Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 How Sweet It Is (to Be Loved by You)
Marvin Gaye 3:00
2 Ain't That Peculiar
Marvin Gaye 3:01
3 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Marvin Gaye 3.5 3:18
4 You're All I Need to Get By
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 2:51
5 Your Precious Love
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 3:05
6 Too Busy Thinking About My Baby
Marvin Gaye 2:59
7 That's the Way Love Is
Marvin Gaye 3:38
8 What's Going On
Marvin Gaye 4.15 3:53
9 Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
Marvin Gaye 4.75 3:15
10 Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
Marvin Gaye 3:08
11 Trouble Man
Marvin Gaye 5 3:51
12 My Mistake (Was to Love You)
Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye 2:57
13 Let's Get It On
Marvin Gaye 4 4:02
14 I Want You (vocal)
Marvin Gaye 3:57
15 Got to Give It Up
Marvin Gaye 11:54

Credits

Medium 1

mellotron:
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 9)
drums:
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
percussion:
Emil Richards (track 13)
percussion [box drum]:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 8)
piano:
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 8)
arranger:
Dave Blumberg (track 12)
Dale Oehler (1972 – ????) (track 11)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 9)
The Andantes (1971-03) (track 9)
Lem Barney (1971-05-06) (track 8)
Mel Farr (1971-05-06) (track 8)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 8)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Gloria Jones (US singer/songwriter, known for "Tainted Love") (track 12)
Arthur "T-Boy" Ross (track 14)
Pam Sawyer (track 12)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 9, 11, 15)
Leon Ware (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (1972) (track 11)
conductor:
David Van dePitte (1971-03) (track 9)
David Van dePitte (1971-05-06) (track 8)
executive producer:
Berry Gordy, Jr. (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 14)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
The Funk Brothers (1971-03) (track 9)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1971-05-06) (track 8)
The Funk Brothers (1971-05-06) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (track 11)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 8)
lyricist:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 9, 11, 15)
Leon Ware (track 14)
mixer:
Lawrence Miles (tracks 8–9)
Lawrence Miles (1971-05-06) (tracks 8–9)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
producer:
Hal Davis (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 3)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 8–9)
Leon Ware (track 14)
solo tenor saxophone:
Wild Bill Moore (jazz and R&B saxophonist) (1971-03) (track 9)
vocals:
Tammi Terrell (tracks 4–5)
Marvin Gaye (1975) (track 14)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (tracks 4–5)
Renaldo Benson (track 8)
Janie Bradford (track 6)
Arthur Brooks (track 5)
Richard Brooks (track 5)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (track 5)
Al Cleveland (track 8)
Warren Moore (track 2)
William Robinson (track 2)
Robert Rogers (track 2)
Valerie Simpson (tracks 4–5)
Barrett Strong (tracks 3, 6)
Marv Tarplin (track 2)
Ed Townsend (track 13)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 3, 6)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 8, 13)
publisher:
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 8, 14)
Sunflower Music Inc (publisher) (track 5)
Gladstone Music (1958 – ????) (track 5)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-03) (track 9)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-05-06) (track 8)
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 3)
remix of:
Let’s Get It On (album version) by Marvin Gaye (track 13)
remixes:
part of:
cover recording of:
instrumental recording of:
later translated versions:
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 3)
later versions:
recording of:
Got to Give It Up (track 15)
Let’s Get It On (track 13)
Trouble Man (track 11)
Your Precious Love (track 5)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 3)
Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (1971-03) (track 9)
What’s Going On (1971-05-06) (track 8)
I Want You (1975) (track 14)

Release Group

part of: Compact Command Performances