Stairway to Heaven

~ Recording by Led Zeppelin

Annotation

USAT29900620 is 1999 remaster.
USAT20703875 is 2007 remaster.
USAT21207031 is 2012 remaster.
USAT21300959 is 2013 remaster.
USRH11505144 is 2015 remaster.
USRH11505631 is 2015 Mastered for iTunes remaster.

Annotation last modified on 2020-10-10 00:12 UTC.

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (1st pressing)Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • GB1971-11-08
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)2401 012
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • US1971-11-08
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)SD 7208
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (version 5)Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • GB1971-11-08
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)2401 012
1.4Stairway to Heaven?:??Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)K 50008
1.4Stairway to Heaven7:55Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)M 7208
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)BAN 50008
1.4Stairway to Heaven7:59Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint), Warner-Pioneer Corporation (Japanese holding company, 1972–1991)P-10125A
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)CS 19129
1.4Stairway to Heaven7:59Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)SD 19129
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (made in West Germany)Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)19129-2, 250 008
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)19129-2, 250 008
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (made in Japan)Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)19129-2, 250 008
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:01Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (Black Matrix)Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • JP1985-12-21
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)32XD-335
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:01Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (Glass Matrix)Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • JP1985-12-21
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)32XD-335
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)250 008
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)19129-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)250 008
1.4Stairway to Heaven7:59Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)16P1-2026
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:01Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)20P2-2026
2.3Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinClassic Rock 1966–1988Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)781908-2
2.1Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinClassic Rock 1966–1988Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)781 935-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (Original mastering)Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-81528-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (Original mastering)Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)250 008, 7567-81528-2
2.15Stairway to Heaven7:59Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US1990-10-08
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7 82144-2
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • GB1990-10-15
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-80415-2
2.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US1990-10-15
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-80415-1, ZEP1
2.15Stairway to Heaven7:59Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • CA1990-10-23
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)CD 82144
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • CA1990-10-29
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)CD 19129
2.15Stairway to Heaven7:59Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-82144-2
2.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • JP1990-11-15
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)AMCY-170~3
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:01Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • JP1990-11-15
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)AMCY-168~9
2.15Stairway to Heaven7:59Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin (club edition)Led ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint), BMG Direct (BMG’s direct marketing company/club editions)7 82144-2, D 217006
3.9Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7 82144-1
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-80415-4, ZEP 1C
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-80415-2
1.15Stairway to Heaven7:59Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)CLED 1
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567 80415-2
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemasters (fatbox)Led ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-80415-2, 7567-80415-2 KA
3.9Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-82144-1
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Popron Music, Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)50 058-2, 7567-80415-2 KA
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:01Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US1992-02-21
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7 82371-2
4.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led ZeppelinThe Complete Studio RecordingsLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US1993-09-28
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7 82526-2
1.18Stairway to Heaven (remastered version)8:00Led ZeppelinKnuffelrock 5Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)COL 474865 2
1.18Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinKuschelrock 7Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX), Sony Music Media474500 2
1.18Stairway to Heaven (remastered version)8:00Led ZeppelinKuschelrock 7Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Columbia (Sony Music, worldwide except JP; formerly owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX)COL 79996 5
1.3Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinRock Ballads 2Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Magnum (Dutch Joint Venture from 1990-1997)9548 32050 2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • FR1994-07-01
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-82638-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • CA1994-07-19
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)CD 82638
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • US1994-07-19
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)82638-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (1994 Remaster)Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • XE1994-07-21
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-82638-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (SRC pressing, no SID codes)Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)82638-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)19129-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)A2 82638
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV] (BMG Club edition, SRC pressing)Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint), BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, see annotation)82638-2, D105816
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567826382
1.18Stairway to Heaven (remastered version)8:00Led ZeppelinKuschelRock 7 (Gold-Edition)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment)474500 9
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:01Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • JP1995-12-21
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)AMCY-4008
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinRemastersLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-80415-2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-82638-2
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-11-23
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)83268-2
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • JP1999-11-28
AMCY-7121
2.6Stairway to Heaven?:??Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)83268-1
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-83268-2
2.6Stairway to Heaven?:??Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-83268-1
1.18Stairway to Heaven (remastered version)8:00Led ZeppelinKuschelrock 7Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Sony Music Media474500 2, 4745002000, SMM 474500 2
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Classic Records (audiophile reissues)SD 7208
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • US2001-07-03
RCA Music Service (RCA's Music Club), Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)R 112014, SD 7208
2.15Stairway to Heaven8:00Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint), Warner Strategic Marketing7567 82144-5
1.1Stairway to Heaven8:05Led ZeppelinRock Ballads ForeverVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days & Latter Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volumes One and TwoLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • CA2002-11-19
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)CD 83619
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days & Latter Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volumes One and TwoLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US2002-11-19
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)83619-2
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days & Latter Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volumes One and TwoLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-83619-2
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567-83619-2
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume One (Z23504;3 83278 ECD10)Led ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)83619-2
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinThe Very Best of Led Zeppelin: Early Days & Latter DaysLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567836195
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinEarly Days: The Best of Led Zeppelin, Volume OneLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-02-24
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)7567836195
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • JP2003-07-27
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)WPCR-11614
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinThe Very Best of Led Zeppelin - Early Days & Latter DaysLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • JP2003-12-17
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)WPCR-11758
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)WPCR-11614
1.14Stairway to Heaven8:02Led Zeppelin100 Hits The House of the Rising SunVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
RMG RecordsRMG 1399 MP3
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:03Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin IV (2005 Japanese remaster)Led ZeppelinAlbum
  • JP2005-05-25
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)WPCR-75004
14.2Stairway to Heaven7:55Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint), Classic Records (audiophile reissues)RTH 3001-45
2.2Stairway to Heaven7:59Led Zeppelin[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum
Classic Records (audiophile reissues), Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)RTH 3001-45, SD 7208
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinMothershipLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)8122-79961-5
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinMothership (digital 2007 remaster)Led ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US2007-11-09
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinMothershipLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • NL2007-11-12
  • XE2007-11-13
  • FR2007
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint), Swan Song8122-79961-3
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinMothershipLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2007-11-12
Rhino (reissue label)
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinMothershipLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US2007-11-13
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)R2 313212
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinMothershipLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • CA2007-11-13
Atlantic (Warner Music imprint)R2 313148
1.13Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinMothershipLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
  • US2007-11-13
Rhino (reissue label)R2 313148
Promotion
2.1Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.RA-003 3
2.1Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinLed Zeppelin (numbered “*Retro active” promotion compilation, limited to 2500 copies)Led ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.RA-003 3
Bootleg
1.6Stairway to Heaven8:01Led ZeppelinBest of Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Ring Kiadó és Management Kft.RCD 1076
1.4Stairway to Heaven8:02Led ZeppelinGreatest Hits 1969–1971Led ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
1.2Stairway to Heaven8:04Led ZeppelinClassic BalladsLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
1.12Stairway to Heaven7:59Led ZeppelinYou Shook MeLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
1.6Stairway to Heaven8:01Led ZeppelinGrand CollectionLed ZeppelinAlbum + Compilation
Квадро-Диск (Russia)GCR 120
Pseudo-Release
1.13天国への階段8:00Led ZeppelinEarly Days: ベスト・オブ・レッド・ツェッペリン VOL.1レッド・ツェッペリンAlbum + Compilation
  • JP1999-11-28
AMCY-7121
(unknown)
1.15Stairway to Heaven8:01Led ZeppelinMore Power BalladsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • SE1992-03-18
EVA Records (Sweden)262 788

