|"Too Much of Heaven"|
|Single by Eiffel 65|
|from the album Europop|
|Released||May 11, 1999|
|Eiffel 65 singles chronology|
"Too Much of Heaven" is a song written by the Italian dance group Eiffel 65 and the second official single from their first album, Europop . The single was originally released in Italy on 11 May 1999. It was released in Canada, the United States, Australia, New Zealand and in several European countries in March 2000. "Too Much of Heaven", peaked at number 20 for 9 weeks on the Eurochart Hot 100. This was the last Eiffel 65 song to peak at number 1 on the Italian singles chart, and a top 10 hit in France and top 25 in Switzerland. The song is about the downsides of being too greedy. It has been described as possibly "the very first example of rapping through Auto-Tune", although without much influence on hip-hop in general.
Two official music videos were made for this song. Both videos showed the band performing in a white backdrop studio. The first video, however, had footage from various Eiffel 65 concerts, whereas the second video instead showed the band performing as ninjas wearing luminous make-up performing karate moves.
|Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)||30|
|Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)||14|
|Brazilian Singles Chart (ABPD)||60|
|Europe (European Hot 100 Singles)[ citation needed ]||31|
|Europe (Eurochart Hot 100)[ citation needed ]||20|
|Germany (Official German Charts)||35|
|New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)||49|
|Romania (Romanian Top 100)||3|
|Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)||22|
|Eurochart Hot 100|
|Week||22 April 2000||29 April 2000||6 May 2000||13 May 2000||20 May 2000||27 May 2000||3 June 2000||10 June 2000||18 June 2000||24 June 2000|
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