Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 My Guy
Mary Wells 4.5 2:50
2 Harlem Shuffle
Bob & Earl 2 2:49
3 I Wish It Would Rain
Gladys Knight & The Pips 2:51
4 Can I Change My Mind
Tyrone Davis 2:50
5 Everyday People
Sly & The Family Stone 4 2:23
6 The Ghetto
Donny Hathaway 6:53
7 Cissy Strut
The Meters 3:04
8 Get Out of My Life
Lee Dorsey 2:26
9 It's Your Thing
The Isley Brothers 2:53
10 Express Yourself
Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band 3:54
11 I Got You (Feel Good)
James Brown 4.65 2:49
12 Tainted Love
Gloria Jones 2:15
13 Dancing in the Street
Martha and The Vandellas 3.5 2:40
14 What a Man
Linda Lyndell 2:43
15 Tramp
Otis Redding & Carla Thomas 3:02
16 Son of a Preacher Man
Dusty Springfield 4.4 2:28
17 Baby I Need Your Loving
Four Tops 5 2:47
18 Oh No, Not My Baby
Maxine Brown 2:40
19 The Tracks of My Tears
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 3:01
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Green Onions
Booker T. & The MG’s 3.5 2:55
2 See See Rider
LaVern Baker 2:30
3 It's in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song)
Betty Everett 2:14
4 My World Is Empty Without You
The Supremes 5 2:36
5 I Was Made to Love Her
Stevie Wonder 4.5 2:37
6 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Marvin Gaye 3.5 3:16
7 (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding 4.5 2:44
8 (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
Aretha Franklin 3.5 2:47
9 Wish Someone Would Care
Irma Thomas 2:30
10 Go Now
Bessie Banks 2:43
11 People Get Ready
The Impressions 3.65 2:40
12 I Forgot to Be Your Lover
William Bell 2:22
13 My Girl
The Temptations 4.75 2:58
14 Rainy Night in Georgia
Brook Benton 4 3:53
15 Tell It Like It Is
Aaron Neville 3:07
16 Hurt So Bad
Little Anthony & The Imperials 2:19
17 On Broadway
The Drifters 3:02
18 What Becomes of the Brokenhearted
Jimmy Ruffin 3:04
19 Your Precious Love
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 2:59

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Miami, Florida, United States (1965-05-06) (track 11)
bass guitar:
Larry Graham (track 5)
Tommy Cogbill (1968-09) (track 16)
trumpet:
Cynthia Robinson (track 5)
Russell Conway (trumpet player) (1964) (track 1)
Herbert Williams (trumpet player) (1964) (track 1)
Joe Dupars (1965-05-06) (track 11)
Mike Ridley (1965-05-06) (track 11)
Ron Tooley (1965-05-06) (track 11)
drums:
Greg Errico (track 5)
Benny Benjamin (1964) (track 1)
Melvin Parker (1965-05-06) (track 11)
Gene Chrisman (1968-09) (track 16)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1964) (track 1)
Nat Jones (1965-05-06) (track 11)
guitar:
Freddie Stone (track 5)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964) (track 1)
Eddie Willis (1964) (track 1)
Alphonso "Country" Kellum (1965-05-06) (track 11)
Jimmy Nolen (1965-05-06) (track 11)
guitar and sitar:
Reggie Young (guitarist and songwriter) (1968-09) (track 16)
guitar and keyboard:
Sly Stone (track 5)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964) (track 1)
Bernard Odum (1965-05-06) (track 11)
electric piano and organ:
Bobby Emmons (1968-09) (track 16)
vibraphone:
Dave Hamilton (1964) (track 1)
brass and strings arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 16)
brass arranger:
Tom Dowd (track 16)
keyboard:
Rose Stone (track 5)
alto saxophone:
Nat Jones (1965-05-06) (track 11)
Maceo Parker (1965-05-06) (track 11)
saxophone:
Jerry Martini (track 5)
piano:
Johnny Griffith (1964) (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
Al "Brisco" Clark (1965-05-06) (track 11)
St. Clair Pinckney (1965-05-06) (track 11)
Eldee Williams (1965-05-06) (track 11)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1964) (track 1)
Paul Riser (1964) (track 1)
Levi Rasbury (1965-05-06) (track 11)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1964) (track 1)
Marlene Barrow (1964) (track 1)
Louvain Demps (1964) (track 1)
Jackie Hicks (1964) (track 1)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-09) (track 16)
composer:
Ed Cobb (track 12)
Lamont Dozier (track 17)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 17)
Carole King (track 18)
Smokey Robinson (track 1)
Sylvester Stewart (track 5)
Charles Wright (track 10)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 11)
Dave Crawford (US soul songwriter, keyboard player, singer & producer) (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 13)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 13)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 13)