Relationships

engineer and mixer:Andy Johns
producer:Jimmy Page
recorded at:Headley Grange (Led Zeppelin studio) in Hampshire
mixed at:Island Studios (London) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London)
DJ-mixes:Never Too Old to Rock by Hahnstudios
additionally sampled by:Wrapped Detective (Elvis Costello vs. The Police vs. Lionel Richie vs. Peggy Lee vs. Bob Marley vs. The Hollies vs. Led Zeppelin) by Go Home Productions
sampled by:Please Don't Sue Us by Negativland
To Heaven by KatazTrophee
mash-ups:Busta by Neil Cicierega
Pretender to Heaven by G3RSt
Pwn Monkey (Jonathan Coulton vs. … Well, Everyone) by The Evolution Control Committee
Stairway to Britney by The Evolution Control Committee
part of:Helsingin Sanomat: 100 maailman parasta laulua (2022-1-15) (number: 15) (order: 14)
Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 31) (order: 31)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time: 2021 edition (number: 61) (order: 61)
recording of:Stairway to Heaven

Stairway to Heaven

writer:Jimmy Page
Robert Plant (of Led Zeppelin)
publisher:Superhype Music, Inc. (ended)
Warner/Chappell Music Japan, Synch division (ended)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (ended)
Flames of Albion Music, Inc.
Neue Welt Musikverlag GmbH München
Superhype Publishing
Warner Chappell
later parody versions:Narrow Way to Heaven
Stairway to Heaven (Johnny Robels parody version)
Stairway to Walgreens
Stairwell to Heaven
later translated parody versions:Con las manos en la grasa
later translated versions:Weg naar Walhalla
is the basis for:Busta
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