Heaven Knows (Luther Vandross song)

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"Little Miracles (Happen Every Day)"
Single by Luther Vandross
from the album Never Let Me Go
Released 1993
(U.S., Europe)
Format cassette, CD Single
Recorded 1991
Genre R&B, soul, disco
Length 4:26 (Single version)
Label Epic Records
Writer(s) L. Vandross, Reed Vertelney
Producer(s) Marcus Miller
Luther Vandross singles chronology
"Little Miracles (Happen Every Day)"
"Heaven Knows"
"Never Let Me Go"

"Heaven Knows" is a song by American recording artist Luther Vandross. Released in 1993, the single is from his album Never Let Me Go. "Heaven Knows" peaked in the top 30 on both Billboard's Hot R&B Singles and the Hot Dance Club Play, also at thirty-three on the Hot Adult Contemporary Singles chart.[1]

NewsRadio actress Khandi Alexander appears in the music video as one of the backup dancers.

The song was nominated for Best R&B Song alongside "Little Miracles (Happen Every Day)" (also from Never Let Me Go) losing to "That's the Way Love Goes" by Janet Jackson at the 36th Grammy Awards in March 1994.

Track listing[edit]

UK CD Single[2]

  1. "Heaven Knows" (Single Version) - 4:26
  2. "Heaven Knows" (Classic 12" Mix) - 8:00
  3. "I Want the Night to Stay" - 5:26


Chart (1993) Peak
UK Singles Chart 34
US Billboard Hot 100 94
US Billboard Hot R&B Singles 24
US Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Singles 33
US Billboard Hot Dance Club Play 15


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 597. 
  2. ^ "Heaven Knows" (UK Maxi-Single)
  3. ^ Luther Vandross - Singles Chart history.Billboard.com