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Usher Sings 'Wait for It' from Broadway's 'Hamilton' - Listen Now!

“Wait for It” is one of the most beloved songs from the Broadway musical Hamilton and Usher got to put his own spin on it for the new Hamilton Mixtape album!

The full album will not be released for another couple weeks, but Usher‘s track has been put up early as an instant download when you pre-order on iTunes.

Tony Award winner Leslie Odom Jr., who originated the role of Aaron Burr in the musical, performs the song on the original cast recording.

Another song from The Hamilton Mixtape that was just released is “Wrote My Way Out” featuring Nas, Dave East, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Aloe Blacc.

Click inside to listen to “Wrote My Way Out”… More Here! »

Josh Groban Celebrates Opening Night of 'Natasha, Pierre'

One of the hot new musicals on Broadway this season is Josh Groban‘s show Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812, which just held its opening night!

The 35-year-old singer makes his Broadway debut alongside actress Denee Benton, who you might recognize from her work on Lifetime’s UnREAL.

The two stars hit the red carpet for the opening night celebration on Monday (November 14) in New York City.

Later in the week, Denee got into the holiday spirit by joining Swarovski for the star raising ceremony at the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree.

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Broadway's 'Amélie the Musical' Sets Date for Opening Night!

The indie film Amélie is set to become a Broadway musical next year and dates have been set for opening night!

Phillipa Soo, who was Tony-nominated for her work in the smash hit Hamilton, is taking over the role originated by French actress Audrey Tautou in the 2001 movie.

Adam Chanler-Berat, best known for his work on Broadway in Next to Normal, is set to play the leading man.

Amélie will start previews at the Walter Kerr Theatre on March 9 and the official opening night is April 3.

Before its Broadway run, Amélie will play for one month in Los Angeles at the Ahmanson Theatre from December 4 through January 15. Go check it out!


Amélie the Musical is Coming to Broadway

Sia Totally Slays Hamilton's 'Satisfied' with Queen Latifah & Miguel - Listen Now!

Sia has teamed up with Queen Latifah and Miguel for an amazing version of the song “Satisfied” from the Broadway musical Hamilton.

This track is featured on the new Hamilton Mixtape album, which features current music stars putting a new take on the songs from the smash hit musical.

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The album doesn’t come out until December 2, but there are currently four songs out on iTunes. The other one that was just released is “Immigrants” featuring K’naan, Snow Tha Product, Riz MC, and Residente.

Click inside to listen to the new version of “Immigrants”… More Here! »

Zac Efron & Hugh Jackman Check Out 'Waitress' on Broadway!

Hugh Jackman and Zac Efron are taking their bromance to Broadway!

The 48-year-old actor took to Instagram Saturday afternoon (November 5) to share a pic of himself with Zac after they checked out a performance of Waitress on Broadway.

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In the pic, Hugh and Zac pose on stage with cast members Jessie Mueller, Caitlin Houlahan, and Keala Settle after the show.

The close buds have been spending a lot of time together lately. Just last weekend, Hugh adorably sang happy birthday to Zac.

“With @zacefron after watching the enormously talented cast of @waitressmusical If you get a chance – grab a ticket!” Hugh captioned the below pic.

Kelly Clarkson Sings 'Hamilton' Song 'It's Quiet Uptown' - Listen Now!

A ton of major stars have joined forces with Lin-Manuel Miranda to sing new versions of the songs from the Broadway musical Hamilton for the new album, The Hamilton Mixtape.

Kelly Clarkson is one of the featured artists and she gets to sing the devastating act two song “It’s Quiet Uptown,” which is normally performed by the characters Alexander Hamilton and Angelica Schuyler. Her song has been released early along with the album pre-order and you can listen below.

The Roots‘ version of “My Shot” featuring Busta Rhymes, Joell Ortiz, and Nate Ruess also was released early.

Pre-order the album now on iTunes to get the tracks and stream them below via Spotify!

Click inside to listen to “My Shot” from The Hamilton Mixtape… More Here! »

Darren Criss Bares Ripped Body During 'Hedwig' LA Opening!

Darren Criss is currently starring as the title role in the touring production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch and his body has never looked better!

The 29-year-old former Glee star went shirtless and wore just tiny black shorts for the curtain call of the opening night performance on Wednesday (November 2) at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood.

Darren is starring with Lena Hall, who won a Tony Award for her performance in the Broadway production of the musical. They are both giving amazing performances in the show, so catch it now through November 27!

Also pictured inside: Choreographer Spencer Liff, who did the musical staging for the show, walking the pink carpet.

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