West Covina was a song sung by Rebecca Bunch after immediately declining a promotion at her New York City law firm of Sampson & Saunders. She left her life in the Big Apple behind to impulsively moved to the west coast hometown of her ex-boyfriend Josh Chan. The song was later reprised twice as duets Rebecca had with Paula Proctor and later with Josh Chan. Its first appearance was in the Season One episode 'Josh Just Happens to Live Here!". The song is track number 2 on the Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Original Television Soundtrack (Season 1 - Vol.1).
The song with lyricsEdit
Ongoing musical themeEdit
The song "West Covina" not only has been reprised twice but is also used as a recurring leitmotif throughout the show. In the Season Two episode "When Do I Get to Spend Time With Josh?", a few moments and characters featured in the songs musical number from the "Josh Just Happens to Live Here!" is reworked this time to include Josh.