10 Female Songs by Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman You Can’t Help But Belt Along To

April 18th, 2014 by

10 Female Songs by Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman You Can’t...

A bevy of big-voiced Broadway divas are set to take the stage at Carnegie Hall on April 28 to honor Grammy and Tony winners Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman as part of the New York Pops 31st Birthday Gala. Fans can expect to hear Patti LuPone, Megan Hilty, Kerry Butler, Jenifer Lewis, Capathia Jenkins, Jane Krakowski, Marissa Jaret Winokur and many more belting out famed Shaiman and Wittman tunes; and we are positively giddy at the thought. To kick off the weekend, BroadwayBox is counting down 10 Shaiman and Wittman songs (and some are just Shaiman) written for women that you just can’t help sing along to no matter your gender, location or talent.

10. “Good Morning Baltimore,” Hairspray

9. “Otto Titsling,” Beaches (Shaiman)

8. “A Big Black Lady Stops the Show,” Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me

7. “Don’t Forget Me,” Smash

6. “Hail Holy Queen,” Sister Act (Shaiman)

5. “Fly, Fly Away,” Catch Me If You Can

4. “Big, Blonde and Beautiful,” Hairspray

3. “Let Me Be Your Star,” Smash

2. “Mama, I’m a Big Girl Now,” Hairspray

1. “(They Just Keep) Moving the Line,” Smash