conductor:
Gene Orloff (1968-09) (track 16)
engineer:
Ed Kollis (track 16)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Mary Wells (1964) (track 1)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (1965-05-06) (track 11)
lyricist:
Ed Cobb (track 12)
Smokey Robinson (track 1)
Sylvester Stewart (track 5)
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) (track 11)
Dave Crawford (US soul songwriter, keyboard player, singer & producer) (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 13)
Gerry Goffin (track 18)
Edward Holland, Jr. (track 17)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 13)
O’Shea Jackson (track 10)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 13)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (track 17)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 17)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 9)
Ronald Isley (track 9)
Rudolph Isley (track 9)
Arif Mardin (track 16)
Jerry Wexler (track 16)
Charles Wright (track 10)
Tom Dowd (track 16)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 13)
vocals:
Jerry Martini (track 5)
Larry Graham (track 5)
Freddie Stone (track 5)
Rose Stone (track 5)
Sly Stone (track 5)
writer:
Lowell Fulson (track 15)
Donny Hathaway (track 6)
John Hurley (track 16)
Leroy Hutson (track 6)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 9)
Ronald Isley (track 9)
Rudolph Isley (track 9)
Jimmy McCracklin (track 15)
Earl Nelson (track 2)
Bob Relf (track 2)
Smokey Robinson (track 19)
Marvin Tarplin (track 19)
Ronnie Wilkins (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 2)
HHO Licensing Ltd. (track 2)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1964) (track 13)
Universal Records Inc. (a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1965) (track 11)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1969) (track 5)
publisher:
Bug Music Ltd. (track 2)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 13, 13)
Fort Knox Music Co (track 11)
Try Me Inc. (track 11)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964) (track 1)
Criteria Studios in Miami, Florida, United States (1965-05-06) (track 11)
mash-ups:
No Digghetto by G3RSt (track 6)
remaster of:
Harlem Shuffle by Bob & Earl (track 2)
sampled by:
Express Yourself by N.W.A (track 10)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 40) (track 13)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 78) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 145) (track 5)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 240) (track 16)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 390) (track 17)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 420) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Tramp (track 15)
I Found You (a.k.a. I Got You (I Feel Good)) (1965-05-06) (track 11)
has revision:
Express Yourself (track 10)
is the basis for:
Lutfattig Læregutt (track 16)
later parody versions:
Faithless Love (track 12)
Tainted Pub (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Adieraz zaitez (track 10)
Baila por ahí (track 13)
Falso amor (track 12)
later versions:
Whatta Man (track 14)
recording of:
Express Yourself (track 10)
Harlem Shuffle (track 2)
It’s Your Thing (track 9)
Oh No Not My Baby (track 18)
Tainted Love (track 12)
The Ghetto (track 6)
What a Man (track 14)
My Guy (1964) (track 1)
Son of a Preacher Man (1968-09) (track 16)
Everyday People (1969) (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Party! (track 2)

CD 2

other instruments:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
drums:
Sticks Evans (1962-09-26) (track 2)
Benny Benjamin (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
organ:
Ernest Hayes (American pianist, organist and arranger) (1962-09-26) (track 2)
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
guitar:
Everett Barksdale (1962-09-26) (track 2)
Carl Lynch (1962-09-26) (track 2)
Joe "Groundhog" Richardson (1962-09-26) (track 2)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (1967) (track 5)
bass:
Russ Saunders (jazz bass player) (1962-09-26) (track 2)
James Jamerson (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
James Jamerson (1967) (track 5)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
piano:
Paul Griffin (American pianist, session musician) (1962-09-26) (track 2)
