Heaven (BeBe & CeCe Winans album)

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Heaven
Heaven (BeBe & CeCe Winans album).jpg
Studio album by BeBe & CeCe Winans
Released September 1988
Genre Contemporary Gospel, contemporary Christian
Length 50:46
Label Sparrow/Capitol
Producer Keith Thomas
BeBe & CeCe Winans chronology
BeBe & CeCe Winans
(1987)
Heaven
(1988)
Different Lifestyles
(1991)

Heaven is the third album released by brother and sister duo BeBe & CeCe Winans and their second released on Capitol Records.[1] It was number one on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart.

Smooth jazz musician Lonnie Liston Smith covered the title song from his 1990 album, Love Goddess

Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams, featuring fellow singer Carl Thomas also covered the title song in the closing track from her 2002 solo debut, Heart to Yours.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Heaven" Keith Thomas, Benjamin Winans 4:42
2. "Celebrate New Life" (featuring Whitney Houston) Keith Thomas, Benjamin Winans 3:44
3. "Lost Without You" Keith Thomas, Benjamin Winans 4:12
4. "You" Mark Kibble, Michael Lawrence, Mervyn Warren, Benjamin Winans 4:43
5. "Wanna Be More" Benjamin Winans 4:40
6. "Hold Up the Light" (featuring Whitney Houston) Percy Bady, Benjamin Winans 4:52
7. "Meantime" Keith Thomas, Benjamin Winans 5:06
8. "Don't Cry" Keith Thomas, Benjamin Winans 4:21
9. "Trust Him" Keith Thomas, Benjamin Winans 4:30
10. "Bridge Over Troubled Water" Paul Simon 3:52
11. "Heaven (Extended mix)"   6:06

Charts[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
position[2]
U.S. Billboard Top Pop Albums 95
U.S. Billboard Top R&B Albums 10
U.S. Top Gospel Albums (Billboard) 1
U.S. Top Contemporary Christian Albums (Billboard) 3

Singles

Year Title US
R&B
[3]
1988 "Heaven" 12
1989 "Lost Without You" 8
"Celebrate New Life" (feat. Whitney Houston) 25

References[edit]

  1. ^ BeBe & CeCe Winans - Album Discography.Allmusic
  2. ^ BeBe & CeCe Winans - Albums and Singles Chart History.Billboard
  3. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 631.