Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Soul Finger
The Bar‐Kays 2:21
2 Land of 1000 Dances
Wilson Pickett 4 2:25
3 I Take What I Want
James & Bobby Purify 2:14
4 It's the Same Old Song
Four Tops 2:46
5 Soul Man
Sam & Dave 2:38
6 Dancing in the Street
Martha and The Vandellas 2:40
7 Sweet Soul Music
Arthur Conley 2:21
8 Soul Shake
Peggy Scott & Jo Jo Benson 2:25
9 Time Is Tight
Booker T. & The MG’s 3:16
10 Reflections
Diana Ross & The Supremes 2:52
11 Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd 3:05
12 Ball of Confusion
The Temptations 5 4:04
13 It Takes Two
Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston 2:59
14 Here Comes the Judge
Shorty Long 2:36
15 Working in a Coal Mine
Lee Dorsey 2:46
16 B-A-B-Y
Carla Thomas 5 2:56
17 (Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding 4.5 2:41
18 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:52
19 The Tears of a Clown
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 4.25 3:01
20 War
Edwin Starr 4.5 3:28
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Last Night
Mar-Kays 2:40
2 I Thank You
Sam & Dave 2:46
3 Ain't Nothing but a House Party
The Show Stoppers 2:36
4 Niki Hoeky
John Speaker 2:32
5 Expressway to Your Heart
The Soul Survivors 2:21
6 Shotgun
Jr. Walker & The All Stars 3:00
7 Dance to the Music
Sly & The Family Stone 3:00
8 Gotta See Jane
R. Dean Taylor 3:08
9 Chain of Fools
Aretha Franklin 4 2:47
10 Show Me
Joe Tex 2:56
11 (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher
Jackie Wilson 5 2:58
12 I Was Made to Love Her
Stevie Wonder 2:38
13 Boogaloo Down Broadway
The Fantastic Johnny C 2:35
14 Take a Letter Maria
R.B. Greaves 2:43
15 Farther on Down the Road
Joe Simon 3:09
16 I Pick a Rose for My Rose
Marv Johnson 2:41
17 I Hear a Symphony
The Isley Brothers 3:21
18 Too Many Fish in the Sea
The Marvelettes 2:31
19 Too Weak to Fight
Clarence Carter 2:17
20 Stand by Me
Ben E. King 4.6 2:59

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
membranophone:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 18)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 18)
guitar:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 18)
Marvin Tarplin (1966-09-26) (track 19)
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 18)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
additional writer:
Antoine Domino (track 2)
background vocals:
Warren “Pete” Moore (1966-09-26) (track 19)
Claudette Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 19)
Bobby Rogers (1966-09-26) (track 19)
Ronald White (1966-09-26) (track 19)
composer:
Henry Cosby (track 19)
Lamont Dozier (tracks 4, 10)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 4, 10)
Chris Kenner (track 2)
Otis Redding (track 17)
Barrett Strong (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 12)
Stevie Wonder (track 19)
Steve Cropper (track 17)
Smokey Robinson (track 19)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966-09-26) (track 19)
lead vocals:
Smokey Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 19)
lyricist:
Chris Kenner (track 2)
Otis Redding (track 17)
Steve Cropper (track 17)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (tracks 4, 10)
Smokey Robinson (track 19)
other vocals [whistling]:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
performer:
Edwin Starr (track 20)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (track 10)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 18)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 10)
Quin Ivy (track 18)
Steve Cropper (track 17)
vocals:
Eddie Floyd (track 11)
Kim Weston (track 13)
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 18)
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
writer:
Arthur Conley (track 7)
Sam Cooke (track 7)
Eddie Floyd (track 11)
Isaac Hayes (track 16)
Calvin Lewis (track 18)
Sylvia Moy (track 13)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 16)
Otis Redding (track 7)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 13)
Barrett Strong (track 20)
Norman Whitfield (track 20)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 18)
Steve Cropper (track 11)
Isaac Hayes (1967) (track 5)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (1967) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 18)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 18)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 18)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 18)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 18)
publisher:
Anatole (track 2)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 5)
East Memphis Music (track 11)
Mijac Music (track 18)
Tune-Kel (track 2)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 11, 18)
Warner Chappell North America (tracks 5, 11, 18)
Warner/Chappell (track 18)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 18)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1966 –) (track 18)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 18)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-09-26) (track 19)
mash-ups:
Purple War by Go Home Productions (2015) (track 20)
sampled by:
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 17)
People Movin' by The Shoes with Primary 1 (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 28) (track 17)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 18)
cover recording of:
War (track 20)
later parody versions:
Lowell Man (track 5)
Old Man (track 5)
later translated versions:
Giggerig (track 8)
Ta i trä (track 11)
later versions:
recording of:
B-A-B-Y (track 16)
It Takes Two (track 13)
Knock on Wood (track 11)
Reflections (track 10)
Soul Man (track 5)
Soul Shake (track 8)
Sweet Soul Music (track 7)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 18)
The Tears of a Clown (1966-09-26) (track 19)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 19)
translated version of:
Lawman (執法者) (track 5)

