Top Ten Best Songs from Musicals

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41 Alexander Hamilton - Hamilton

The song the entire cast sings at the beginning of the story about the main character after the main character is already dead. Is anyone else thinking The Ballad of Sweeney Todd?

Hamilton would've not been the King of Musicals without a song like Alexander Hamilton as well as the record breaking tony awards!

This song is an amazing way to start of an AMAZING musical! I love it so much!

I have seen Hamilton 2 times and met Lin-Manuel Miranda

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42 One Short Day - Wicked

Such a fun little song. This one brings the two girls closer together.

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43 Red and Black - Les Miserables

It is a song full of love and determination. It tells you that you can fall in love even at the worst moments.

The embodiment of the spirit of the ABC Friends. Full of hope, and aspiration...

44 My Body - The Life
45 Tomorrow - Annie V 2 Comments
46 Circle of Life - Lion King

This astonishing masterpiece opens one of the biggest musicals around, it showcases outstanding use of voice and dynamics, while truly embodying an African tribal theme throughout. A top ten contender for sure at the very least

The lion king is one of my favorites ever

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47 Show Me - My Fair Lady

This is such a great song! It's short but it's just so fun and it really shows off Julie's voice at the end!

48 Something's Coming - West Side Story
49 Honestly Sincere - Bye Bye Birdie
50 Maybe This Time - Cabaret

Its so damn sweet, I can still their eyes in the dim light. Stunning

I have so much love for this song, it is really meaningful.

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51 Maybe - Annie

I love this song because it has a good reason in the lyrics. It is all about dreaming and that one day it might come true. Also Annie is a wonderful hart warming film with humor and seriousness. It is a great film for all ages. WELL DONE! 10/10

I love maybe I was in annie and my friend was the lead so its really important to me it such a strong meaning its this girl with no hope and is asking for help

As a former orphan, I identified with this song as a little kid. You can really feel Annie's pain and longing for a mom and dad. Very emotional. - davidthenurse

Maybe far away. Or maybe real near by. This is what got me hooked on Broadway a long time ago. 8 year old girl dancing on the street singing this song while people look at her like shes going crazy... 😂😂

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52 Don't Rain on My Parade - Funny Girl

I absolutely love this song! Barbra Streisand killed it!

53 Kyle's Mom's a Bitch
54 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd - The Wall

This was an absolute great help to me. It was exactly what I was in search of. I'll definitely be coming back here. Thank you very very much.

This isn't higher because nobody searching for musicals knows what REAL music is. Best song of all time

55 Come What May - Moulin Rouge

Wouldn't we all love to have a secret song? To know that whatever circumstances may seem to be, a snatch of melody can reassure us of undying love.

This song is absolutely true to my heart. I love every piece of Moulin Rouge. I watch it about twice a week. This song is about the love they share and like Christain said its to remind them of that love even when things get rough. No matter what they love each other and at the end of the day love is what gives us hope that tomorrow will be better.

56 Singin' In the Rain - Singin' In the Rain

This is the musical that my higschool is doing this year.
I'd never heard it before but I've apselutely fallen in love with this song

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57 Do-Re-Mi - The Sound of Music

The song do re mi is a good song from the sound of music I hope there will be a another the sound of music

Moast fun and amazing song for anyone! I hope you love it as much as I do!

Love this sound of music 2 might not happen cuzz one of the people died - Andyman234

58 Let the Sunshine In - Hair
59 Do You Hear the People Sing? - Les Miserables

This is like, the anthem to the French Revolution. Revolution in general. How is that not awesome?

It is a song you listen to when you want to get something done because of its power.

This is my anthem for my school to get rid of TN Ready. Do you hear the people sing, singing a song a angry men, it is the music of the kids who will not take this dumb test again...

How is this not rop 10? Come on, don't you all feel the passion of change and revolution once this plays?

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60 Cell Block Tango - Chicago

He had it coming huh I still wonder what the uh uh one says

POP SIX SQUISH UH UH CISSERO LIPSCHITZ! I love this song. It's so kick butt and creepy and powerful and funny all at the same time. I love the chorus: He had it coming. He had it coming. He only had himself to blame. If you'dve been there. If youdve seen it. I bet ya you would have done the same

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