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Songs from the Musicals

The tradition of the musical has brought us many great songs over the last few decades. The most popular form being the staged musicals from Broadway and London's West End. These have crossed over into popular films: Oliver! and The King and I are typical examples. Many of the great songs come from the musicals tradition. This page is an attempt to list the best songs from the most popular musicals and to give some additional information on each musical.

The Songs

The following table lists all the songs.

Song Musical
A Boy Like That West Side Story
A Bushel and a Peck Guys and Dolls
A Fellow Needs A Girl Allegro
A Heart Full Of Love Les Misérables
A Hundred Million Miles Flower Drum Song
A Little Fall Of Rain Les Misérables
A Lovely Night Cinderella
A Real Nice Clambake Carousel
A Very Special Day Me And Juliet
A Wonderful Guy South Pacific
ABC Cafe/Red And Black Les Misérables
Adelaide's Lament Guys and Dolls
Adelaide's Second Lament Guys and Dolls
All At Once You Love Her Pipe Dream
All Er Nothin' Oklahoma!
All For Him Paint Your Wagon
All Good Gifts Godspell
All I Ask Of You Phantom Of The Opera
All I Owe Ioway State Fair
All Kinds Of People Pipe Dream
Almost Like Being In Love Brigadoon
America West Side Story
An Ordinary Couple The Sound Of Music
And This Is My Beloved Kismet
Another Autumn Paint Your Wagon
Another Suitcase In Another Hall Evita
Any Dream Will Do Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Aquarius Hair
As Long As He Needs Me Oliver!
At The End Of The Day Les Misérables
Bali Ha'i South Pacific
Be Back Soon Oliver!
Being Alive Company
Benjamin Calypso Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Bidin' My Time Crazy For You
Bloody Mary South Pacific
Boy For Sale Oliver!
Boys And Girls Like You And Me Cinderella
Bring Him Home Les Misérables
But Not For Me Crazy For You
Cabaret Cabaret
Carino Mio Paint Your Wagon
Castle On A Cloud Les Misérables
Climb Ev'ry Mountain The Sound Of Music
Close Every Door Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Come Home Allegro
Come To Me, Bend To Me Brigadoon
Company Company
Consider Yourself Oliver!
Cool West Side Story
Could You Use Me? Crazy For You
Day By Day Godspell
Dites-moi South Pacific
Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful Cinderella
Do You Hear The People Sing? Les Misérables
Do-Re-Mi The Sound Of Music
Don't Cry For Me Argentina Evita
Down in MacConnachy Square Brigadoon
Drink With Me Les Misérables
Easy To Be Hard Hair
Edelweiss The Sound Of Music
Enbraceable You Crazy For You
Empty Chairs At Empty Tables Les Misérables
Ev'rybody's Got A Home But Me Pipe Dream
Fan Tan Fanny Flower Drum Song
Fiddler On The Roof Fiddler On The Roof
Follow the Fold Guys and Dolls
Food Glorious Food Oliver!
From This Day On Brigadoon
Fugue for Tinhorns Guys and Dolls
Gee, Officer Krupke West Side Story
Getting To Know You The King And I
Gilding Through My Memoree Flower Drum Song
Glitter and Be Gay Candide
Go, Go, Go, Joseph Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Good Morning Starshine Hair
Grant Avenue Flower Drum Song
Gus The Theatre Cat Cats
Guys and Dolls Guys and Dolls
Hair Hair
Hand Me Down That Can o' Beans Paint Your Wagon
Happy Talk South Pacific
Hello, Young Lovers The King And I
Herod's Song Jesus Christ Superstar
High Flying Adored Evita
Honey Run South Pacific
How Can I Wait? Paint Your Wagon
How Can Love Survive? The Sound Of Music
I Am Easily Assimilated Candide
I Am Going To Like It Here Flower Drum Song
I Can Cook Too On The Town
I Can't be Bothered Now Crazy For You
I Can't Say No Oklahoma!
I Could Have Danced All Night My Fair Lady
I Don't Know How To Love Him Jesus Christ Superstar
I Dreamed A Dream Les Misérables
I Enjoy Being A Girl Flower Drum Song
I Feel Like I'm Not Out of Bed Yet On The Town
I Feel Pretty West Side Story
I Got Rhythm Crazy For You
I Have A Love West Side Story
I Have Dreamed The King And I
I Know It Can Happen Again Allegro
I Remember It Well Gigi
I Still See Elisa Paint Your Wagon
I Talk To The Trees Paint Your Wagon
I Whistle A Happy Tune The King And I
I'd Do Anything Oliver!
I'll Go Home With Bonnie Jean Brigadoon
I'll Know Guys and Dolls
I'll Never Fall In Love Again Promises, Promises
I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair South Pacific
I'm On My Way Paint Your Wagon
I'm Your Girl Me And Juliet
If I Loved You Carousel
If I Were a Bell Guys and Dolls
If I Were A Rich Man Fiddler On The Roof
In Between Paint Your Wagon
In My Life Les Misérables
In My Own Little Corner Cinderella
Isn't It Kinda Fun State Fair
It Might As Well Be Spring State Fair
It Must Be So Candide
It's A Grand Night For Singing State Fair
It's A Scandal! It's A Outrage Oklahoma!
It's a Fine Life Oliver!
I've Never Been in Love Before Guys and Dolls
Jacob And Sons/Joseph's Coat Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Jacob In Egypt Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Jeannie's Packin' Up Brigadoon
Jesus Christ Superstar Jesus Christ Superstar
Jet Song West Side Story
Joseph All The Time Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Joseph's Dreams Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
June Is Bustin' Out All Over Carousel
Kansas City Oklahoma!
K-ra-zy For You Crazy For You
Let The Sunshine In Hair
Lonely Room Oklahoma!
Lonely Town On The Town
Look Down Les Misérables
Love, Look Away Flower Drum Song
Lovely Ladies Les Misérables
Luck Be a Lady Guys and Dolls
Lucky To Be Me On The Town
Make Our Garden Grow Candide
Make Up My Heart Starlight Express
Many A New Day Oklahoma!
March Of The Siamese Children The King And I
Maria The Sound Of Music
Maria West Side Story
Marriage Type Love Me And Juliet
Marry the Man Today Guys and Dolls
Master Of The House Les Misérables
Matchmaker Fiddler On The Roof
Maybe This Time Cabaret
Mein Herr Cabaret
Memory Cats
Mister Snow Carousel
Money, Money Cabaret
More I Cannot Wish You Guys and Dolls
Movin' Paint Your Wagon
Mr. Mistoffelees Cats
My Favorite Things The Sound Of Music
My Girl Back Home South Pacific
My Lord And Master The King And I
My Love Candide
My Mother's Weddin' Day Brigadoon
My Time of Day Guys and Dolls
Naughty Baby Crazy For You
New York, New York On The Town
Nice Work If You Can Get It Crazy For You
No Other Love Me And Juliet
Oh, Happy We Candide
Oh, What A Beautiful Mornin' Oklahoma!
Oklahoma! Oklahoma!
Oliver Oliver!
On Green Dolphin Street Brigadoon
On My Own Les Misérables
On The Street Where You Live My Fair Lady
One Day More! Les Misérables
One Hand, One Heart West Side Story
One More Angel In Heaven Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Only You Starlight Express
Oom-Pah-Pah Oliver!
Our State Fair State Fair
Out Of My Dreams Oklahoma!
People Will Say We're In Love Oklahoma!
Pharaoh's Dreams Explained Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Pharaoh's Story Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Pick A Pocket Or Two Oliver!
Pie Jesu Requiem
Poor Poor Joseph Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Poor Poor Pharaoh/Song Of The King Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Pore Jud Oklahoma!
Potiphar Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Promises, Promises Promises, Promises
Rainbow High Evita
Reviewing The Situation Oliver!
Rumson Town Paint Your Wagon
Save The People Godspell
Secret Love Calamity Jane
Shall We Dance? The King And I
Shall We Dance? Crazy For You
Sit Down, You're Rochin' the Boat Guys and Dolls
Sixteen Going On Seventeen The Sound Of Music
Slap That Bass Crazy For You
So Far Allegro
So Long, Farewell The Sound Of Music
Some Other Time On The Town
Someone Is Waiting Company
Someone To Watch Over Me Crazy For You
Something Wonderful The King And I
Something's Coming West Side Story
Somewhere West Side Story
Sue Me Guys and Dolls
Starlight Express Starlight Express
Stars Les Misérables
Stepsisters' Lament Cinderella
Stiff Upper Lip Crazy For You
Stone The Crows Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Stranger In Paradise Kismet
Sunday Flower Drum Song
Sunrise, Sunset Fiddler On The Roof
Suzy Is A Good Thing Pipe Dream
Sword Dance And Reel Brigadoon
Take back your Mink Guys and Dolls
Take That Look Off Your Face Song And Dance
Tell Me On A Sunday Song And Dance
Ten Minutes Ago Cinderella
Thank Heaven For Little Girls Gigi
That's For Me State Fair
That's The Way It Happens Me And Juliet
The Ballad of Eldorado Candide
The Best of All Possible Worlds Candide
The Brothers Come To Egypt/Grovel Grovel Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
The Chase Brigadoon
The Deadwood Stage Calamity Jane
The Farmer And The Cowman Oklahoma!
The Gentleman Is A Dopen Allegro
The Heather On The Hill Brigadoon
The Highest Judge Of All Carousel
The Last Man In My Life Song And Dance
The Lonely Goatherd The Sound Of Music
The Love Of My Life Brigadoon
The Next Time It Happens Pipe Dream
The Oldest Established Guys and Dolls
The Phantom Of The Opera Phantom Of The Opera
The Real American Folk Song (Is A Rag) Crazy For You
The Sound Of Music The Sound Of Music
The Strike Paint Your Wagon
The Surrey With The Fringe On Top Oklahoma!
There But For You Go I Brigadoon
There Is Nothin' Like A Dame South Pacific
There's A Coach Comin' In Paint Your Wagon
There's Me Starlight Express
They Call The Wind Maria Paint Your Wagon
They Can't Take That Away From Me Crazy For You
Things Are Looking Up Crazy For You
This Nearly Was Mine South Pacific
Those Canaan Days Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Tonight West Side Story
Tonight's The Night Crazy For You
Unexpected Song Song And Dance
Walkin' For My Dearie Brigadoon
Wand'rin' Star Paint Your Wagon
We Are A Gang Of Witches Pipe Dream
We Deserve Each Other Me And Juliet
We Kiss In A Shadow The King And I
What A Lovely Day For A Wedding Allegro
What Causes That Crazy For You
What's Goin' On Here? Paint Your Wagon
What's the Use Candide
What's The Use Of Wond'rin' Carousel
When The Children Are Asleep Carousel
Where Is Love? Oliver!
Who Will Buy? Oliver!
Who's The Thief Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Whoop-ti-ay! Paint Your Wagon
Wildcats Allegro
Winters Go By Allegro
Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again Phantom Of The Opera
Ya Got Me On The Town
You Are Beautiful Flower Drum Song
You Are Never Away Allegro
You Were Dead, You Know Candide
You'll Never Walk Alone Carousel

