Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I Can't Get Next to You
3 2:58
2 Papa Was a Rollin' Stone
7:14
3 Ain't Too Proud to Beg
2:53
4 Superstar (Remember How You Got Where You Are)
3:02
5 Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
5 3:50
6 Beauty Is Only Skin Deep
2:49
7 (I Know) I'm Losing You
2:46
8 Cloud Nine
3:47
9 Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today)
4:08
10 Runaway Child, Running Wild
4:59
11 My Girl
4.75 2:59
12 Keep on Truckin'
3:37
13 The Way You Do the Things You Do
2:57
14 I Wish It Would Rain
3:13
15 Get Ready
2:57
16 Masterpiece
4:30
17 Psychedelic Shack
3:42

Credits

Medium 1

strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
drums:
Benny Benjamin (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
guitar:
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
background vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
composer:
Barrett Strong (track 9)
Ronald White (track 11)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 5, 9)
Smokey Robinson (track 11)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
The Funk Brothers (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
lead vocals:
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
lyricist:
Barrett Strong (tracks 1, 5)
Norman Whitfield (track 1)
Smokey Robinson (track 11)
performer:
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 5)
vocals:
Dennis Edwards (US soul & R'n'B singer) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
Melvin Franklin (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
Eddie Kendricks (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
writer:
Barrett Strong (tracks 2, 8)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 2, 8)
publisher:
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
Golden World in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 5)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
People Movin' by The Shoes with Primary 1 (track 9)
part of:
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 11)
later translated versions:
later versions:
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 11)
recording of:
Cloud Nine (track 8)
My Girl (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 11)
I Can't Get Next to You (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 1)
Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 5)
referred to in medleys: