Theater Every Song in Hair (the Musical), Ranked by Singability  

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List Rules Vote up the songs in Hair you just can't get out of your head (not that you want to).

One of the shows that defined the "rock musical," Hair garnered some serious controversy when it debuted off Broadway in 1967. It was unabashedly political, featured nudity, and made heavy use of profanity. Nevertheless, Hair prevailed. It made it to Broadway by 1968 and became a sensation with the counterculture. Several songs were adopted by the anti-Vietnam War protesters, so you've probably heard some songs from the Hair soundtrack even if you've never seen the show. But which songs from Hair are the best? You can help decide by casting your vote. Here, you'll find all songs in Hair ranked by your votes. 
 

Everyone has heard some songs from Hair, the ones that went on to become hits in their own right. "Aquarius," "Let the Sunshine In," "Good Morning, Starshine," and the titular "Hair" are all well known counterculture ballads that captured the spirit of the '60s. But what about other - more controversial - songs on the Hair soundtrack listing? Many songs demonstrated something beyond the basic peace and love virtues. "Hashish" sings of the heavy drug use at the time and "I'm Black" dealt directly with racial tensions. 
 

What are the best Hair songs? Cast your vote below to help decide! 

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The Flesh Failures (Let the Sunshine In)

2
14 2
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3
13 2
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Aquarius

4
6 0
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Air

5
10 1
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Manchester England (reprise)

6
12 3
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Be-In (Hare Krishna)

7
12 3
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Three-Five-Zero-Zero

8
5 0
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Yes, I's Finished/Abie Baby

9
6 1
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White Boys

10
7 2
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Walking in Space

11
8 3
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Aquarius (reprise)

12
9 4
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Eyes Look Your Last

13
7 3
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Where Do I Go?

14
5 1
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I Got Life

15
6 3
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Good Morning Starshine

16
4 1
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Easy to Be Hard

17
4 1
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I'm Black/Ain't Got No

18
7 5
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What a Piece of Work Is Man

19
5 3
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Electric Blues

20
2 0
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Don't Put It Down

21
2 1
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Frank Mills

22
2 1
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Manchester England

23
2 1
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My Conviction

24
1 0
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I Believe in Love

25
1 0
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Going Down

26
5 5
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The Bed

27
4 4
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Black Boys

28
2 2
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Donna

29
2 2
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Colored Spade

30
2 2
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Hashish

31
1 1
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Sodomy

32
0 2
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