On Sunday October, 6 Lin-Manuel Miranda was the guest of the BBC Radio 4 program Desert Island Discs, where he got to pick eight songs one book and a luxury item he would bring on a desert island and explain why he likes them. Listen HERE.
The songs he picked are these:
- Cabaret from Cabaret
- The Crane Wife by The Decemberists
- El padre Antonio y su monaguillo Andres by Ruben Blades
- Passing Me By by The Pharcyde
- What You Know by Ali Dineen
- On The Radio by Regina Spektor
- Dejate Querer by Gilberto Santa Rosa
- Rosa Parks by Outkast
The book he picked is Moby Dick by Herman Melville and the luxury item is coffee.