Listen to Lin Manuel Miranda’s rap about ‘The West Wing’


Is anyone surprised to learn that Lin Manuel Miranda is a fan of The West Wing? We thought not.

Miranda wrote and recorded a West Wing rap for the podcast West Wing Weekly, which is co-hosted by podcaster Hrishikesh Hirway and former West Wing star Joshua Malina, and often features guest appearances from cast members and political figures. 

The track was written to the podcast’s theme music, a remixed sample from the show’s soundtrack. You can download clean and explicit versions from the West Wing Weekly website.

Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Gavia Baker-Whitelaw is a staff writer at the Daily Dot, covering geek culture and fandom. Specializing in sci-fi movies and superheroes, she also appears as a film and TV critic on BBC radio. Elsewhere, she co-hosts the pop culture podcast Overinvested. Follow her on Twitter: @Hello_Tailor