Keep Your Head to the Sky

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"Keep Your Head to the Sky"
Single by Earth, Wind & Fire
from the album Head to the Sky
B-side "Build Your Nest"
Released 1973
Format 7", 45 RPM
Genre R&B
Length 3:25
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Maurice White
Producer(s) Joe Wissert
Earth, Wind & Fire singles chronology
"Evil"
(1973)
"Keep Your Head to the Sky"
(1973)
"Mighty Mighty"
(1974)

"Keep Your Head to the Sky" is a song by R&B band Earth, Wind & Fire which was written by Maurice White and produced by Joe Wissert. Included on the band's 1973 album, Head to the Sky. It was released as a single in the same year.

"Keep Your Head to the Sky" peaked at number 52 on the Billboard Pop Singles chart and number 23 on the Black Singles Chart.[1][2]

The song was also sampled on the track, "Guidance" by Gang Starr acclaimed rapper Guru featuring Amel Larrieux on 2000's Guru's Jazzmatazz, Vol. 3: Streetsoul.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1973)[1] Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Pop Singles 52
U.S. Billboard Black Singles 23

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