Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia) (feat. The Three Degrees)
MFSB 3:36
2 Cold Sweat, Part 1
James Brown and the Famous Flames 2:58
3 The Thrill Is Gone
B.B. King 5:26
4 Love and Happiness
Al Green 5:04
5 I'll Take You There
The Staple Singers 3:18
6 If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 5 3:29
7 Lean on Me
Bill Withers 3:57
8 Oh Girl
The Chi‐Lites 3:20
9 Love Train
The O’Jays 4 3:01
10 Yes We Can Can
The Pointer Sisters 3:07
11 Ain't No Woman (Like the One I've Got)
Four Tops 3:08
12 Midnight Train to Georgia
Gladys Knight & The Pips 4:40
13 Love Don't Love Nobody, Part 1
The Spinners 3:35
14 Reasons
Earth, Wind & Fire 4:53
15 This Will Be
Natalie Cole 3 2:52
16 Fight The Power, Part 1
The Isley Brothers 5 3:22
17 Something He Can Feel
Aretha Franklin 3:29
18 You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
Lou Rawls 3:33
19 Sweet Thing
Rufus & Chaka Khan 3:18
20 I'll Be Good To You
The Brothers Johnson 3:30
21 Tear the Roof Off the Sucker (Give Up the Funk)
Parliament 3:45
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Soul Train's a'Comin'
O’Bryan 4:15
2 (Every Time I Turn Around) Back in Love Again
L.T.D. 3:39
3 I Wanna Be Your Lover
Prince 2:59
4 I'm Every Woman
Chaka Khan 3:52
5 Cruisin'
Smokey Robinson 4:30
6 Three Times a Lady
Commodores 3 3:38
7 Bad Girls
Donna Summer 5 4:02
8 We Are Family
Sister Sledge 5 3:38
9 Upside Down
Diana Ross 3:42
10 Celebration
Kool & The Gang 3:42
11 Love T.K.O.
Teddy Pendergrass 3:41
12 The Second Time Around
Shalamar 4:30
13 Lady
The Whispers 5:06
14 Never Knew Love Like This Before
Stephanie Mills 3:34
15 Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
The Gap Band 4:14
16 Let It Whip
Dazz Band 4:07
17 Super Freak, Part 1
Rick James 5 3:21
18 Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye 5 4:09
19 Ribbon in the Sky
Stevie Wonder 3:47
20 Jungle Love
The Time 3:26
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Soul Train Theme
George Duke 6:07
2 What's Love Got to Do With It
Tina Turner 3.9 3:51
3 Stuck on You
Lionel Richie 5 3:13
4 Solid
Ashford & Simpson 3:45
5 If Only You Knew
Patti LaBelle 3:46
6 You Are My Lady
Freddie Jackson 4:20
7 You Give Good Love
Whitney Houston 4:37
8 Word Up
Cameo 4.35 4:20
9 Freaks Come Out at Night
Whodini 4:43
10 Fake
Alexander O’Neal 3:59
11 How Ya Like Me Now
Kool Moe Dee 3:48
12 Just Coolin'
Gerald Levert 4:04
13 My Prerogative
Bobby Brown 4:31
14 U Can't Touch This
MC Hammer 4.15 4:16
15 OPP
Naughty by Nature 4 4:31
16 Power of Love (Love Power)
Luther Vandross 4:20
17 The Secret Garden (Sweet Seduction Suite) (feat. Al B Sure, J. Ingram, El Debarge & B. White)
Quincy Jones 6:42
18 Save the Best for Last
Vanessa Williams 4 3:41

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 6)
composer:
Jerome Brailey (track 21)
George Clinton (US funk musician) (track 21)
Bootsy Collins (track 21)
Kenneth Gamble (track 9)
Bill Withers (track 7)
lyricist:
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 9)
Bill Withers (track 7)
producer:
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 6, 9)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 6, 9)
vocals:
The Three Degrees (track 1)
writer:
Philip Bailey (track 14)
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 1, 6, 18)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 1, 6, 18)
Ernie Isley (track 16)
Marvin Isley (track 16)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 16)
Ronald Isley (track 16)
Rudolph Isley (track 16)
Chuck Jackson (US R&B/soul vocalist) (track 15)
Chris Jasper (track 16)
Joseph Jefferson (70s soul/funk) (track 13)
Tony Maiden (track 19)
Charles Simmons (70s soul/funk) (track 13)
Charles Stepney (track 14)
Maurice White (track 14)
Marvin Yancy (R&B/soul singer and pastor) (track 15)
publisher:
Mighty Three Music (track 1)
Mijac Music (track 9)
remixes:
Love Train (Tom Moulton Mix) by The O’Jays (track 9)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
partial recording of:
Fight the Power (track 16)
recording of:
Lean on Me (track 7)
Love Train (track 9)
Reasons (track 14)
Sweet Thing (track 19)

CD 2

arranger:
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Mark Ettel (track 3)
composer:
Bernard Edwards (track 9)
Rick James (track 17)
Ron Miller (US songwriter Ronald Alonzo Miller) (track 17)
Eddie Gip Noble (track 11)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
Nile Rodgers (track 9)
Cecil Womack (track 11)
Linda Womack (track 11)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
engineer:
Gary Brandt (track 3)
lead vocals:
Lionel Richie (track 6)
lyricist:
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
producer:
Reggie Lucas (track 14)
James Mtume (musician, aranger, writer -NOT the group Mtume) (track 14)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
remixer:
Bob Mockler (track 3)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 3)
vocals:
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 7)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 4)
Ronald Bell (track 10)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 10)
Odell Brown (00046218688) (track 18)
Eumir Deodato (track 10)
Bernard Edwards (track 8)
Joe Esposito (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (track 18)
Eddie Hokenson (track 7)
Reggie Lucas (track 14)
James Mtume (musician, aranger, writer -NOT the group Mtume) (track 14)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 18)
Nile Rodgers (track 8)
Valerie Simpson (track 4)
Claydes Smith (track 10)
Bruce Sudano (track 7)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 7)
James “J.T.” Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 10)
Earl Toon, Jr. (track 10)
publisher:
Controversy Music (track 3)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 8)
WB Music Corp. (1980) (track 10)
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Love TKO (track 11)
is the basis for:
Sexual Rapping (track 18)
later translated versions:
Obsi nidsi (track 9)
We Are Family (Japanese version) (track 8)
later versions:
Bad Girls (Rugrats in Paris version) (track 7)
recording of:
Celebration (track 10)
I Wanna Be Your Lover (Prince song) (track 3)
I’m Every Woman (track 4)
Sexual Healing (track 18)
Super Freak (track 17)
Three Times a Lady (track 6)
Upside Down (track 9)
We Are Family (track 8)
Bad Girls (1979) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Truly (track 6)

CD 3

drums:
Graham Jarvis (UK session drummer) (track 2)
guitar:
Terry Britten (track 2)
percussion:
Simon Morton (track 2)
keyboard:
Billy Livsey (track 2)
arranger:
Kashif (Michael Jones, B.T. Express) (track 7)
background vocals:
Terry Britten (track 2)
El DeBarge (track 17)
Siedah Garrett (track 17)
Al B. Sure! (track 17)
Tessa Niles (track 2)
composer:
Berry Gordy (track 15)
Keir Gist (Keir Lamont Gist, Naughty by Nature’s DJ) (track 15)
Dennis Lussier (track 15)
Fonce Mizell (track 15)
Freddie Perren (track 15)
Anthony Criss (track 15)
Vincent Brown (track 15)
LaLa (songwriter) (track 7)
Lionel Richie (track 3)
engineer:
John Hudson (producer, recording and mixing engineer) (track 2)
Michael O'Reilly (track 7)
lead vocals:
Tina Turner (track 2)
lyricist:
LaLa (songwriter) (track 7)
Lionel Richie (track 3)
mixer:
John Hudson (producer, recording and mixing engineer) (track 2)
Michael O'Reilly (track 7)
performer:
Bashiri Johnson (track 7)
Yogi Lee (track 7)
J.T. Lewis (track 7)
Ira Siegel (track 7)
Roy Wilfred Wooten (track 7)
Kashif (Michael Jones, B.T. Express) (track 7)
LaLa (songwriter) (track 7)
producer:
Terry Britten (track 2)
Kashif (Michael Jones, B.T. Express) (track 7)
vocals:
El DeBarge (track 17)
Al B. Sure! (track 17)
James Ingram (track 17)
Barry White (track 17)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 4)
Larry Blackmon (track 8)
Terry Britten (track 2)
Bobby Brown (R&B singer, New Edition member) (track 13)
El DeBarge (track 17)
Phil Galdston (track 18)
Siedah Garrett (track 17)
Gene Griffin (track 13)
James Harris III (US producer aka Jimmy Jam) (track 10)
Rick James (track 14)
Tomi Jenkins (track 8)
Quincy Jones (track 17)
Terry Lewis (US hip-hop/soul songwriter, producer & label owner) (track 10)
Jon Lind (track 18)
Graham Lyle (track 2)
Alonzo Miller (track 14)
Teddy Riley (US R&B singer & producer) (track 13)
Valerie Simpson (track 4)
Rod Temperton (track 17)
Wendy Waldman (track 18)
phonographic copyright by:
Tommy Boy Music, Inc. (1991) (track 15)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2004) (track 2)
publisher:
Big Mystique Music (track 18)
Black Chick Music (track 17)
EMI Longitude Music (track 18)
Kazzoom Music, Inc. (track 18)
MCA Music (not for release label use! this is a music publisher) (track 7)
Naughty Music (track 15)
Rambush Music (track 17)
Rodsongs (track 17)
WB Music Corp. (track 17)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
samples:
A B C by The Jackson 5 (track 15)
Super Freak by Rick James (track 14)
is the basis for:
Arregaçada (track 14)
later parody versions:
Don't Touch That (track 14)
later translated versions:
Celebration (track 18)
Save the best for last (日本語バージョン) (track 18)
recording of:
Fake (track 10)
My Prerogative (track 13)
O.P.P. (track 15)
Solid (track 4)
Stuck on You (track 3)
The Secret Garden (track 17)
Word Up! (track 8)
You Give Good Love (Whitney Houston song) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
I Love the 90’s (track 14)
Hitmix (Alexander O’Neal work) (track 10)
Hooked on Polkas (track 2)