Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator and star of “Hamilton,” announced the long-awaited “Hamilton Mixtape” Thursday, revealing the wide array of stars performing covers and remixes of songs both used and cut from the Pulitzer Prize-winning, blockbuster musical.
- Sia, Usher and Ashanti among stars featured on the project
- Pre-order available Nov. 4
The 23 tracks include nine songs unused in the Broadway production, including “No John Trumbull” by The Roots; “Washingtons” by Wiz Khalifa, and two by Miranda: “Valley Forge” and “Slavery Battle.”
Others contributing songs from the musical include Usher (“Wait For It”), Sia (“Satisfied,” feat. Miguel & Queen Latifah), Kelly Clarkson (“It’s Quiet Uptown”), Regina Spektor (“Dear Theodosia,” feat. Ben Folds), Ashanti (“Helpless,” feat. Ja Rule) and late-night talk-show host Jimmy Fallon, who joins The Roots on “You’ll Be Back.”