Do you have Broadway in your blood? Don't you just love a tune that makes you sing along? Here's a few selections for the musical theater lover.
(2003) The retelling of the Wizard of Oz from Elphaba's point of view. Idena Menzel, Kristen Chenoweth, and Joel Grey led the original cast who were awarded three Tony Awards for their production. Fan favorite songs on this album include For Good
, and unforgettably, Defying Gravity
(2001) The Paris of 1899 comes alive in this screen adaptation of the classic Broadway musical. Nicole Kidman & Ewan McGregor take the lead as Satine & Christian with other performances by David Bowie, Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mya, P!nk, Bono, Fatboy Slim, Beck, and many others.
Hamilton (2015) is Broadway's newest must see sensation. This soundtrack includes favorites like Burn by Phillipa Soo, Wait For It by Leslie Odom, Jr., and of course Alexander Hamilton as performed by the original Broadway cast.
(2002) Catherine Zeta-Jones and Renée Zellweger star as Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart in the movie version of this jazz age Broadway hit with memorable songs like All That Jazz
, Cell Block Tango
, When You're Good To Mamma
performed by Queen Latifah Taye Diggs, and Razzle Dazzle
performed by Richard Gere.
The Phantom of the Opera (2004) Gerard Butler, Emmy Rossum, and Patrick Wilson lead way for the film adaptation of the Broadway classic. Favorite tracks include All I ask of You, and The Music of the Night.