Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Back Up Train
Al Green feat. The Soul Mates 2:21
2 Guilty
Al Green feat. The Soul Mates 2:58
3 I Want to Hold Your Hand
Al Green 2:21
4 One Woman
Al Green 3:05
5 Get Back, Baby
Al Green 2:16
6 Summertime
Al Green 3:00
7 What Am I Gonna Do With Myself
Al Green 2:25
8 I Can’t Get Next to You
Al Green 4.5 3:48
9 God Is Standing By
Al Green 3:15
10 You Say It
Al Green 2:53
11 Right Now, Right Now
Al Green 2:52
12 Are You Lonely for Me Baby
Al Green 3:58
13 Driving Wheel
Al Green 4.5 3:00
14 Light My Fire
Al Green 3 3:55
15 Ride, Sally Ride (single edit)
Al Green 2:24
16 Tired of Being Alone
Al Green 4.65 2:52
17 I’m a Ram
Al Green 4.5 3:48
18 So You’re Leaving
Al Green 5 2:56
19 I’ve Never Found a Girl
Al Green 5 3:42
20 It Ain’t No Fun to Me
Al Green 3:28
21 Let's Stay Together
Al Green 4.6 3:19
22 Old Time Lovin’
Al Green 3:19
23 La‐La for You
Al Green 5 3:31
24 How Can You Mend a Broken Heart
Al Green 3.5 6:24
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 I’m Still in Love With You
5 3:13
2 Love and Happiness
3 5:08
3 Simply Beautiful
4 4:12
4 Oh, Pretty Woman
3:23
5 Look What You Done for Me
4.5 3:06
6 Call Me (Come Back Home)
3:04
7 Funny How Time Slips Away
5 5:34
8 Here I Am (Come and Take Me)
5 4:16
9 I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry
4 3:13
10 You Ought to Be With Me
5 3:18
11 Jesus Is Waiting
4 5:38
12 Livin’ for You
3:12
13 Let’s Get Married
5 5:36
14 Beware
15:08
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Take Me to the River
3:45
2 So Good to Be Here
2:43
3 My God Is Real
2:44
4 Sha‐La‐La (Make Me Happy)
5 2:58
5 The City
3:25
6 God Blessed Our Love
3:56
7 One Nite Stand
2:26
8 I’m Hooked on You
3:21
9 Mimi
3:20
10 Love Ritual
4:20
11 Rhymes
3:35
12 Could I Be the One?
4:07
13 L‐O‐V‐E (Love)
3:09
14 Strong as Death (Sweet as Love)
5 4:21
15 Oh Me, Oh My (Dreams in My Arms)
2:48
16 I Gotta Be More (Take Me Higher)
2:45
17 Eli’s Game
4 4:56
18 Love Ritual (remix)
4:17
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Full of Fire
5:13
2 I’d Fly Away
4:11
3 That's the Way It Is
3:41
4 Together Again
5:20
5 Let It Shine
3:15
6 Have a Good Time
3:37
7 Keep Me Cryin’
3:08
8 Nothing Takes the Place of You
4:35
9 I Tried to Tell Myself
3:26
10 The Truth Marches On
2:41
11 Belle
4:49
12 Georgia Boy
7:00
13 Chariots of Fire
3:49
14 Loving You
3:34
15 All in All
3:38
16 To Sir With Love
4:07
17 Wait Here
2:44
18 King of All
2:22
19 Starting All Over Again
3:28

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Leroy Hodges (tracks 21, 24)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (tracks 21, 24)
membranophone:
Howard Grimes (tracks 21, 24)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 21, 24)
organ and piano:
Charles Hodges (Soul Organist) (tracks 21, 24)
saxophone:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (tracks 21, 24)
tenor saxophone:
Ed Logan (tracks 21, 24)
trombone:
Jack Hale (trombone) (tracks 21, 24)
guitar family:
Mabon Hodges (tracks 21, 24)
background vocals:
Charles Chalmers (tracks 21, 24)
Donna Rhodes (tracks 21, 24)
Sandra Rhodes (tracks 21, 24)
composer:
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 21)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 21)
Al Green (tracks 16, 21)
lyricist:
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 21)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 21)
Al Green (tracks 16, 21)
producer:
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 21, 24)
vocals:
Al Green (track 21)
writer:
John Densmore (track 14)
Barry Gibb (track 24)
Robin Gibb (track 24)
Robby Krieger (American guitarist, member of The Doors) (track 14)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 3)
Ray Manzarek (track 14)
Paul McCartney (track 3)
Jim Morrison (lead vocalist of the Doors) (track 14)
Barrett Strong (track 8)
Norman Whitfield (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Cream Records (70s Los Angeles) (1971) (track 21)
HI Records Inc. (1971) (track 21)
publisher:
Al Green Music Inc. (track 21)
Doors Music Company (track 14)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 16, 21)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 3)
recorded at:
Royal Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (tracks 8, 16, 24)
cover recording of:
Light My Fire (track 14)
is the basis for:
Elizabete (track 14)
Wanna Be Happy? (track 16)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Komm, gib mir deine Hand (I Want to Hold Your Hand) (track 3)
抱きしめたい (Japanese version of “I Want to Hold Your Hand”) (track 3)
part of:
Superstar (track 14)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (track 3)

CD 2

electric bass guitar:
Leroy Hodges (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
strings arranger:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
Charles Chalmers (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
membranophone:
Howard Grimes (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
organ and piano:
Charles Hodges (Soul Organist) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
piano:
Archie Turner (tracks 8, 11)
baritone saxophone:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
tenor saxophone:
Ed Logan (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
Andrew Love (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
trombone:
Jack Hale (trombone) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
guitar family:
Mabon Hodges (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
background vocals:
Charles Chalmers (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
Donna Rhodes (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
Sandra Rhodes (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
composer:
Al Green (tracks 1, 3, 5, 11)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 1, 5)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 1, 5)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 9)
engineer:
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
lyricist:
Al Green (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 1, 5)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 1, 5)
Hank Williams (country music legend) (track 9)
performer:
Al Green (track 8)
producer:
Al Green (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 11)
writer:
Al Green (tracks 2, 8)
Mabon Hodges (tracks 2, 8)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 9)
recorded at:
Royal Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (tracks 1, 5, 8, 13)
sampled by:
Baby Please by Jurassic 5 (track 2)
Good to You by Talib Kweli (track 3)
Jesus Is Waiting by Jamde (track 11)
Painkillers by Cannibal Ox (track 2)
Soulsaver by The Deacon (track 2)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
vü föd ned (track 9)
later translated versions:
一往情深 (track 1)
recording of:
Jesus Is Waiting (track 11)
Love and Happiness (track 2)
Simply Beautiful (track 3)

CD 3

part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 117) (track 1)

CD 4

writer:
Al Green (track 1)
Mabon Lewis Hodges (track 1)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 1)
recording of:
Full of Fire (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B0000C3I9G [info]