Preview: 30 sec only Quality: 171 kbps Size: 7.03 Mb Length: 5:45. Free shipping for many products! The release of a third single was based entirely on the success of the band in countries such as France, Spain and other European countries, as the band's singles were doing particularly poorly in their native United Kingdom. TEXAS Mothers Heaven Lyrics. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Sharleen Spiteri has a beautiful voice. FAVORITE (0 fans) Texas. Buy Texas - Mothers Heaven on Audio CD. Ironically, after the disappointing performance of singles from the album, the band then released a new cover version of the Al Green classic "Tired of Being Alone", which returned them to the UK Top 20. Unfortunately the band Texas has been floundering for years with very little exposure in the US market while their music overseas have achieved mainstream success. The songs are very bluesy yet maintains a modern rock edge to the music, especially on the opening two tracks like "Mothers Heaven" and my personal favorite "Why Believe in You". We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Oh, can you heal me? Images are for illustrative purposes only. Length: 47 min 41 sec. It is an okay band. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. The third single, "Alone with You", saw Texas return to the UK Singles Charts Top 40 (for the first time since their debut single three years earlier), peaking at #32. Mothers Heaven was released in September 1991 and proved to be a commercial disappointment, peaking at number 32 in the U.K. on October 5. has been added to your Cart. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Reviewed in the United States on September 19, 2005. Mothers Heaven. Mothers Heaven Texas. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 19, 2019. Label: Mercury - 848 578-2 • Format: CD Album • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock Texas - Mothers Heaven (1991, CD) | Discogs Oh, can you heal me Child I know you heal me Embrace the wind Hang your head no more Mothers Heaven. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Soul. 32 in the UK and spent 4 weeks on the charts. Reviewed in the United States on December 11, 2003. Prices are hidden. Engineer - George Shilling, Kenny MacDonald, Simon Vinestock, Voice [Call Out Stuart Kerr Gouranga, Be Happy] - Stuart Kerr, This page was last edited on 26 September 2020, at 23:56. Artist: Texas Album: Mothers Heaven Year: 1991. Great song writing that showcases Spiteri's vocals, great slide guitar, keyboards and often atmospheric interplay. The album peaked at … No drum machines or contemporary stylings on here as would appear on later albums (White On Blonde and beyond). There's a problem loading this menu right now. The group plays a variety of styles and influances. It's original, genre bending, well produced, and truly a great effort. My other favortie songs includes "Alone With You" and "In My Heart". Ships from and sold by RAREWAVES-IMPORTS. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Mothers Heaven - … Oh, can you heal me Child I know you heal me Embrace the wind Hang your head no more I feel like I'm falling Like never before Now open the sky And let me in 'Cause I want to feel Feel the rain on my my skin I want a heaven A heaven of our own All I want is a heaven There is where we'll be … Sold by Bridge_Media and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. Recorded at: Park Lane Studios, Glasgow, Scotland and The Mill Recording Studios, Cookham, Berkshire. The album was released on 23 September 1991 by Mercury Records. The track was not available on any album until the band's Greatest Hits album released in 2000. (1991) Mothers Heaven Texas... read more Texas is a good name for this band, whose sound is open, brooding and just a bit on the twangy side; if you can imagine a sound somewhere between the dour, minimalist bluesiness of Cowboy Junkies and the yearning, gospel-tinged bombast of early U2, you'll have a good idea what to expect. Reviewed in the United States on April 10, 2001. With music streaming on Deezer you can discover more than 56 million tracks, create your own playlists, and share your favourite tracks with your friends. Released in September 1991 on Mercury (catalog no. Please try again. Add a gift receipt for easy returns. Lyrics to 'Mothers Heaven' by Texas. In my collection 400 to 500 CD's this is one of the best. The lyrics are sophisticated, yet simple. Mothers Heaven This song is by Texas and appears on the album Mothers Heaven (1991). If the item is listed as used, your item will be previously owned but still in great condition. If you are tired of all the bubblegum pop like Britney Spears, this is the album for you. Just pulled this CD out the other day.....almost 15 years after buying it! Mercury 848 578 made in Holland with lyric inner sleeve. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Label: Polygram/Record Service: Entry: 1991-10-09 (Position 35) Last week in charts: 1991-11-06 (Position 39) Peak: 35 (1 weeks) Weeks: 3Place on best of all time: Subgenres. Sharleen Spiteri has one of the best voices in modern rock history in the past decade. 2. 848 578-2; CD). She is truly one rock's most underrated and overlooked singers today. Folk Rock. The song also reached #44 in France. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. If you like Texas you should also check out the Corrs. Recently Added. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Texas - Mothers Heaven at Discogs. