Top Ten Songs from the Broadway Show Hamilton
The Top Ten
Satisfied is not just about a girl that has a crush on her sister's husband, no. Satisfied is also teaching a lesson to anyone hearing it to learn to let go. Angelica loves Eliza more than anything and decides to let Alexander go despite as she said, "He will never be satisfied, I will never be satisfied..."
This song is overrated to me, I usually just skip it. All it does is introduce a love triangle that is irrelevant to the plot.
I will never be satisfied until this is #1
Angelica SLAYS that rap. It conveys so much love for Eliza and heartbreak over Hamilton. Hands-down, one of my favoritesV 15 Comments
I love how this gives an insight as to how deep Burr's character was, he may have been an orphan like Hamilton. But unlike Hamilton, he has the patience of a saint. Until the end of the musical during 'The World Was Wide Enough.'
I'm willing it wait for it! I'm willing to wait to actually get enough money to see hamilton!
No! This song should be number one. Combined with the pain in Burr's voice and the difficult reality of being one-upped makes this so relatable and sad... I feel so bad for the villain Burr
Love it!V 10 Comments
This is easily the most layered and diverse song in the show. It switches seamlessly between effects and instruments, and has probably the catchiest rhythm. Also with the lyrics we get a little more insight on Burr's motives and personality, something we don't get too often in this show.
The diversity in this song is great. It changes so much, and yet it always sounds like heaven. Not to mention it plays a really big role to the play and Leslie Odom kills it as Burr. Overall, a masterpiece of a song and definitely the best in this great musical.
When this was made I wish I was in the room where I happened
If this is what the room where it happens is like, then I want to be there tooV 11 Comments
This is the "Lose Yourself" of Broadway.
They say I listen to Hamilton too much, I say I am not throwing away my shot
Look at these nerds rapping about the founding fathers, My day is getting dark so let me spell out my name, I am the AL-EX-AN-D-ER-WE are meant to be colony that runs independently
My favorite song - PuppytartV 8 Comments
I have never liked rap. Until Hamilton introduced me to the world. I loved Non-stop the best. Why? Because it gave me a good feeling. A you-can-do-anything feeling. It has a perfect harmony and beautiful combined lyrics. This is the first time I learned how to rap. How I knew to understand it. So now I'm NON-STOP!
Non-Stop is basically a perfect mini medley of the beginning of the musical, and it has so many quotable moments! There's no better way to end Act One than with this flawless song.
Non-Stop has samples from basically EVERY song and includes so many contrasting harmonies and characters. I always try to sing every part at the end, hah...
This has everything that makes this play great in one songV 17 Comments
I first heard a parody of this song about General Hux, a character from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. I loved the parody and was interested in listening to the original. And boy, was I pleased. I listened to the rest of the soundtrack and just fell in love with it! Now, I need to go see this Broadway show live! - Supernatural
The first one I heard, and boy do I regret not listening to it sooner. Off to listen to the whole soundtrack! - keycha1n
Good song. I'm singing this one in an upcoming concert in school. - Gabriola
I love all the songs of the album and each one brings something different to the table but there is simply no other song as stunning as this one. It was the first song I heard and made me interested in the rest of the musical from the first time I heard it. The lyrics are motivating and gives you everything you need to know about Alex's youth. Also can we talk about the intro? My god the "DUM DUDU DUM DUM DUM CHIKAWUW" is perfect as it gives historic/rap vibe at the same time. Best line in the song has to be: "AND ME, I'm the DAMN fool that shoot him". This song and album is simply a banger.V 2 Comments
I can't stop listening to this song! So good! - Cartoonfan202
I love this song so much
Best song by far I've memorized after 2 days
GoodV 4 Comments
I read another article that ranked the songs (I forgot what it was called I'm sorry) and for this one, they mentioned that, "As bad as it is that Hamilton isn't remembered too well, it's even worse how little Eliza is remembered." This song shows how amazing Eliza is. She did all of this to keep her husband's (who did some pretty bad things, if you know what I'm talking about) legacy secure.
Eliza is my favorite character and it shows all of her loyalty and kindness. It brings tears into my eyes and my favorite, though Wait for It, Satisfied, and Burn are close.
