'Godspell': Hunter Parrish records 'Beautiful City' | EW.com

News | PopWatch

'Godspell': Hunter Parrish records 'Beautiful City' -- VIDEO


(Jeremy Daniel)

The first Broadway adaptation of Godspell in 35 years opened last month at the Circle in the Square Theatre (read EW’s review here), re-introducing the heavenly music and lyrics of Tony-nominated Stephen Schwartz. Today, the new Broadway cast recording becomes available as a digital download (the CD will be released on Jan. 31), and Entertainment Weekly has an exclusive video clip of Hunter Parrish (Weeds), who plays Jesus, recording the song “Beautiful City.”

Fans can stream the song “Prepare Ye” on Facebook, and music can be purchased at iTunes or at www.godspell.com. Click below for the video and a complete track listing for the new CD.

1. “Tower of Babble” – Company
2. “Prepare Ye” – Wallace Smith and Company
3. “Save the People” – Hunter Parrish and Company
4. “Day by Day” – Anna Maria Perez de Tagle and Company
5. “Learn Your Lessons Well” – Celisse Henderson and Company
6. “Bless the Lord” – Lindsay Mendez and Company
7. “All for the Best” – Hunter Parrish, Wallace Smith and Company
8. “All Good Gifts” – Telly Leung and Company
9. “Light of the World” – George Salazar and Company
10. “Turn Back, O Man” – Morgan James and Company
11. “Alas for You” – Hunter Parrish
12. “By My Side” – Uzo Aduba and Company
13. “We Beseech Thee” – Nick Blaemire and Company
14. “Beautiful City” – Hunter Parrish
15. “On the Willows” – Wallace Smith and the Band
16. “Finale” – Hunter Parrish and Company
Bonus Tracks:
“Beautiful City” – Performed by John Ondrasik of Five for Fighting
“Learn Your Lessons Well (After Hours)” – Performed by Telly Leung, Lindsay Mendez and Wallace Smith

Read more:
Acts of God: Our favorite portrayals of Jesus