Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dream Come True
The Temptations 3:54
2 I Want a Love I Can See
The Temptations 3:06
3 The Way You Do the Things You Do
The Temptations 2:41
4 My Girl
The Temptations 4.75 2:44
5 It's Growing
The Temptations 2:59
6 Since I Lost My Baby
The Temptations 2:51
7 Don't Look Back
The Temptations 2:50
8 Get Ready
The Temptations 4 2:39
9 Ain't Too Proud to Beg
The Temptations 5 2:33
10 Beauty Is Only Skin Deep
The Temptations 4 2:24
11 (I Know) I'm Losing You
The Temptations 4 2:29
12 All I Need
The Temptations 3:08
13 You're My Everything
The Temptations 3 2:57
14 I Wish It Would Rain
The Temptations 2:48
15 I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You)
The Temptations 3:33
16 Cloud Nine
The Temptations 3 3:30
17 I'm Gonna Make You Love Me
Diana Ross & The Supremes and The Temptations 3 3:09
18 Runaway Child, Running Wild
The Temptations 4:48
19 I Can't Get Next to You
The Temptations 3 2:51
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Psychedelic Shack
3:53
2 Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today)
5 4:06
3 Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
5 3:48
4 Superstar (Remember How You Got Where You Are)
2:54
5 Papa Was a Rollin' Stone
3 6:59
6 Masterpiece
4:23
7 Hey Girl (I Like Your Style)
3:29
8 Let Your Hair Down
2:41
9 Shakey Ground
4:04
10 Power
4:09
11 Standing on the Top, Part 1 (feat. Rick James)
4:23
12 Treat Her Like a Lady
4:17
13 The Jones' (12" Surgery mix)
6:29
14 Some Enchanted Evening (Fiji Island mix)
5:27
15 Stay
4:49
16 I'm Here (Metro mix)
4:10
17 Lady
4:44

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Benny Benjamin (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
guitar:
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
arranger:
Paul Riser (track 17)
background vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
Melvin Franklin (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
Melvin Franklin (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
Eddie Kendricks (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
composer:
Cornelius Grant (track 11)
Ronald White (track 4)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 9, 11)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 4, 8)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
The Funk Brothers (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
The Funk Brothers (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
The Funk Brothers (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)
lead vocals:
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
Melvin Franklin (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
Eddie Kendricks (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
lyricist:
Norman Whitfield (track 9)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (tracks 9, 11)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 4, 8)
other vocals:
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (track 17)
performer:
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
producer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 17)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 9, 11)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 17)
vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (track 17)
Dennis Edwards (US soul & R'n'B singer) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)
Melvin Franklin (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)
Eddie Kendricks (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)
writer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 17)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 17)
Warren Moore (tracks 5–6)
Jerry Ross (Philadelphia soul composer/producer) (track 17)
Barrett Strong (tracks 16, 19)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 16, 19)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 5–6)
publisher:
Jobete Music (track 9)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 6, 8)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Para mis 5000 by El Chojin (track 8)
cover recording of:
It's Growing (track 5)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 4)
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 4)
recording of:
Cloud Nine (track 16)
My Girl (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 4)
Get Ready (1965-12-05 – 1965-12-29) (track 8)
Ain’t Too Proud to Beg (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 9)
I Can’t Get Next to You (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 19)

CD 2

composer:
Barrett Strong (track 2)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 2–3)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (track 12)
Ali Ollie Woodson (track 12)
lyricist:
Barrett Strong (track 3)
performer:
Rick James (American vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer) (track 11)
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 3)
writer:
Angelo Bond (track 10)
Berry Gordy (track 10)
Jean Marie Mayer (track 10)
Barrett Strong (track 5)
Norman Whitfield (track 5)
publisher:
recorded at:
Golden World in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 3)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
People Movin' by The Shoes with Primary 1 (track 2)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 168) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 389) (track 3)
cover recording of:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
later versions:
recording of:
Power (track 10)
Psychedelic Shack (The Temptations song) (track 1)
Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) (1970-11-24 – 1970-12-03) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 5)