The harmonies and melodies are beautiful in this song, and this song tells the incredible story of Eliza's widowed life.
I cry every time I hear it, is a beautiful and wonderful songV 4 Comments
One of my friends said they're too old for Hamilton. So I told her, "You'll be Back! " - NotYoursTruly
I am utterly shocked. My top five makes up five of the top six. I'll be back to check and see if my number one has moved up from sixth.
Jonathan Groff is absolutely PERFECT. He nails the part of King George III!
Jonathan Groff is a legendV 5 Comments
The emotion in this song is absolutely incredible. For 4 minutes and 30 seconds, you go through what he was going through. Not to mention the glorious melody and harmonies.
In 4 minutes and 30 seconds, you go through what Hamilton went through. That's how emotional the song is. And then there's the beautiful melody and angelic harmonies.
Not my favorite song but it needs to be higher on the list because AAA JUST SEEING THE TITLE MAKES ME HYSTERICAL (it doesn't make me cry, though, because when I;m hysterical I smile which is weird but true) and it's sadly really catchy so every time it gets in my head I want to throw things
Really pretty musicV 4 Comments
I love this song as it shows the caring and compassionate side of Hamilton and Burr, it's so sad that both of these men outlived their children.
I think this song should be way higher. It breaks my heart how low this is. - NotYoursTruly
This is such a sweet and touching song.
The amount of love poured into this song is indescribable. It’s the beautiful story of Hamilton and Burr meeting their children and the pride and love you hear in their voices is enough to break your heart. And their gentle harmonies at the end are just so calming, heartwarming, and beautiful. I could listen to the song for hours.V 4 Comments
This is just the best song is Hamilton. I don't really like Hamilton that much (it's because it kinda shows the British as evil people and I'm British) but this song is just amazing. It's got rap, singing, an amazing tune, good story, captivating lyrics and call backs to other songs. In my opinion this should be #1. The world turned upside down... because this isn't #1.
Amazing. Just amazing. I'm so confused this wasn't number 1. It's just so energetic and you can see everyone playing in this put so much power in this. Personally, this isn't just the best of Hamilton but the best in all music. Even people into the musical should adore this song. Overall, Catchy, powerful and energetic as hell. definitely the best of the best!
Deserves to be higher. The rhyming in this song is fantastic, the lyrics are interesting and unmissable, and the performance of this onstage only adds to all the excitement. There is so much passion in this song and it tells the story of a battle in a powerful way. Possibly one of my favourite Hamilton songs of all time. - biancaurie
Should be 1V 13 Comments
Jasmine's voice in this is amazing, and the fact that she can morph into even different voices makes me love her more. She probably has the strongest voice in the cast.
Really people this song should be way higher up it gives such a good description of the affair between Alexander and Maria in my opinion this song should be # 1
Not to brag, but I can sing Maria, Hamilton, and company at the same time. - AnonymousChick
Jasmine was the perfect casting choice for Maria Reynolds, with that absolutely amazing voice.
But this song makes me so mad! HAMILTON, YOU MAN WHORE! - Absolite
This needs to by higher up on the list! It really shows how talented and beautiful Phillipa so's voice is. You can hear the raw emotion and deep feelings when you listen to this song. It's definitely one of the most poignant songs in the musical.
*SLIGHT SPOILER* This has made it all the way to 15th place, but it still needs to be higher! Phillipa's voice is so amazing in this song, and it really reflects the heartbreak Eliza must've felt when she read The Reynolds Pamphlet.
This NEEDS to be higher!
This HAS TO BE higher! This show Pippa (Phillipa)'s talented voice and ability! Its AMAZING. From Really Long notes to stay in a high pitch is 110% PERFECTV 5 Comments
I can entirely rap guns and ships and if you knew me you would be surprised that I can rap at all. This song actually is the reason I know what Hamilton is. Lastly I can now rap in French thanks to Lafayette!
EVERYONE GIVE IT UP FOR AMERICAS FAVORITE FIGHTING French MAN
This is my personal favorite, I played washington in the hamilton my school performed
This song is so good and I really like all the rapping parts
My little Lafayette 😳V 5 Comments
What’s wrong it sounds like a pop rap with so much meaning I would rather get killed by a noob in fortnite than see its place on this list.
