Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 What’s Going On (album version)
4.3 3:55
2 What’s Happening Brother (album version)
4.5 2:45
3 Flyin’ High (In the Friendly Sky) (album version)
3:51
4 Save the Children (album version)
4:05
5 God Is Love (album version)
1:44
6 Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (album version)
3:19
7 Right On (album version)
7:33
8 Wholy Holy (album version)
3:10
9 Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (album version)
5:34
10 What’s Going On (original single mix)
3:50
11 Head Title a.k.a. Distant Lover (demo version)
4:50
12 Symphony (demo version)
2:54
13 I Love the Ground You Walk On (instrumental)
2:31
14 What's Going On (mono single version)
3:59
15 God Is Love (mono single version)
2:53
16 Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (mono single version)
2:34
17 Sad Tomorrows (mono single version)
2:28
18 Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (mono single version)
3:02
19 Wholy Holy (mono single version)
3:09
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Checking Out (Double Clutch)
4:51
2 Chained
2:54
3 Country Stud
1:55
4 Help the People
2:15
5 Running From Love (version 1)
3:06
6 Daybreak
2:04
7 Doing My Thing
2:04
8 "T" Stands for Time
2:38
9 Jesus Is Our Love Song
3:06
10 Funky Nation
3:02
11 Infinity
2:39
12 Mandota
3:24
13 Struttin’ the Blues
3:47
14 Running From Love (version 2 (with strings))
5:05
15 I’m Going Home (Move)
4:38
16 You’re the Man (Pts. I & II (original mono single version)
5:45
17 You’re the Man (alternate version 1)
7:21
18 You’re the Man (alternate version 2)
4:40
Vinyl 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 What’s Going On (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 4:07
2 What’s Happening Brother (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 2:43
3 Flyin’ High (In the Friendly Sky) (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 4 3:48
4 Save the Children (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 4:01
5 God Is Love (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 1:46
6 Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 3:07
7 Right On (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 7:31
8 Wholy Holy (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye 3:09
9 Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (Detroit mix)
Marvin Gaye & David Van dePitte 5:34

Credits

CD 1

percussion [box drum]:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
piano:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
background vocals:
Marvin Gaye (track 11)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
Lem Barney (1971-05-06) (track 1)
Mel Farr (1971-05-06) (track 1)
composer:
Earl DeRouen (track 7)
Gwen Fuqua (nee Gwen Gordy before 1961) (track 11)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 2, 7, 11)
James Nyx (track 2)
conductor:
David Van dePitte (track 2)
David Van dePitte (1971-05-06) (track 1)
instruments:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1971-05-06) (track 1)
The Funk Brothers (1971-05-06) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (track 11)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
mixer:
Lawrence Miles (track 2)
Lawrence Miles (1971-05-06) (tracks 1–2)
producer:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1–2)
spoken vocals:
Marvin Gaye (track 11)
Elgie Stover (track 11)
writer:
Renaldo Benson (tracks 1, 4, 10)
Al Cleveland (tracks 1, 4, 10)
Anna Gordy Gaye (tracks 5, 15)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1, 4–5, 10, 15)
Sandra Greene (track 11)
James Nyx (tracks 5, 15)
Elgie Stover (tracks 5, 15)
publisher:
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 1, 4, 10)
Stone Agate Music Corp. (tracks 1, 4, 10)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-05-06) (track 1)
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 4) (track 1)
recording of:
God Is Love (sometimes also titled "God Is My Friend") (tracks 5, 15)
Right On (track 7)
Save the Children (track 4)
What’s Going On (track 10)
Distant Lover (1970-11-03) (track 11)
What’s Going On (1971-05-06) (track 1)

Vinyl 3

composer:
Earl DeRouen (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (track 7)
mixer:
Steve Smith (US 70s/80s soul/funk engineer) (1971-04-05) (track 3)
writer:
Renaldo Benson (track 4)
Al Cleveland (track 4)
Anna Gordy Gaye (track 5)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 4–5)
James Nyx (track 5)
Elgie Stover (track 5)
publisher:
recording of:
God Is Love (sometimes also titled "God Is My Friend") (track 5)
Right On (track 7)
Save the Children (track 4)

Release

ASIN: UK: B004V7XWEE [info]