The Choir Room: A Glee Podcast

Santana Lopez (Part Two) – Character study & song rankings

June 4, 2021

It's the podcast series you've been waiting for. A deep dive into THE most iconic Glee character, Santana Lopez.

For part two of four, we will talk through Santana's season 3.

At the end, we take all of Santana's featured songs and reveal the final rankings based on voting from both hosts as well as anyone who participated in the song surveys! For part two, you'll hear #21-30 of Santana's song rankings.


The 41 songs up for discussion in the rankings are:


  • 2x05: Science Fiction Double Feature
  • 2x09: Valerie
  • 2x16: Trouty Mouth
  • 2x19: Songbird
  • 2x21: Back to Black
  • 3x16: If I Can’t Have You
  • 3x19: Love You Like a Love Song
  • 4x04: Mine
  • 4x13: Nutbush City Limits
  • 4x13: Girl on Fire
  • 4x16: Cold Hearted
  • 5x03: If I Die Young
  • 5x09: Don’t Rain on My Parade
  • 6x06: Alfie


  • 1x18: The Boy Is Mine (with Mercedes)
  • 2x02: Me Against The Music (with Brittany)
  • 2x04: River Deep Mountain High (with Mercedes)
  • 2x20: Dancing Queen (with Mercedes)
  • 3x05: A Boy Like That/I Have a Love (with Rachel)
  • 3x06: Hit Me With Your Best Shot/One Way Or Another (with Finn)
  • 3x07: I Kissed a Girl (with Rachel)
  • 3x07: Constant Craving (with Shelby)
  • 3x10: We Found Love (with Rachel)
  • 3x11: Smooth Criminal (with Sebastian)
  • 3x12: La Isla Bonita (with David)
  • 3x17: I Wanna Dance with Somebody (with Brittany)
  • 3x17: So Emotional (with Rachel)
  • 3x19: Take My Breath Away (with Quinn)
  • 4x13: Make No Mistake She’s Mine (with Sam)
  • 5x01: A Hard Day’s Night (with Rachel)
  • 5x02: Here Comes the Sun (with Dani)
  • 5x09: Brave (with Rachel)
  • 5x09: Every Breath You Take (with Rachel)
  • 5x12: Valerie (with Brittany)
  • 5x13: Be Okay (with Rachel)
  • 5x18: Doo Wop (That Thing) (with Mercedes)
  • 6x03: Hand in My Pocket/I Feel The Earth Move (with Brittany)

Group Features:

  • 3x06: Rumor Has It/Someone Like You
  • 3x08: Survivor/I Will Survive
  • 3x14: Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)
  • 3x21: Edge of Glory

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