Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Want a Love I Can See
2:33
2 So Much Joy
3:35
3 It Don’t Have to Be This Way
2:26
4 The Further You Look the Less You See
2:22
5 My Girl
4.75 2:45
6 Since I Lost My Baby
2:53
7 A Tear From a Woman’s Eyes
2:37
8 Wherever I Lay My Hat (That’s My Home)
2:27
9 Don’t Look Back
2:52
10 Get Ready
4 2:41
11 Ain’t Too Proud to Beg
5 2:34
12 Truly Yours
3:13
13 I Can’t Get Next to You (live)
2:14
14 Cloud Nine (live)
4:17
15 Just My Imagination (Runnin’ Away With Me)
5 3:49
16 Come to Me
3:04
17 Soulmate
5:58

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Benny Benjamin (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
guitar:
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
background vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
Melvin Franklin (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
Melvin Franklin (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
Eddie Kendricks (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
composer:
Smokey Robinson (tracks 5, 10)
Ronald White (track 5)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 11, 15)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
The Funk Brothers (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
The Funk Brothers (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
lead vocals:
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
Melvin Franklin (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
Eddie Kendricks (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
lyricist:
Smokey Robinson (tracks 5, 10)
Norman Whitfield (track 11)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 11)
Barrett Strong (track 15)
performer:
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 15)
producer:
Norman Whitfield (track 11)
writer:
Warren Moore (track 6)
Smokey Robinson (track 6)
Norman Whitfield (track 13)
Barrett Strong (track 13)
publisher:
Jobete Music (track 11)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 6, 10, 15)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
Golden World in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 15)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Para mis 5000 by El Chojin (track 10)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 389) (track 15)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 5)
later translated versions:
live recording of:
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 5)
recording of:
My Girl (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 5)
Get Ready (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 10)
Ain’t Too Proud to Beg (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 11)
Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 15)