Its creator, book writer, composer-lyricist, and lead actor, Lin-Manuel Miranda, had his Broadway breakthrough in 2008 with Into the Heights, a musical about the Latino-American Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights that also incorporated rap music into its rambunctious songbook. Miranda won a Tony and a Grammy for his songwriting for the Best Musical winner.
The cast recording to the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, written by Lin-Manuel Miranda blends musical theater, hip-hop, rap, R&B, jazz, pop, and American history to dramatize the life of founding father Alexander Hamilton, based on the biography by Ron Chernow. Despite depicting historical figures, the show practices colorblind (more like purposefully colorful) casting.
Lin Manuel Miranda's "Hamilton" is truly God's gift to Musical Theatre. I would highly recommend this album to anyone who is a lover of rap, history, or musical theatre, or just things that are awesome. Also, Hamilton is very differentHamilton is a game changing musical in the Broadway world. Hamilton uses many different genres of music altogether and has such an amazing flow throughout the entire album. This musical is extremely educational, fun, and interesting. I recommend that everyone listens to this musical at least once.
Hamilton is the cast album to the 2015 musical Hamilton. The musical is based on the 2004 biography of Alexander Hamilton written by Ron Chernow, with music, lyrics, and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
During his life cut too short, he served as George Washington's chief aide, was the first Treasury Secretary of the United States, a loving husband and father, despised by his fellow Founding Fathers, and shot to death by Aaron Burr in a legendary duel. I LOVE musical theatre, and Hamilton is one of the best musicals I've heard. Lin Manuel Miranda is a genius and my kids have memorized 1/2 the album (the first half).
Other albums by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Hamilton: An American Musical. Lin-Manuel Miranda 7/8/2016. 1 Alexander Hamilton Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton 3:55. 2 Aaron Burr, Sir Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton 2:37. 3 My Shot Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton 5:32. 4 The Story of Tonight Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton 1:32.
Lin-Manuel Miranda (; born January 16, 1980) is a Puerto Rican composer, lyricist, playwright, rapper, and actor best known for creating and starring in the Broadway musicals In the Heights and Hamilton. Style:MLA Chicago APA. "Hamilton: An American Musical Album.
Who lives, who dies, who tells your story? Anyone would be lucky to have Broadway innovator Lin-Manuel Miranda tell his or her story, and this time founding father Alexander Hamilton is the fortunate son. Miranda has created an exemplary piece of musical theater in his smash hit Hamilton.
|1-2||Aaron Burr, Sir||2:36|
|1-4||The Story Of Tonight||1:31|
|1-5||The Schuyler Sisters||3:06|
|1-7||You'll Be Back||3:28|
|1-8||Right Hand Man||5:21|
|1-9||A Winter's Ball||1:09|
|1-12||The Story Of Tonight||1:55|
|1-13||Wait For It||3:13|
|1-15||Ten Duel Commandments||1:46|
|1-16||Meet Me Inside||1:23|
|1-17||That Would Be Enough||2:58|
|1-18||Guns And Ships||2:07|
|1-19||History Has Its Eyes On You||1:37|
|1-20||Yorktown (The World Turned Upside Down)||4:02|
|1-21||What Comes Next?||1:39|
|2-1||What'd I Miss||3:56|
|2-2||Cabinet Battle #1||3:35|
|2-3||Take A Break||4:46|
|2-4||Say No To This||4:02|
|2-5||The Room Where It Happens||5:18|
|2-7||Cabinet Battle #2||2:22|
|2-8||Washington On Your Side||3:01|
|2-9||One Last Time||4:56|
|2-10||I Know Him||1:37|
|2-11||The Adams Administration||0:54|
|2-14||The Reynolds Pamphlet||2:08|
|2-16||Blow Us All Away||2:53|
|2-18||It's Quiet Uptown||4:30|
|2-19||The Election Of 1800||3:57|
|2-20||Your Obedient Servant||2:30|
|2-21||Best Of Wives And Best Of Women||0:47|
|2-22||The World Was Wide Enough||5:02|
|2-23||Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story||3:37|
|551093-2||Lin-Manuel Miranda||Hamilton: An American Musical (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (2xCD, Album)||Atlantic||551093-2||US||2015|
|7567-86684-3||Lin-Manuel Miranda||Hamilton: An American Musical (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (2xCD, Album)||Atlantic||7567-86684-3||Europe||2015|
|552918-1||Lin-Manuel Miranda||Hamilton (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (Box + 4xLP, Album)||Atlantic||552918-1||USA & Canada||2016|
|551093-2||Lin-Manuel Miranda||Hamilton: An American Musical (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (2xCD, Album)||Atlantic||551093-2||Canada||2015|