Lose Yourself in the Beautiful & Haunting Broadway Cast Recording of The Last Ship

December 16th, 2014 by

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The cast recording for Sting’s debut musical The Last Ship is now available through Universal Music Classics, and listening is as beautiful and haunting an experience as seeing the show. Below, we react in GIF as we set sail and listen through The Last Ship.

1. Island of Souls (Collin Kelly-Sordelet , Dawn Cantwell & Company)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- Island of Souls

It has a real nautical feel to it. Lots of exposition in this track but it’s pretty.

2. All this Time (Michael Esper & Company)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- All This Time

That was a bad-ass number Michael Esper.

3. August Winds (Rachel Tucker and Dawn Cantwell)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- August Winds

Gorgeous.

4. Shipyard (Jimmy Nail, Sally Ann Triplett & Company)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- Shipyard

5. If You Ever See Me Talking to a Sailor (Rachel Tucker & the Women)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- If You Ever See Me Talking to a Sailor

Bless you, Rachel Tucker. This track is a must for everyone’s iTunes library.

6. Dead Man's Boots (Michael Esper, Collin Kelly-Sordelet & Jamie Jackson)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- Dead Man's Boots

7. The Last Ship [Part One] (Fred Applegate)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording-The Last Ship

Great title song.

8. Sail Away (Sally Ann Triplett)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- Sail Away

9. The Last Ship [Part Two] (Jimmy Nail, Fred Applegate & Company)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording-Last Ship (Part 2)

10. What Say You, Meg? (Aaron Lazar)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- WHat Say You meg

Aaron Lazar is a treasure. This song is everything.

11. We've Got Now't Else (Jimmy Nail, Colin Kelly-Sordelet & Company)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- We've Got Now't Else

This one you need to download for singing in the shower, driving, cleaning or like a drunk Broadway karaoke. Who knows?

12. When We Dance (Michael Esper, Rachel Tucker & Aaron Lazar)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- When We Dance

#Everything #AllTheEmotions #ListeningOnRepeat

13. The Night the Pugilist Learned How to Dance (Michael Esper & Colin Kelly-Sordelet)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording-The Night the Pugilist Learned How to Dance

This album has totally hit its sweet spot. The last four tracks have been one better than the last.

14. So to Speak (Fred Applegate & Michael Esper)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- So to Speak

15. Show Some Respect (Sally Ann Triplett & Company)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- Show Some Respect

And there’s the Best Score nomination.

16. It's Not the Same Moon (Michael Esper & Rachel Tucker)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- It's Not the Same Moon

17. Underground River (Jimmy Nail & Company)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording- Underground River

You can dance to this.

18. Ghost Story (Michael Esper & Colin Kelly-Sordelet)

The Last Ship- Cast Recording-Ghost Story

19. The Last Ship [Finale] (Company)

Kate Middleton- Champagne Ship- GIF- The Last Ship

Bravo Sting and all involved in this beautiful album. Definitely a keeper.

BONUS TRACK: What Say You Meg (Sting)

Sting- Last Ship- Cast Recording

See Esper, Tucker, Lazar & Sting in The Last Ship at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre.