Heaven Knows (Robert Plant song)

"Heaven Knows"
Single by Robert Plant
from the album Now and Zen
A-side"Heaven Knows"
B-side"Walking Towards Paradise"
Released18 January 1988
LabelEs Paranza
Songwriter(s)Phil Johnstone, David Barratt
Producer(s)Robert Plant, Tim Palmer, Phil Johnstone
Robert Plant singles chronology
"Too Loud"
"Heaven Knows"
"Tall Cool One"

"Heaven Knows" is a rock song performed by English rock singer Robert Plant. It was the first single to be released from his 1988 album Now and Zen. It reached number 33 on the UK singles chart and number 1 on the Billboard Album Rock Tracks chart. It was Plant's third number-one rock song, following 1983's "Other Arms" and 1985's "Little by Little."[1][2]

The song was written by keyboardists Phil Johnstone (who also co-produced Now and Zen) and David Barratt.[2][3]

Plant's former Led Zeppelin bandmate Jimmy Page played the guitar solo on the song.


  1. ^ "The Official Charts Company - Robert Plant". Official Charts Company. Retrieved November 9, 2010.
  2. ^ a b "Robert Plant: Billboard Singles". allmusic. Retrieved November 9, 2010.
  3. ^ "Robert Plant: Heaven Knows". allmusic. Retrieved November 9, 2010.