Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel

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"Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel"
Single by Tavares
from the album Sky High!
A-side Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel (Part 1)
B-side Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel (Part 2)
Released 1976
Format 7" Vinyl
Genre Disco/Soul
Length 6:38
Label Capitol
Writer(s) Freddie Perren
Keni St. Lewis
Producer(s) Freddie Perren

"Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel" is a disco song written by Freddie Perren and Keni St. Lewis. It was recorded by the American band Tavares in 1976. The song was released as a single from the album Sky High! and was split into two parts. The first part was 3 minutes and 28 seconds in length, while the second part was 3 minutes and 10 seconds. The total length is over 6 minutes.

"Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel" reached #15 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1976. It also peaked at #3 on the Hot Soul Singles chart.[1] 'Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel" spent two weeks at #1 on the Hot Dance Club Play chart.[2]

The song would also afford the group an international chart hit, reaching #1 in the Netherlands, and charting in Australia (#30), Canada (#11), the UK (#4) and South Africa (#16).[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 567. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot Dance/Disco: 1974-2003. Record Research. p. 254. 
  3. ^ http://rock.co.za/files/springbok_top_20_(T).html Retrieved 8 April 2014

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Preceded by
"Trouble-Maker" by Roberta Kelly
Billboard Hot Dance Club Play number-one single (with "Don't Take Away the Music")
July 24–31, 1976
Succeeded by
"The Best Disco in Town" by The Ritchie Family