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2 thoughts on “ The Night That Monk Returned To Heaven

  1. Lyrics to "The Night That Monk Returned To Heaven" by THE MANHATTAN TRANSFER: The night that Monk returned to heaven / Climbed every step and stood on seven / He hummed "Epistrophy" / The light of angels shone above him / They mentioned God would surely love him / To play "My dear, Ruby" / So Monk / Pure Monk / S.
  2. For Bodies and Souls, the Manhattan Transfer almost completely abandons its roots in favor of a slick, pop/R&B direction on one side of the LP version while trying a few more interesting experiments with textures and styles on the other (the CD, of course, doesn't make such a sharp divide). Side one (entitled "Bodies") is relentless in its search for another Top Ten hit, enlisting the help of.

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