Monday 12/5/22 9pm ET: Feature LP: John Mayer – Heavier Things (2003)

Heavier Things is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter John Mayer, released on September 9, 2003 by Aware and Columbia Records. It debuted at #1 on the US Billboard 200, selling over 317,000 copies in its first week. Despite some criticism towards Mayer’s songwriting, Heavier Things received generally positive reviews.

  1. “Clarity” 4:28
  2. “Bigger Than My Body” 4:26
  3. “Something’s Missing” 5:04
  4. “New Deep” 4:07
  5. “Come Back to Bed” 5:23
  6. “Home Life” 4:14
  7. “Split Screen Sadness” 5:06
  8. “Daughters” 3:58
  9. “Only Heart” 3:52
  10. “Wheel” 5:33

John Mayer – vocals on all tracks, guitars on all tracks
David LaBruyere – bass guitar on all tracks except 8
Jamie Muhoberac – keyboards on all tracks except 9
Lenny Castro – percussion on all tracks except 6, 9 and 10
Matt Chamberlain – drums on tracks 1, 2, 3, 6 and 10
Steve Jordan – drums on tracks 3, 4 and 5
Greg Leisz – lap steel guitar on tracks 2 and 5
Questlove – drums on track 1
Roy Hargrove – trumpet on track 1
Michael Chaves – guitar on track 3
Dan Higgins – saxophone on track 5
Jerry Hey – trumpet on track 5
Leroy – programming on track 7
J. J. Johnson – drums on track 9