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Ally McErlaine is a brilliant slide guitarist who can move from grungy, greasy rock to desolate acoustic Delta blues without missing a beat. [citation needed]. The lead singer, Sharleen Spiteri, has such a awesome and seductive voice that it makes me ache. Mothers Heaven Texas Buy This Song. Reviewed in the United States on August 27, 2009. TEXAS - MOTHERS HEAVEN (Stereo) Composer Lyricist: Sharleen Spiteri, John McElhone Music Publisher: 10 Music Ltd., Virgin Music Publishing Ltd. Producer: Tim Palmer© 1991 Mercury Records Limited Texas - Mothers Heaven Lyrics. Artist: Texas Album: Mothers Heaven Year: 1991 Label: Mercury. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Texas - Mothers Heaven (1991) at the best online prices at eBay! The album saw the release of four singles, the lead single released from Mothers Heaven was entitled "Why Believe in You" which only managed to reach #66 on the UK Singles Charts in September 1991. Upcoming Lyrics. All songs written by Johnny McElhone and Sharleen Spiteri except as indicated. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. And this is just their second album, remember. Billboard Hot 100. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Sharleen Spiteri’s vocal is strong enough to cope with the song’s power. Sharleen Spiteri has such a sultry (hope I spelled that right) and haunting voice it is astonishing. I got this album on cassette when I bought a bunch of old assorted tapes in bulk. Please try again. Mothers Heaven is a big, crashing piece of blues-influenced rock, full of pounding drums, chunky riffs, funky clavinet and vibrant piano. If you didn't like those albums, but like the genre I described---read on. Why Believe In You is influenced by U2’s dabbling in Americana with a bit of The Hothouse Flowers in … This site uses cookies.By continuing to use this website, you agree to our policies regarding the use of cookies. In the U.S., the track "In My Heart" reached the Modern Rock Tracks chart as Texas made their first visit to the U.S. in November, but the album failed to chart. There are quite a lot of Delta Blues influences, with excellent slide guitar from Ally McErlaine, while singer Sharleen Spiteri's voice is deep, low in pitch and soulful. I love the lead female voice and will definitely buy more of their albums. I like it a lot. Texas is my #1 favorite; EVERY album is a must have. Mothers Heaven, Why Believe In You, Dream Hotel, This Will All Be Mine, Beliefs, Alone With You, In My Heart, Waiting, Wrapped In Clothes Of Blue, Return, Walk The Dust, How It Feels I came across it as I was looking for 'new' music to review for Amazon. The fourth and final single, a remix of the title track "Mothers Heaven" was released in 1992, but failed to chart in any countries. Actual item cover, artwork and / or edition may vary. Pop/Rock. I was not familiar with Texas before I heard the tape, though in researching them a bit more I've found out they are the artist behind some songs I've heard on the radio. Follow on single, the alternative rock track, "In My Heart" was released on 14 October 1991 but only managed to reach #74 in the United Kingdom. "Mothers Heaven" is truly heavenly to listen to. Mothers Heaven 5:44. Vinyl EX. Mothers Heaven is the second album from the Scottish rock band Texas. Lyrics. 1. ~ Rick Anderson, All Music Guide[3]. Sharleen Spiteri’s vocal is strong enough to cope with the song’s power. You can return the item for any reason in new and unused condition: no shipping charges. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99 Unable to add item to List. AllMusic Guide gave the album three stars out of five, and commented: Texas is a good name for this band, whose sound is open, brooding and just a bit on the twangy side; if you can imagine a sound somewhere between the dour, minimalist bluesiness of Cowboy Junkies and the yearning, gospel-tinged bombast of early U2, you'll have a good idea what to expect. This was music I'd heard before and expected. (Prices may vary for AK and HI. Mothers Heaven I believe it was the first song I had heard from Texas. The album peaked at no. Get all the lyrics to songs on Mothers Heaven and join the Genius community of music scholars to learn the meaning behind the lyrics. When I threw in my cassette copy of "Mothers Heaven" into my stereo, I had wonder to myself why Mercury Records didn't do a better job at promoting the band. Not a bad song anywhere. Blues Rock. Reviewed in the United States on October 19, 1999. Mothers Heaven is a big, crashing piece of blues-influenced rock, full of pounding drums, chunky riffs, funky clavinet and vibrant piano. The album was released on 23 September 1991 by Mercury Records. *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alone, "Mothers Heaven by Texas @ ARTISTdirect.com - Shop, Listen, Download", "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Texas; 'Mothers Heaven')", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mothers_Heaven&oldid=980518606, Short description is different from Wikidata, Album articles lacking alt text for covers, Articles with unsourced statements from August 2012, Certification Table Entry usages for France, Pages using certification Table Entry with sales figures, Certification Table Entry usages for Switzerland, Pages using certification Table Entry with shipments figures, Pages using certification Table Entry with sales footnote, Pages using certification Table Entry with shipments footnote, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "Walk the Dust" (Ally McErlaine / McElhone / Spiteri). Popular Song Lyrics. It's true that the group still needs to digest its influences a bit -- "Dream Hotel," in particular, sounds like a U2 reject—but most of the time, Texas does a good job of mapping out its own territory. This is a proper rock album, and a really good one at that. Many in the US aren'f familiar with the #1 UK band due to poor US marketing and abizmal US radio, but this group knocked the Beatles off the UK chart with thier Greatest Hits release. Release Details. Listen to Mothers Heaven by Texas on Deezer. Top Lyrics of 2011. