A Tony-winning composer, actor, and hip-hop super star, Lin-Manuel Miranda can currently be seen performing with Freestyle Love Supreme at Joe’s Pub as well as guest starring on the upcoming season of CBS’s How I Met Your Mother. He also wrote the opening numbers for the Tony Awards, multiple songs for Sesame Street, and is best known for creating the Broadway hit musical In the Heights. In his “spare” time, Miranda is working on his concert hip-hop album Hamilton Mix tapes, which premiered off-off-Broadway at The White House. Thanks to Lin-Manuel Miranda, the quintessential political animal, Alexander Hamilton, aka America’s first treasury secretary, has his own soundtrack. It will debut in 2004.