Showtune Countdown Is Back With Top 10 Musicals Based on Classic Books


The Showtune Countdown and Mark Blankenship are now back with our regularly scheduled program! This week, Mark breakdowns the top ten best musical based on classic books. All songs were calculated via social media voting by using the hashtag #ShowtuneCountdown and by also calling in to our Google phone number. Did yours make the list? New categories are added every Wednesday.

10. "Prologue" from Great Comet

9. "One Second and a Million Miles" from The Bridges of Madison County

8. "Man of La Mancha" from Man of La Mancha

7. "Astonishing" from Little Women

6. "The Girl I Mean to Be" from The Secret Garden

5. "Wheels of a Dream" from Ragtime

4. "Leavin's Not the Only Way to Go" from Big River

3. "Everything's Golden" from Tuck Everlasting

2. "The Phantom of the Opera" from The Phantom of the Opera

1. "Red and Black" from Les Miserables 

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