electric sitar:
Eddie Willis (1967) (track 5)
tenor saxophone:
Buddy Lucas (1962-09-26) (track 2)
additional writer:
Jerry Leiber (track 17)
Mike Stoller (track 17)
Jerry Wexler (track 8)
arranger:
Ray Ellis (track 2)
background vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
composer:
Steve Cropper (track 7)
Lamont Dozier (track 4)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 4)
Booker T. Jones (track 12)
Carole King (track 8)
Ronald White (track 13)
Tony Joe White (track 14)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
William Bell (track 12)
Rudy Clark (track 3)
Curtis Mayfield (track 11)
Otis Redding (track 7)
Smokey Robinson (track 13)
conductor:
Ray Ellis (1962-09-26) (track 2)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
The Funk Brothers (1967) (track 5)
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
lead vocals:
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
Stevie Wonder (1967) (track 5)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
lyricist:
Steve Cropper (track 7)
Booker T. Jones (track 12)
Tony Joe White (track 14)
William Bell (track 12)
Rudy Clark (track 3)
Gerry Goffin (track 8)
Curtis Mayfield (track 11)
Otis Redding (track 7)
Smokey Robinson (track 13)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
other vocals [whistling]:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
performer:
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
producer:
Henry Cosby (track 5)
Steve Cropper (track 7)
Lamont Dozier (track 4)
Ahmet Ertegun (track 2)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 4)
Jerry Wexler (track 2)
Norman Whitfield (track 6)
vocals:
Tammi Terrell (track 19)
LaVern Baker (US rhythm & blues singer) (1962-09-26) (track 2)
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 19)
Arthur Brooks (track 19)
Richard Brooks (track 19)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (track 19)
Henry Cosby (track 5)
Steve Cropper (track 1)
George Davis (US musician & songwriter George Richard Davis Jr.) (track 15)
James Dean (US soul songwriter) (track 18)
Lee Diamond (track 15)
Lula Mae Hardaway (track 5)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 1)
Booker T. Jones (track 1)
Barry Mann (track 17)
Sylvia Moy (track 5)
Paul Riser (track 18)
Valerie Simpson (track 19)
Lewie Steinberg (track 1)
Barrett Strong (track 6)
Cynthia Weil (track 17)
Norman Whitfield (track 6)
Stevie Wonder (track 5)
publisher:
Irving Music (BMI) (track 1)
Jobete Music (UK) (track 18)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 6, 13)
Mijac Music (track 11)
Sunflower Music Inc (publisher) (track 19)
TM Music Ltd. (track 3)
Gladstone Music (1958 – ????) (track 19)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967) (track 5)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
later releases:
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 6)
sampled by:
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 7)
That Girl by Maxi Priest feat. Shaggy (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 24) (track 11)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 28) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 80) (track 6)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 181) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 498) (track 14)
cover recording of:
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (1964) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Gemüsemann (track 1)
That Girl (track 1)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 13)
On Broadway (track 17)
later translated versions:
Am Gürtel (track 17)
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 6)
À Broadway (track 17)
later versions:
C. C. Rider (Jerry Lee Lewis version) (track 2)
C. C. Rider (Chuck Willis version) (track 2)
See See Rider (Ma Rainey version) (track 2)
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 13)
recording of:
Green Onions (instrumental) (track 1)
On Broadway (Mann/Weil/Leiber/Stoller version for The Drifters) (track 17)
People Get Ready (track 11)
Tell It Like It Is (track 15)
Your Precious Love (track 19)
See See Rider Blues (1962-09-26) (track 2)
My Girl (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 13)
I Was Made to Love Her (1967) (track 5)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
On Broadway (original Mann/Weil version) (track 17)