Simply Heavenly


Writers: Langston Hughes David Martin


  • Prelude and Simply Heavenly - Joyce, Simple
  • Let Me Take You for a Ride - Zarita, Simple
  • Broken String Blues - Gitfiddle
  • Flying Saucer Monologue - Simple
  • Did You Ever Hear the Blues? - Mamie, Melon, Bar Patrons
  • I’m Gonna Be John Henry - Simple
  • When I’m in a Quiet Mood - Mamie, Melon
  • Look for the Morning Star - Zarita
  • I Want Someone to Come Home To - Joyce
  • *Let’s Ball Awhile - Zarita and Company
  • Beat It Out, Mon - Hopkins, Bar Patrons
  • The Men in My Life - Zarita
  • Good Old Girl - Mamie, Arcie, Madam Butler
  • Mississippi Monologue and Finale - Simple

A song with an asterisk (*) before the title indicates a dance number; a character listed in a song with an asterisk (*) by the character's name indicates that the character exclusively serves as a dancer in this song, which is sung by other characters.

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