Hamilton's Hamildrops is a project Lin-Manuel Miranda started in December 2017; one track was released during every month of 2018 (except July). It serves as the sequel to The Hamilton Mixtape; and the songs in Hamildrops are inspired by the Hamilton the musical. 

Similar to the Mixtape, each track features different collaborations by both Broadway actors/actresses and independent artists. Hamildrops also explores different genres of music as well as political issues.

Release[edit | edit source]

Lin-Manuel Miranda announced the release of Hamildrops in a Twitter thread[1] on December 14, 2017, the day before the release of the first song "Ben Franklin's Song" by The Decemberists.

Corresponding Songs and Release Months[edit | edit source]

Month / Year Song / Features
December 2017 Ben Franklin's Song - The Decemberists
January 2018 Wrote My Way Out (Remix)Royce Da 5’9, Joyner Lucas and Black Thought (ft. Aloe Blacc)
February 2018 The Hamilton Polka - "Weird Al" Yankovic
March 2018 Found/Tonight - Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Platt
April 2018 First Burn - Arianna Afsar, Julia Harriman, Lexi Lawson, Rachelle Ann Go, and Shoba Narayan
May 2018 Helpless - The Regrettes
June 2018 Boom Goes The Cannon - Mobb Deep 
July 2018 No release
August 2018  #1 Boom Goes The Cannon (Music Video) - Mobb Deep 

#2 Burn (Music Video) - Andra Day

#3 Rise Up Wise Up Eyes Up - Ibeyi

September 2018  A Forgotten Spot (Olvidado)Zion y Lennox, De La Ghetto, Ivy Queen, PJ Sin Suela and Lucecita Benitez (ft. Lin-Manuel Miranda)
October 2018 Dear Theodosia (Reprise) - Sara Bareilles
November 2018  Cheering For Me Now - Music by John Kander and Lyrics by Lin Manuel Miranda
December 2018 One Last Time (44 Remix) - Christopher Jackson, Barack Obama, Bebe Winans

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