The Heaven Mix

Again, I must have way too much time on my hands.

I’ve put together yet another playlist of tunes, this time with the theme of “Heaven.” Each of the songs has the word “heaven” in the title. I probably left out dozens of songs, but I included forty-one of them. Why forty-one? Primarily because I didn’t want to drop any of these.

The mix does include the two songs I’ve previously featured this week: “Heavenly” by Webster Lewis featuring D.J. Rogers, and Inner Shade’s “Heaven.” I guess once I was on the “heaven” bandwagon, I just couldn’t get off. I’ll list the songs below in order, and as always, if you can’t play a song, you can search it out.

There is one duplicate song: “If I Ever Lose This Heaven,” done by the Average White Band and Quincy Jones. Their versions begin and end the mix, respectively. Only one artist has more than one song: that would be Stevie Wonder, whose two songs are back to back near the end of the playlist. There are many other duplicate titles, but none of those are the same song. For example, there are eight songs titled “Heaven,” but they are eight different songs.

The Heaven Mix song listing:

  1. “If I Ever Lose This Heaven” by Average White Band
  2. “Heaven” by Bryan Adams
  3. “Too Much Heaven” by Bee Gees
  4. “This Must Be Heaven” by Brainstorm
  5. “Piece Of Heaven” by The British Collective
  6. “Heaven Is A Place On Earth” by Belinda Carlisle
  7. “Heaven Of My Life” by Change
  8. “Heaven” by The Chimes
  9. “Tears In Heaven” by Eric Clapton
  10. “Heaven Sent You” by Stanley Clarke feat. Howard Hewett
  11. “Heaven Sent” by Keyshia Cole
  12. “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” by Randy Crawford, feat. Eric Clapton & David Sanborn
  13. “All The Way To Heaven” by Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
  14. “Heaven Help Me” by Deon Estus
  15. “You Are My Heaven” by Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
  16. “Ghetto Heaven” by The Family Stand
  17. “Heaven Knows” by Lalah Hathaway
  18. “Heaven” by Inner Shade
  19. “Heaven Can Wait” by Michael Jackson
  20. “Walked Outta Heaven” by Jagged Edge
  21. “Heaven” by Miles Jaye
  22. “When You’ve Been Blessed (Feels Like Heaven)” by Patti LaBelle
  23. “Heavenly” by Webster Lewis feat. D.J. Rogers
  24. “Black Heaven” by Maysa
  25. “Touch Of Heaven” by Najee
  26. “Heaven Must Be Like This” by Ohio Players
  27. “Stairway To Heaven” by The O’Jays
  28. “Heaven Must Have Sent You” by Bonnie Pointer
  29. “Heaven In Your Arms” by R.J.’s Latest Arrival
  30. “Heaven” by Simply Red
  31. “Heaven” by Solo
  32. “Heaven On Earth (So Fine)” by The Spinners
  33. “You’ll Never Get To Heaven (If You Break My Heart)” by The Stylistics
  34. “Heaven Knows” by Donna Summer
  35. “Heavenly” by The Temptations
  36. “Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel” by Tavares
  37. “Heaven” by The Whispers
  38. “Heaven” by BeBe & CeCe Winans
  39. “Heaven Help Us All” by Stevie Wonder
  40. “Heaven Is 10 Zillion Light Years Away” by Stevie Wonder
  41. “If I Ever Lose This Heaven” by Quincy Jones feat. Minnie Riperton, Leon Ware & Al Jarreau

Set aside some time for this one, and I hope you enjoy it. Hopefully there’s something there for everyone. As always, thanks for reading and listening.

32 Replies to “The Heaven Mix”

  1. Great list! Hey, by the way, I haven’t gotten your email for the tourney bracket challenge password. Still a go? If so, shoot it to me this morning and I’ll get in. Good luck to your Terps. Let’s get it on! πŸ˜ƒ

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  2. Great songs! Heaven Knows by the queen of disco. Love it. Also like the Pointer Sisters, Heaven Must Have Sent You. Recent tunes, Bruno Mars’ Locked Out of Heaven. Well done, T. Wayne! So many songs, so little blog space. πŸ˜‰

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  3. Ah! what a heavenly list. You’d better pull out the couch – I’m going to be squatting here and make some space for your TWIN too πŸ˜€. I recognise many of my favorites here. One song that I hadn’t heard before which sounds really great is: This must be heaven by Brainstorm.
    Of course you had to stop somewhere so I’ll take the liberty of adding some of my additional favourites:

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    1. Well, hello there! Feel free to squat awhile!

      As always, thanks for your choices! I had forgotten about Kem’s “Heaven.” The Jonathan Butler/Maysa combo is lovely of course. And Phil Perry…his amazing voice needs to be on a compilation called Heaven anyway!

      Hope you are having a great day, Chevvy!

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  4. Lordt please take the wheel! I really don’t even know where to start. Thank you so much for this treasure Twin πŸ™‚
    Just a few shout outs on your list!
    If I ever lose this Heaven- AWB (Ain’t nuthin ‘average’ about ’em)
    Heaven must be like this -The Ohio Players
    Heaven must be missing and Angel-Tavares
    …Who the hell am I fooling? I’m feeling the whole thing in it’s entirety!
    Thanks again Twin πŸ™‚

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