Darren Hayes has recorded a cover of Prince’s ‘I Wish U Heaven’ for an upcoming Prince tribute album.
‘I Wish U Heaven’ was the third single from Prince’s 10th studio album ‘Lovesexy’, released in 1988.
Prince performed ‘I Wish U Heaven’ mostly in 1988 and 1989. He last performed the song in 1998.
Hayes posted, “I’ve recorded a new version of my favorite ever Prince song and it’s going to be on this free Prince tribute album. ‘Like’ the FB page for details of release”.
I've recorded a new version of my favorite ever Prince song and it's going to be on this free Prince tribute album. 'Like' the FB page for details of release. https://t.co/SA8WLHiYJQ
— Darren Hayes (@darrenhayes) November 27, 2017
The Prince tribute will be released as a free album in mid-December.
The Prince Tribute album “I Wish U Heaven” is coming together more and more each day ! I am humbled by the response from my artist, producer and musician friends. If YOU or YOUR BAND want to be a part of this labor-of-love project in any way, please message me ASAP. Available Mid-December 2017 (free) ! Peace.
Preliminary song/artist list (more will be added and possibly some subtracted as we move forward):
01. I Wish U Heaven – Darren Hayes
02. Sometimes It Snows in April – Elisa Fiorillo & John Wedemeyer
03. Take Me With You – Joe Normal & The Anytown’rs
04. 17 Days – Wes Styles
05. Starfish & Coffee – a Nyle Quit The Band Production featuring: Lead vocal: Brandon Rogers, Bass: Alex Al, Backup Vocals: Elisa Fiorillo & Olivia Dease
06. I Feel 4 U – John Fingazz Stary
07. She’s Always in My Hair – Jara Harris/SLAPBAK
08. Diamonds & Pearls – Joep Hullegie
09. Bambi – Pocket Honore
10. I Would Die 4 U – Wolf And Cub
11. 777-9311 – Tiki Pasillas & Guests
12. Nothing Compares 2 U – Kevin and Bethany Paige
13. Kiss – John Acosta
14. Nothing Compares 2 U (times 2) – BullFish
15. Something in the Water (does not compute) – Cassandra O’Neal