Jefferson is great and he knows it so here he comes hopping out his little boat from France in a fancy coat and throws shade at Hamilton the rest of the act. Fab entrance for a fab character.
I love this song so much Jefferson is my son
I like the instrumental version I guess - Puppytart
How is this not #1V 3 Comments
I love this song! What a good rap - Scr3aM
The harmony, flow and dynamics of this song is just.. ughhh so good.
This should definitely be higher on the list. Most of this show was based upon the theme of legacy, and that shows especially through Alexander. He spends almost the entirety of the show trying to create a legacy. However, in this song, he accepts that making a legacy is "like planting seeds in a garden you never get to see..." And for once, he encourages someone to take their time, Eliza ("...Eliza! My love, take your time"). - Kit-Kat_Kawaii
Ok you all go die this is the best song it is so sad this should have been the last song go die burr when he said "he aims hi pistol at the sky wait" it gave me chills. then when hamilton was give that death monlog made me cry
The monologue of Legacy cuts deep, the feelings going through Burr’s mind after regretting the shot and simply “He aims his pistol to the sky- WAIT! ” Honestly sends chills.
Christopher Jackson probably has the best voice out of the male cast he really brings the house down
I had the privledge to see the amazing Chris Jackson perform this on Broadway and it legit made my cry. SO GOOD
I <3 Chris Jackson, he is incredibly talented, has a voice that blows away most singers you hear on the radio, and seems like a really nice person. Please get this outstanding song higher it's truly amazing if more people listened to it. ASTOUNDING performer
Who else raps both parts and slightly changes positions based on which part it is? - AnonymousChick
This song this song this song lol I love it s
Teacher: Pardon me-
Me: Are you Aaron Burr, sir? - Absolite
THIS IS THE BEST SONG IN THE WORLD I MET MY BEST FRIEND WHEN SHE WAS LISTINING TO THIS AND I SAID are you Aaron burr sir? And she replied that depends who’s asking and then we bust out laughing
Christopher Jackson sounds fantastic in this one! Combined with the ensemble, this track is EASILY one of my all time favorites!
I don't think hurricane gets enough love it's a really good song Yes it has one sad line but otherwise it's great
It's so beautiful but it's the start of disaster...
Beutiful song honestly my favorite
My name is Phillip.
I am a poet.
I wrote this poem just to show it. - marshmallow123
I love this line:
"There's a lake I know...
In a nearby park...
You and I can go
When the night gets dark"
I want to sing both parts... but I can't... I'll try anyways and sound stupid! - AnonymousChick
My dog speakers more elequently than the
I never thought it would be in the top 10, but 29 is too low
LIIIT BOIS dis dons is rad best sing of 2018 boys no better eat fick aiuyahjk
All I Hear:
Hillary or Trump? (Hillary or Trump? )
We know its lose-lose!
Hillary or Trump? (Hillary or Trump? )
But if you had to choose?
Dear fellow Americans! Bernie Sanders doesn't stand a chance so who are you promoting? But if you had to choose?
This song is really overlooked, but just listening to it reminds me that America's faced these same issues since its inception, and we pulled through. - keycha1n
This is such a great song, and so catchy! It really shows how much Angelica cared about her sister.
This is basically Epic Rap Battles of History. "Turn around, bend over, let me show you where my shoe fits! " Best line ever. - Absolite
Turn around bend over show you where my shoe fits
Why is this all the way down here? This song is painfully underrated
This song is really beautiful
Why so low? It's so sad! - AnonymousChick
WHY IS THIS SONG NOT NUMBER ONE? THIS MY BABYS SONG
Has to be my favorite King George III song ever!
This one is so funny!
Call me son one more time! - AnonymousChick
Why so low?
Such a beautiful song! - SaoirseSeal
This is the best song in Hamilton! Brang a year to my eye
Awesome! Wow! - AnonymousChick
The Cabinet Battles are why I hate this thing. - ProPanda
Fave Part "Sit Down John YoU FAT MOTHER$#&*@#! ". Cause to be honest, if the song comes up on shuffle, I Would yell that, even in school and My Parents.
This should be lower it's the worst - Youare4
WHY IS THIS AT THE BOTTOM?
This should be higher - Youare4
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