Every Song From Mary Poppins Returns, Ranked
The original Mary Poppins is an almost perfect movie, and the songs in it are a big reason for that. Naturally, the soundtrack for Mary Poppins Returns had a lot to live up to as a result. Mary Poppins songs have a particular style, one that the songwriters on this sequel film had to imitate without replicating exactly. The results were mixed. For the most part, the performers in Mary Poppins Returns, including Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda do an admirable job. Sometimes, however, the material is simply not there.
That’s not to say that the soundtrack is completely limp. There are a couple of songs that work really well, and give this film a distinctive feel and verve. The songs ranked below run the gamut of quality, and they all come from the long-awaited Mary Poppins sequel. These songs are distinguished from the rest of the album they’re featured on by virtue of having singers from the cast. Here is every song from Mary Poppins Returns, ranked.