The Netflix special, Springsteen on Broadway, has made its debut on Netflix just in time for Christmas. If you’re curious about whether you’ll have the opportunity to secure tickets to the show in the future, seeking the full set list, or interested in how critics have responded to the film, we’ve got everything you need to know.
Netflix’s venture into concert specials isn’t new. The first was released back in October 2016 with a concert by Justin Timberlake. However, Springsteen on Broadway marks a significant step up, offering Netflix subscribers a virtual seat at the sold-out Broadway show that concluded this year.
How are the reviews for Springsteen on Broadway?
As expected, the reviews for Springsteen on Broadway have been overwhelmingly positive, earning acclaim from both critics and fans.
The special currently boasts a 9.0 rating on IMDb based on user reviews and an 87 on Metacritic.
Our Quick Review
For fans of Bruce Springsteen, this special is an absolute must-watch, especially for those who couldn’t attend in person. The emotional and uplifting performance is likely to be one many will revisit. It includes some of Bruce’s greatest hits over the years.
While the production doesn’t necessarily set new standards, it offers a solid visual complement to the music.
If you’re not a Bruce Springsteen fan, the two and a half hour runtime may seem daunting. However, it’s worth watching the first few songs to determine if it appeals to you.
The setlist for Springsteen on Broadway on Netflix
The great news is that after watching Springsteen on Broadway, you can easily listen to the performance as well. Below is the complete list of songs performed during the show.
Following the conclusion of the show, a full album release is now available. You can find it on Spotify or YouTube (links embedded below).
- Growin’ Up
- My Hometown
- My Father’s House
- The Wish
- Thunder Road
- The Promised Land
- Born in the U.S.A.
- Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out
- Tougher Than The Rest
- Brilliant Disguise
- Long Time Comin’
- The Ghost of Tom Joad
- The Rising
- Dancing In The Dark
- Land of Hope and Dreams
- Born to Run
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