 2018 (2018-11-01)
Grande performing at her Dangerous Woman Tour in February 2017.

Ariana Grande at the BBC is a BBC television special featuring Ariana Grande. Grande performed thirteen songs during the hour-long special, and was interviewed by Davina McCall.[1] The program was announced on August 31, 2018, recorded on September 6,[2] and aired on November 1.[3]

Program[edit]

Grande performed the following songs, backed by an all-female orchestra:[4]

Grande also performed "Pete Davidson", "Get Well Soon", and a cover of "Them Changes" during the recording, although these performances weren't shown.

During the interview, Grande and McCall discussed a variety of topics, including the May 2017 Manchester Arena bombing and the singer's mental health.[5][6]

Viewership and reception[edit]

According to BBC, at least 1.4 million viewed the program.[7] Adam White of The Telegraph rated the special four out of five stars.[3]

Credits and personnel[edit]

The special was produced by Livewire Pictures, with Anouk Fontaine serving as executive producer. The program was commissioned by Jan Younghusband and Charlotte Moore.[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ariana Grande performs Sweetener songs for BBC TV special: Watch". Consequence of Sound. 2018-11-02. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  2. ^ "Davina McCall on Twittervia=Twitter". Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  3. ^ a b White, Adam (2018-10-29). "Ariana Grande at the BBC offers fans a snapshot of a happier time – review". The Telegraph. ISSN 0307-1235. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  4. ^ "Ariana Grande Performs 'Sweetener' Tracks, Opens Up About Anxiety After Manchester in BBC Special". Billboard. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  5. ^ "Ariana gives moving mental health message in BBC show". Digital Spy. 2018-11-01. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  6. ^ "Ariana Grande at the BBC viewers were a bit distracted". Digital Spy. 2018-11-01. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  7. ^ "Ariana Grande". BBC News. Retrieved 2018-11-02.
  8. ^ White, Peter (2018-08-31). "Ariana Grande Returns To The BBC For Live Special One Year After One Love Tribute Concert". Deadline. Retrieved 2018-11-02.

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