It's time to rank the best songs from Hamilton. Adapted from Ron Chernow's biography on Alexander Hamilton, the 2015 musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda won 11 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and a Grammy for Best Mucial Theater Album. While you might know all the lyrics to the most popular tracks, have you listened to the Hamilton cut songs, like "Congratulations?"
What are your favorite Hamilton songs to sing along to? From "Helpless" to "Wait for It," ranking all Hamilton songs might be difficult. Other good Hamilton songs from the musical soundtrack include "Satisfied" and "You'll Be Back."
Vote up the best songs in Hamilton. Be sure to also vote for any underrated Hamilton songs that deserve to be ranked higher on the list.
- 11,450 VOTES
The Room Where It Happens
"We want our leaders to save the day
But we don’t get a say in what they trade away
We dream of a brand new start
But we dream in the dark for the most part
Dark as a tomb where it happens"
- Artist: Leslie Odom, Jr. as Aaron Burr, Okieriete Onaodowan as James Madison, Lin-Manuel Miranda as Alexander Hamilton, Daveed Diggs as Thomas Jefferson
- 21,482 VOTES
"And there’s a million things I haven’t done,
But just you wait, just you wait..."
- Artist: Leslie Odom, Jr. as Aaron Burr, Anthony Ramos as John Laurens, Daveed Diggs as Marquis de Lafayette, Okieriete Onaodowan as Hercules Mulligan
- 31,594 VOTES
"A toast to the groom
To the bride
From your sister
Who's always by your side"
- Artist: Renée Elise Goldsberry as Angelica Schuyler
- 41,505 VOTES
Wait for It
"And if there's a reason I'm still alive
When so many have died
Then I'm willin' to wait for it"
- Artist: Leslie Odom, Jr. as Aaron Burr