The Musicals

The following table lists all the musicals with details of composer and lyricist.

Musical Lyricist Composer
Allegro Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
Brigadoon Alan Jay Lerner Frederick Loewe
Cabaret Fred Ebb John Cander
Calamity Jane Paul Frances Webster Sammy Fain
Candide Richard Wilbur Leonard Bernstein
Carousel Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
Cats T.S.Eliot Andrew Lloyd Webber
Cinderella Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
Company Stephen Sondheim Stephen Sondheim
Crazy For You Ira Gershwin George Gershwin
Evita Tim Rice Andrew Lloyd Webber
Fiddler On The Roof Sheldon Harnick Jerry Bock
Flower Drum Song Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
Gigi Alan Jay Lerner Frederick Loewe
Godspell John Michael Tebelak Stephen Schwartz
Guys and Dolls Frank Loesser Frank Loesser
Hair James Rado,
Jerome Ragni
Galt MacDermot
Jesus Christ Superstar Tim Rice Andrew Lloyd Webber
Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Tim Rice Andrew Lloyd Webber
Kismet Robert Wright,
George Forrest
Robert Wright,
George Forrest
Les Misérables Herbert Kretzmer,
Alain Boublil,
Jean-Marc Natel
Clause-Michel Schönberg
Me And Juliet Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
My Fair Lady Alan Jay Lerner Frederick Loewe
Oklahoma! Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
Oliver! Lionel Bart Lionel Bart
On The Town Betty Comden,
Adolph Green
Leonard Bernstein
Paint Your Wagon Alan Jay Lerner Frederick Loewe
Phantom Of The Opera Charles Hart,
Tim Rice,
Mike Batt
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Pipe Dream Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
Promises, Promises Hal David Burt Bacharach
Requiem Andrew Lloyd Webber
Song And Dance Don Black Andrew Lloyd Webber
South Pacific Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
Starlight Express Richard Stilgoe Andrew Lloyd Webber
State Fair Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
The King And I Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
The Sound Of Music Oscar Hammerstein II Richard Rodgers
West Side Story Stephen Sondheim Leonard Bernstein