Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by jerry oram, Jan 30, 2001.

  1. jerry oram

    jerry oram

    Jan 23, 2001
    heard higher ground by red hot chili peppers/fourplay who did it originally
  2. CS


    Dec 11, 1999
    Theres a song on Innervisions by Stevie Wonder called Higher Ground I think that is the song.
  3. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Stevie Wonder is the first person I heard doing it, and I assume he wrote it.
  4. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Make no mistake, Stevie is definitely the author of Higher Ground, although the younger generation usually gives credit to Red Hot Chili Peppers. Stevie is the man. For more excellent Stevie funk, be sure to check out the classic, "Superstition."
  5. Stevie loved the cover though...most musicians hate when people play their covers...remember when Britney Spears sung Satisfaction????????
  6. kcm


    Jun 17, 2000
    Woking, Surrey.
    It was also covered by Mamas Boys, a UK NWOBHM band from the 80s. (New Wave Of British Heavy Metal) in a heavy rock style!