“Smooth Criminal” by Michael Jackson (Season Three, Episode 11)
After the glee club’s rival team, The Warblers, attack Blaine with a dangerous slushie that sends him to the hospital, Santana confronts Sebastian to solve the crime. Santana’s harmonies win her this singing battle and help her crack the case.
“La Isla Bonita” by Madonna (Season Three, Episode 12)
Following Mr. Schuester’s problematic lesson on Spanish culture, Santana confronts him about tired caricatures of her culture. She and Ricky Martin give the Glee club a flavorful taste of the Latinx community as they dance to Madonna’s “Spanish lullaby.”