Medium 2

drums (drum set):
Roger Hawkins (1967-06-23) (track 9)
bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1967-06-23) (track 9)
guitar:
Jimmy Johnson (Muscle Shoals rhythm section (guitar/producer)) (1967-06-23) (track 9)
Joe South (1967-06-23) (track 9)
electric piano:
Spooner Oldham (1967-06-23) (track 9)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1967-06-23) (track 9)
arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 9)
Tom Dowd (track 9)
choir vocals:
Carolyn Franklin (1967-06-23) (track 9)
Erma Franklin (1967-06-23) (track 9)
Ellie Greenwich (1967-06-23) (track 9)
The Sweet Inspirations (1967-06-23) (track 9)
composer:
Don Covay (track 9)
Sylvester Stewart (track 7)
lyricist:
Don Covay (track 9)
Sylvester Stewart (track 7)
producer:
Jerry Wexler (track 9)
publisher:
Mike Stoller (track 20)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 9)
vocals:
Ben E. King (1960-10-27) (track 20)
Aretha Franklin (1967-06-23) (track 9)
writer:
Henry Cosby (track 12)
Lula Mae Hardaway (track 12)
Isaac Hayes (track 2)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 8)
Gary Jackson (track 11)
Ben E. King (track 20)
Jerry Leiber (track 20)
Ron Miller (US songwriter Ronald Alonzo Miller) (track 8)
Raynard Miner (track 11)
Sylvia Moy (track 12)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 2)
Carl Smith (US country music singer) (track 11)
Mike Stoller (track 20)
R. Dean Taylor (track 8)
Joe Tex (American southern soul musician) (track 10)
Stevie Wonder (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 20)
publisher:
Cotillion Music Inc. (BMI) (track 2)
Hornall Brothers Music Ltd. (limited company) (track 20)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 2)
Jerry Leiber Music (track 20)
Melodie der Welt (track 20)
Mijac Music (track 7)
Trio Music (track 20)
Unichappell Music (track 20)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 2)
Walden Music, Inc. (track 2)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 11)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 7)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1967-06-23) (track 9)
mash-ups:
Stand By Me by ccc (track 20)
sampled by:
Stand by Me by Timeflies (track 20)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 121) (track 20)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 246) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 249) (track 9)
later parody versions:
Mia (track 20)
later translated versions:
Bleib bei mir (track 20)
Pregherò (track 20)
Stand By Me (Spanish) (track 20)
Stand by Me (track 20)
Đến bên em (track 20)
緊靠一起 (track 20)
later versions:
Cherche (Claude François song) (track 10)
recording of:
Dance to the Music (track 7)
Gotta See Jane (track 8)
I Thank You (track 2)
Show Me (track 10)
Stand by Me (Ben E. King) (1960-10-27) (track 20)
Chain of Fools (1967-06-23) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 7)