As the musical's known for boldly tackling adolescent sexuality, it's no surprise many songs in the Spring Awakening soundtrack are raw reflections on dealing with new and confusing thoughts and feelings during your teenage years. A musical with a bold and progressive agenda about the importance of sex education, the show has remained relevant for years as such subjects are still sources of debate. All the show's tunes have intense messages related to the theme, but which are the best? Below, you'll find all Spring Awakening songs ranked by fans. Cast your vote to help decide the most outstanding songs of the show.
There are plenty of winners on the Spring Awakening track listing for you to peruse. “Those You've Known” finds Melchior overwhelmed by grief, but strengthened by the memories of his friends Mortiz and Wendla. Melchior laments the frustrations of feeling stuck between childhood and adulthood as a teenager in "The Mirror-Blue Night." The emotional finale that is "The Song of Purple Summer" promises a better future, despite the show's rather bleak ending. Give the below playlist a listen and vote up the best songs!
Don't Do Sadness/Blue Wind
The B*tch of Living
The Dark I Know Well
And Then There Were None