Musicals Every Song in Waitress (the Musical), Ranked by Singability  

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

Based on the heartfelt 2007 comedy-drama of the same name, Waitress went the way of many popular films when it hit Broadway as a musical in 2016. The story of a soft spoken pie making waitress longing to escape a broken marriage, it's understandable that the Waitress soundtrack is something of a tearjerker. However, given the show's comedic edge, there are plenty of lighthearted tunes as well. But what are the best songs in the show? Here, you'll find all Waitress songs ranked by fans!  

There are plenty of winners on the Waitress track listing, which shows Jenna's gradual progression to a more confident, independent woman. “She Used to Be Mine” finds a very pregnant Jenna all alone after her abusive husband leaves with her money. “Opening Up” appears twice in Waitress, once when Jenna is an employee and again when she is the owner of her very own diner. Give this playlist a listen and vote up the best songs! 

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She Used to Be Mine

2
64 12
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When He Sees Me

3
50 8
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Opening Up

4
53 9
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What Baking Can Do

5
46 10
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Bad Idea

6
36 10
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It Only Takes a Taste

7
34 11
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The Negative

8
26 5
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Opening Up

9
33 11
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You Matter to Me

10
32 12
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What's Inside

11
37 17
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Never Ever Getting Rid of Me

12
23 9
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I Didn't Plan It

13
20 7
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Everything Changes

14
23 14
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A Soft Place to Land

15
22 14
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I Love You Like a Table

16
17 10
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Dear Baby

17
18 13
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Take It From an Old Man

18
17 15
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You Will Still Be Mine

19
14 12
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Lulu's Pie Song

20
15 17
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Club Knocked Up

21
10 14
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Door Number Three

22
10 15
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Contraction Ballet