Top Ten Best Songs from Musicals

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101 Suddenly Seymour - Little Shop of Horrors

Best. Song. Ever. No question.

102 Oh the Thinks You Can Think - Seussical
103 Another Day of Sun - La la Land
104 Anything Goes - Anything Goes

This is not the correct song.

105 Angel of Music - The Phantom of the Opera
106 I Just Can't Wait to Be King - Lion King

I did a dance to this song

107 Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again - Phantom of the Opera

My favorite song from this musical. The only one of my 3 favorites (the other2 are the title song and music of the night) that doesn't have the phantom in it! So so sad and beautiful.

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108 Send In the Clowns

This is the best song from a musical. Ever. Judy Collins rendition is my favorite. Give it a listen. Get send in the clowns to the top ten!

109 Ol' Man River - Showboat V 1 Comment
110 Confrontation - Jekyll and Hyde

Check out Anthony Warlow's Recording of this on youtube and judge for yourself. This objectively belongs in the top ten.

111 Dentist! - Little Shop of Horrors

Steve Martin brings so much to a role and just has fun with it! This song is incredibly catchy and is just fun to watch.

I really want to sing this song someday...

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112 Hello! - The Book of Mormon

Hello! But every time someone says "hello" it gets faster

No no Elder Cunningham! U r making things up again! please stick 2 the approved dialogue!
Watch the Harry Potter parody by Tessa netting she is awesome!

113 No Good Deed - Wicked

This is my favourite song from this musical. So powerful & dramatic!

Best song from Wicked, even if it's not as well known

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114 Those Magic Changes - Grease
115 I'd Give My Life for You - Miss Saigon

This is such a beautiful song! There aren't many songs like this, about a mother willing to give her life in order for her son to have a bright future, and it just makes the story even more tragic and memorable. It's got a very catchy melody as well.

137.137.137!? Are you kidding me?!?!?!? This is the most beautiful, moving, powerful and basically just amazing song ever. I love to listen to it and do so every day. Next time I check on this list this song better be in the top ten.

116 You're the One That I Want - Grease

Easily one of the most iconic songs in musical history

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117 The Impossible Dream - Man of la Mancha

One of the great gems of musical theater, this gorgeous litany of a knight's goal's reminds us to strive for the best and highest, even when we may not reach them, and that the world will be better because we have done so.

118 Sunrise - In the Heights
119 Evermore - Beauty and the Beast (2017)

YES OH MY GOD. When I saw Beauty and the Beast in theaters, I was in tears by the middle of this song (along with the three friends I had brought with me to see it). It has a beautiful melody, and the emotion the number is portraying is incredible, considering it's a kids' movie.

120 High Flying, Adored - Evita
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