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 16, 2018, I love this DVD very much - It's really great, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 1, 2015, This was Sharleen Spiteri when she sung real vocals\ Not what Labels turned her into\ Nothing more to be said. In what they failed to do with their first album "Texas", they NAILED on this album. 32 in the UK and spent 4 weeks on the charts.[1]. I can't believe Texas was never played on the radio in the US! Every song is good and ends with an amazing "Walk The Dust" which is the song Texas was meant to write and play. I picked up this album in France in 1991 and could have sworn it was an American band that was hitting the charts while I was living abroad. This is the kind of music I like from Texas. Top Lyrics of 2010. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. . This is Texas as I preferred them - bluesy and rocking in traditional fashion. The single also continued the success of the band in France, reaching #28. Mothers Heaven, an Album by Texas. Reviewed in the United States on August 5, 2016. So, if you like "The Hush", "White on Blonde" and subsequent follow ups, this review won't likely mean much to you. In the U.S., the track "In My Heart" reached the Modern Rock Tracks chart as Texas made its first visit to the country in November, but the album failed to chart. Mothers Heaven Back to album Mothers Heaven by Texas. Available in used condition with free delivery in the US. Texas Mothers Heaven ℗ 1991 Mercury Records Limited Released on: 1991-01-01 Producer: Tim Palmer Composer Lyricist: John McElhone Composer Lyricist: Sharleen Spiteri Auto-generated by YouTube. Child, I know you heal me Embrace the wind Hang your head no more I feel like I'm falling Like never before Now open . I haven't listened to "Mothers Heaven" in years. Mothers Heaven is the second album from the Scottish rock band Texas. It is a shame because what the US needs is a shot in the arm in the current climate of music which I find to be truly boring and repetitive. Mothers Heaven was released in September 1991 and proved to be a commercial disappointment, peaking at number 32 in the U.K. on October 5. Play on TIDAL or open in our Desktop app Share. not 'wet yer pants' thrilled. The album peaked at no. Good atmospheric album with hooks, but some filler as well, Reviewed in the United States on December 26, 2010. Singer Sharleen Spiteri has the perfect voice for this kind of thing: it's low-pitched and dark-hued, and is shown off to best effect when she's belting out big, cathartic numbers like the title track and "Why Believe in You." I first discovered Texas through a local radio station when I was in high school. I was particularly drawn to the songs they played from "Mothers Heaven" . It has a very ethereal feel to the song. Barcode: 0042284857826 Complete your Texas collection. However, their is a caveat: I believe Texas is MUCH better at alternative, soulful country music than the soulless pop they found success overseas with which, after their 3rd album, they focused on. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1991 CD release of Mothers Heaven on Discogs. Sold by Discount Hunters and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. However, "In My Heart" became Texas's last song to date to chart in the United States, peaking at #14 on the Billboard Hot Rock Tracks chart. Texas - Mothers Heaven Vendor: Mercury Collection: Released: 1991 RARE/2HAND VINYL LP ON MARCURY 1991. Mothers Heaven is the second album from the Scottish rock band Texas. ), Free returns are available for the shipping address you chose. The album was released on 23 September 1991 by Mercury Records. I have the first 5 Texas CD's so that provides me with a wide spectrum of exposure to this band and this, by far, is the best album they've ever done or will ever do. It is a combination of blues and rock. It's too bad they didn't get the commercial support they needed to stay on this road. Texas. Why Believe In You is influenced by U2’s dabbling in Americana with a bit of The Hothouse Flowers in … Texas is the second most populous and the second-largest of the 50 states in the United States of America, and the largest state in the 48 contiguous United States. "Dream Hotel" opens up sounding a bit like The Cranberries and a little bit like Mazzy Star (with a much less annoying lead singer). Reviewed in the United States on December 14, 2016. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Mothers Heaven is the band's lowest charting album in the UK where it remains uncertified, however, it has been certified Gold in both France and Switzerland. Oh, can you heal me Child I know you heal me Embrace the wind Hang your head no more I feel like I'm falling Like never before Now open the sky And let me in Cause I want to feel Feel the rain on my my skin I want a heaven A heaven of our own All I want is a heaven