Where to Now St. Peter?

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"Where to Now St. Peter"
Song by Elton John from the album Tumbleweed Connection
Released 30 October 1970
Recorded March 1970 on Trident Studios
Genre Progressive rock
Length 04:11
Writer(s) Elton John, Bernie Taupin
Producer(s) Gus Dudgeon
Tumbleweed Connection track listing
"My Father's Gun"
"Where to Now St. Peter"
"Love Song"

"Where to Now St. Peter?" is a song by Elton John with lyrics by Bernie Taupin. It is the sixth track (first track on side two) of his third studio album, Tumbleweed Connection. It addresses the subject of whether the final destination is heaven or hell told through the point of view of a dying soldier.



Sérgio Mendes & Brasil '77 recorded the song in 1976 for his album Homecooking and Ann Wilson of Heart as a duet with John for her 2007 solo album Hope & Glory.


  1. ^ "Where To Now St. Peter?". eltonography.com. Retrieved 10 November 2012. 

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