Don has recently been working with Katie Melua on her new album entitled In Winter and has written with Katie her latest single Dreams On Fire. He has also been working with the legendary Van Morrison on his album Keep Me Singing and written his latest single Every Time I See A River.
In March 2017, Don’s musical of Mrs Henderson Presents opens at The Royal Alexander Theatre in Toronto.
Don’s musical of Sunset Boulevard starring Glenn Close will open on February 9th at The Palace Theater on Broadway.
Don begins a new radio series called simply Don Black on June 8th at 11.pm every Sunday on Radio Two on 88 to 91 FM
Don has written the lyrics to the Downton Abbey theme and the song, entitled Did I Make The Most of Loving You? is featured on the soundtrack album and sung by Mary Jess. Don has also put words to the theme from Cinema Paradiso by Ennio Morricone. It has been recorded by Hayley Westenra and is called Would He Even Know Me Now?.