In just five hours, the curtain of Fox's production of Rent will rise to the latest live musical for broadcast television. But wait is lame – there's no day but today, right? – So let's start this listening party early.
Fox's Rent stars Jordan Fisher ( Grease: Live ) as a documentary filmmaker Mark Cohen, Brennin Hunt ( The X Factor ) as a singer and Songwriter Roger Davis, Tinashe ( Dancing With the Stars ) as Night Owl Mimi Marquez, Brandon Victor Dixon ( Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert ) as a college professor Tom Collins, Valentina ([19459004RuPaul'sDragRace as drag queen Angel Dumott Schunard, Vanessa Hudgens (1
Thanks to the magic of social media, we have a first look at how these interpreters will sound when they come on stage this evening (8 / 7c). Scroll down to see a sample video of some of Rent 's most famous numbers, starting with Hunt and Tinashe, to crush the "No Day But Today":
The cast also took off This lovely a cappella rendition of the musical on the most popular ballad "Seasons of Love":
And because we literally take anything we can get to that point, here are 12 seconds from "La Vie Boheme ":
Stream five tracks from the official cast -" Rent, "" Out Tonight, "" Take Me or Leave Me, "" I Cover You (Reprise) "and" Seasons of Love "- on Apple Music, Spotify and more. The full album will be available digitally on February 1st.
What is your favorite number to be played live? For all videos, press PLAY above, and then will leave a comment with your thoughts before the big night.