Thursday, 19 December 2013

Vinyl Feature: Belinda Carlisle - Heaven on Earth

Front Cover

Released in 1987 this was Belinda Carlisle's second and most successful solo album after being a member of hit band The Go-Go's during the early 80's. Heaven on Earth had three top 10 hits in the USA, including the
number one signature hit Heaven Is a Place on Earth. The album also reached platinum status in many countries including the UK where it was certified as triple platinum.

The back cover has a relaxed portrait of Belinda Carlisle and the track listing of ten songs.
Back Cover

Peak Chart Positions during 1987/88

Australian Albums Chart - 13
Canadian Albums Chart - 12
Dutch Albums Chart - 31
German Albums Chart - 17
Italian Albums Chart - 18
Japanese Albums Chart - 21
New Zealand Albums Chart - 3
Norwegian Albums Chart - 1
Swedish Albums Chart - 3
Swiss Albums Chart - 4
UK Albums Chart - 4
US Billboard 200 - 13

The vinyl's inner protective sleeve has a photo montage of Belinda Carlisle on the front and song lyrics on the back.


Track List

Side 1
Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Circle in the Sand
I Feel Free
Should I Let You in?
World Without You

Side 2
I Get Weak
We Can Change
Fool for Love
Nobody Owns Me
Love Never Dies

The album was released under the MCA Records label after being recorded at Ocean Way Studios and American Recording in Los Angeles during 1986 and 87.

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