Wicked is Broadway’s latest performance after launching on October 30, 2003. The blockbuster prequel to the Wizards of Oz is more than simply defending Gravitability, but it’s worth a few thousand dollars. The music of Wicked ‘s has a wonderful whimsical character accompanied by intricately witty lyrics. ) There is a ridiculous obsession here about sex. Schwartz often greets fans with a wink on Oz album Over Rainbow.
A Chorus Line, Original Broadway Cast
Certified 2x MultiPlatinum May 17 2000 – Released January 1978 – A Chorus Line remained Broadway’s longest running show for 6137 concerts and lasted nearly 15 years. Although the original Broadway musical had only been revived once, it still remains widely popular in many nations worldwide. The production won eight Tony awards in 1976 including Best Music and 1976 Pulitzer for Drama. The album lost The Wiz best cast album Grammys to The Wiz.
When it is the goal of an album, a big cast that will get you to repeat it, to memorize the lyrics and scream, loudly. It’s not only the highest album on the chart but also the longest period in time that has taken the position for this to reach the highest. Hamilton Broadway’s cast album reached double platinum status within a year and the nearest of any other album was “The Phantom of the Opera”, which was given a four-year double status in platinum.
What is the best selling Broadway cast album?
Not only is Hamilton the highest performing album in the list, the time needed to attain that position were among the most impressive.
Other Notable Mentions
The Bridges of Madison County
THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, one of the most romantic stories ever written, is now an irresistible, two-time Tony Award®-winning Broadway musical. Based on the best-selling novel by Robert James Waller, THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY tells the story of Iowa housewife Francesca Johnson and her life-changing, four-day whirlwind romance with traveling photographer Robert Kincaid. It’s an unforgettable story of two people caught between decision and desire, as a chance encounter becomes a second chance at so much more.
This stunning new production features gorgeous, soulful music by Tony Award®-winning composer Jason Robert Brown (Parade, The Last Five Years) that draws upon the rich textures of Americana and folk and the sweeping, expressive balladry of classic Broadway. The Daily News hails it as “one of Broadway’s best scores in the last decade.”
With a book by Pulitzer Prize Winner Marcia Norman (The Secret Garden, The Color Purple) and direction by Tony®-winner Bartlett Sher (South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza), THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY is “an evening you will cherish long after the show’s over!” (NPR)
“A LUSH AND DEEPLY ROMANTIC SCORE, FILLED WITH RICH AND MELODIC DUETS THAT SHOW OFF ITS LEADS’ TERRIFIC VOICES.”
– ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY