jukebox musical

[ jook-boks myoo-zi-kuhl ]

  1. a musical that uses songs that are not original to the play or movie and are integrated into the plot: This jukebox musical tells the tale of an uptight little town that comes alive to the tune of more than two dozen Elvis hits.

Origin of jukebox musical

First recorded in 1980–85

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