Best Les Miserables SongsThis list will rate the top songs from one of the greatest musicals of all time: Les Miserables.
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This song is just outstanding. It is by far my favorite song in Les Misérables. Every time I listen to it I get this giddy feeling. It gets stuck in my head. Its just amazing. I love how they have like seven people each singing a different song at one time and it STILL goes together! Its brilliant and beautiful! - ilovejeanvaljean
Best song of them all! It's like a huge mash-up of all the songs and so good! Gives me chills every time!
I cry every time I hear this song because I just get overwhelmed with the sheer magnificence of every single voice in this song all overlapping and harmonizing and its just perfection.
This is by far the best songV6 Comments
This song just really lifts your spirits and gets you into a patriotic mood. It has a catchy tune and is hard to forget, which I love. - ilovejeanvaljean
It touches heart! "do you hear the people sing, singing the song of angry men? Its is the music of a people who will not be slaves again" so touchy!
The Finale version is why I'm voting this piece. Truely one fantastic piece from the best musical in existance! I do hear the people sing!
It show enthusiasm and powerV4 Comments
Samantha Banks' performance in this song is easily the best surprise of the movie. Anne Hathaway's version of "I Dreamed a Dream" is positively brilliant and one for the ages, but "On My Own" in this movie totally caught me by surprise, with how good it is...
Honestly, how can you not love this song? Samantha Barks brought the extreme emotion that makes almost everyone cry, and at least puts them into tears. When you take the time to look at this song lyric by lyric, it's such an innovative and touching song.
I love this song. I keep listening to it over and over thinking of people who the song reminds me of. I feel like crying, its just a really good song
Never hear this without a dry face..V7 Comments
The lyrics are so representative of how the people, especially women, felt during the time. The lyrical and slow melody further facilitated the people to feel the mood of the song, and how some dreams are just dreams, not reality.
This song is so sad, and makes you feel terrible for Fantine. And the emotion in Anne Hathaway's voice doesn't help. - ilovejeanvaljean
I love this song especially by Anne Hathaway
We all have dreamsV2 Comments
It's my best and I can't help but cry when I'm down and listening to it
Its so sad! D': But it just keeps you attention and you can't look away. - ilovejeanvaljeanV4 Comments
It's always been my favorite song in the musical, and it's one of the few that aren't really repeated in any way throughout the musical.
I was listening to Stars when I read this and I agree. GOOSEBUMPS!
Great music great libretto. Effectively composed and the best song for baritone.
I love this song. Very prettyV5 Comments
ALL of them deserve to be number one but I chose this because it's cheeky, lively and great to sing along to. - Britgirl
Incredibly fun and amusing should be first especially alun armstrong's versionV1 Comment
It's a beautiful song. When I listen to it I feel like crying because of the dire situation she's in. This song talks about freedom and is so sweet. I think this song clearly has my vote.V3 Comments
It paired with on my own are the most tear jerking songs up until near the end song in my opinion. You can feel all the emotion. You smile with cosette and marius, but you also can sit there and cry along with eponine. I dreamed a dream is the only other one that does hat to a person up until literally like right before the barricade.
This is literally the cutest song ever. Marius and Cosette are also my 2 favorite characters in the musical. I know that this song is super cheesy, but those types of songs tend to draw my attention.
Is it bad that I just like this song because of Éponine's touching comments throughout? "He was never mine to lose... Why regret what cannot be..."V1 Comment
Never cried more at a song than this and On My Own. Absolutely beautiful
This has so much feeling and pathos, especially when sung by the wonderful Alfie Boe
The most beautiful song ever. Cried when I saw it live. Incredible singing.
I love the barricade boys, they don't have too large of a part but they stand for so much! - sydney935
Enjolras is my favorite character, and I love the choice Marius has to makeV2 Comments
The tune itself is cheerful and bouncy, but underneath it is a very dark, twisted song!
I completely love this song, I really do. I love the never version with Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe so, so much. I think they are beautiful performers together.
This is the best. Try to sing the counterpoint (both parts at once) and Philip Quast destroys anyone else who ever attempted the song.
However my personal favourite is the Thenardier's Master of the House!
I'm obsessed with it I love the way they conjoin awesomeV1 Comment
It's just very very sad. A girl who knew she would never get the boy she wanted sacrificed herself for him dying happily. The ending is the saddest part, especially in the movie "... and rain, will make the flowers... grow" :'(
I'm surprised this one isn't higher up on the list! It's so touching and beautiful.
I agree with the comment about this song not being higher on the list. For me, this was the saddest song. Eponine loves Marius so much she gives her life just to deliver a note to him because the notes from Colette or Colette's father I can't remember for sure.. And Eponine knows how desperately Marius loves Colette because she loves Marius the same way. If the fact Eponine gave her life over such small a detail just because she knew it would make him happy, then you have no heart... That's the description of loving someone more than yourself... I wish I could find a love that great!V2 Comments
The climax when he is falling and yelling always gives me chills, I wish that perfect moment would last longer.
The pure pain and confusion in this song (especially when sung by Quast) is perfect.V1 Comment
This was the best and tje worst song why because its just amazing no explications but the scene is extremely sad
Well the lyrics are just heartbreaking
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List StatsUpdated 14 Feb 2016
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Top Remixes (4)
2. Lovely Ladies
3. Master of the House
2. On My Own
3. Do You Hear the People Sing?
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