Get the latest from TODAY

Sign up for our newsletter
/ Source: TODAY
By Ree Hines

James Corden is just days away from hosting the 70th Tony Awards, so it was only fitting that he hit The Great White Way for Monday night's installment of Carpool Karaoke on "The Late Late Show."

Of course, he wasn't alone. Joining him in the fast lane were a few big Broadway names with even bigger voices — Audra McDonald, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jane Krakowski and "Hamilton's" main man Lin-Manuel Miranda.

The trip kicked off with the opening number from Miranda's smash show, which gave Corden the chance to lay down some rapid "Hamilton" rhymes. But when the rest of the talent hitched a ride, they changed their tune — a couple of times!

RELATED: Texts from Leo! Why Jennifer Lopez's Carpool Karaoke might be best yet

Just two notes into Rent's iconic anthem "Seasons of Love," and the whole group let out an "awwww" in unison before really belting out the beloved song.

RELATED: 'Broad-minded guys' Rod Stewart and James Corden get 'Sexy' in Carpool Karaoke

Broadway Carpool Karaoke ft. Hamilton & More
Broadway Carpool Karaoke ft. Hamilton & MoreYouTube

In between the show tunes, Corden turned to Ferguson and Krakowski, both of whom juggle hit TV shows ("Modern Family" and "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmit" respectively) with their stage duties, and asked "Which do you prefer: theater or money?"

After the laughs died down, they picked the stage. But what else could they say in that company?

Actually, the carpool gang's showstopper — a hand-gesture-filled, glory-note-packed sing-off of "One Day More" from "Les Miserables" — made Broadway seem like the easy winner.

As for the Tony winners, they'll be revealed Sunday night.

Follow Ree Hines on Twitter.