Music

Ricky Gervais shares ultimate David Brent playlist

Ever wondered what Ricky Gervais listens to when in character as David Brent?

Probably not, but the comedian has revealed Brent’s favourite tracks anyway and it turns out the Office star has some serious groove.

Sharing the playlist originally with The Guardian, Gervais reprises his role of Brent for upcoming movie, David Brent: Life On The Road, which opens in UK cinemas this Friday (August 19). The film sees Brent pursue touring in his band The Foregone Conclusion and living out his dream of making it as a rock star.

Alongside the likes of Bob Marley, Bruce Springsteen and The Police, the playlist includes three of Brent’s own tracks.

Bruce Springsteen – Streets of Philadelphia
David Brent – Slough
Des’ree – Crazy Maze
David Brent – Ooh La La
The Police – Every Breath You Take
David Brent – Lady Gypsy
Tracy Chapman – Fast Car
Suzanne Vega – Luka
Bob Marley – No Woman No Cry
Mike + the Mechanics – Living Years

Check out the latest comedy tours at Ticketmaster.co.uk/comedyguide.

Share post