Tracklist

CD 1: CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Soul Man
Sam & Dave 2:38
2 What's Going On
Marvin Gaye 3:46
3 Don't Give Up On Me
Solomon Burke 3:44
4 Theme From Shaft
Isaac Hayes 4:36
5 You Keep Me Hangin' On
Diana Ross & The Supremes 2:39
6 (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
Otis Redding 4.5 2:43
7 I Can't Help Myself
Four Tops 2:45
8 Sweet Soul Music
Arthur Conley 2:20
9 Tears Of A Clown
Smokey Robinson 2:59
10 Take A Little Peace Of My Heart
Erma Franklin 2:33
11 Stand By Me
Ben E. King 2:54
12 Green Onions
Booker T. & The MG’s 2:52
13 If You Don't Know Me By Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 4.65 3:26
14 Move On Up
Curtis Mayfield 3:55
15 Baby Now That I Found You
The Foundations 2:35
16 Do You Love Me
The Contours 2:52
17 Soul Finger
The Bar‐Kays 2:19
18 Who's Making Love
Johnnie Taylor 2:42
19 Yakety Yak
The Coasters 1:49
20 Walkin' The Dog
Rufus Thomas 2:26
21 B-A-B-Y
Carla Thomas 5 2:54
22 Express Yourself
Charles Wright 3:52
23 Patches
Clarence Carter 2:59
24 Sweet For My Sweet
The Sweet Inspirations 2:40
25 Memphis Soul Stew
King Curtis & The Kingpins 2:57
26 I'm Gonna Run Away From You
Tami Lynn 2:50
CD 2: CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Respect
Aretha Franklin 2:20
2 I Feel Good
James Brown 2:46
3 Mustang Sally
Wilson Pickett 3:06
4 Uptight (Everything Is Allright)
Stevie Wonder 2:51
5 Dancing In The Street
Martha Reeves and The Vandellas 2:33
6 I Got A Woman
Ray Charles 2:49
7 Knock On Wood
Eddie Floyd 3:02
8 Higher And Higher
Jackie Wilson 2:54
9 When A Man Loves A Woman
Percy Sledge 2:54
10 My Girl
The Temptations 2:49
11 Under The Boardwalk
The Drifters 2:40
12 That Lady
The Isley Brothers 5:35
13 Ain't No Sunshine
Bill Withers 4.45 2:01
14 You Make Me Feel Brand New
The Stylistics 5:17
15 Me And Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul 4:36
16 Tighten Up
Archie Bell & The Drells 3:07
17 Clean Up Woman
Betty Wright 5 2:41
18 Rainy Night In Georgia
Brook Benton 3:44
19 I'll Be Around
The Spinners 3:07
20 I'll Take You There
The Staple Singers 3:08
21 Groovin'
The Rascals 2:25
22 Mr. Big Stuff
Jean Knight 2:45
23 Soul Meeting
The Soul Clan 3:30
24 Sock It To 'Em (Part 1)
Rex Garvin & The Mighty Cravers 2:39
25 War
Edwin Starr 4.35 3:19

Credits

CD 1: CD 1

bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
drums:
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
guitar:
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
arranger:
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 13)
background vocals:
The Blue Notes (Harold Melvin group) (track 13)
composer:
Isaac Hayes (track 4)
John MacLeod (Producer & songwriter) (track 15)
Curtis Mayfield (track 14)
Otis Redding (track 6)
Steve Cropper (track 6)
Tony Macaulay (track 15)
Charles Wright (1970) (track 22)
lead vocals:
Harold Melvin (track 13)
lyricist:
Isaac Hayes (track 4)
John MacLeod (Producer & songwriter) (track 15)
Curtis Mayfield (track 14)
Otis Redding (track 6)
Steve Cropper (track 6)
Tony Macaulay (track 15)
Charles Wright (1970) (track 22)
other vocals [whistling]:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
producer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 13)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 13)
Steve Cropper (track 6)
vocals:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)
writer:
Arthur Conley (track 8)
Sam Cooke (track 8)
Kenneth Gamble (track 13)
Isaac Hayes (track 21)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 13)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 21)
Otis Redding (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1972) (track 13)
publisher:
ATV Music Ltd. (track 15)
Camad Music Company ( – ????) (track 14)
Curtom Publishing Co Inc ( – ????) (track 14)
EMI Tunes Ltd (track 14)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 4)
sampled by:
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 6)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 28) (track 6)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
¡Vamos ya! (track 14)
recording of:
B-A-B-Y (track 21)
Express Yourself (track 22)
Move On Up (track 14)
Sweet Soul Music (track 8)
Theme from Shaft (track 4)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 6)

CD 2: CD 2

strings arranger:
Mike Lewis (US composer, arranger and producer) (track 17)
horn arranger:
Mike Lewis (US composer, arranger and producer) (track 17)
arranger:
Booker T. Jones (track 13)
composer:
Thom Bell (track 19)
Phil Hurtt (track 19)
Bill Withers (track 13)
engineer:
Willie Clarke (track 17)
instruments arranger:
Little Beaver (track 17)
lyricist:
Bill Withers (track 13)
mixer:
John Golden (mastering engineer) (track 13)
performer:
Edwin Starr (track 25)
producer:
Willie Clarke (track 17)
Booker T. Jones (track 13)
Clarence Reid (track 17)
recording engineer:
Bill Halverson (track 13)
Bill Lazarus (track 13)
vocals:
Eddie Floyd (track 7)
Bill Withers (track 13)
writer:
Willie Clarke (track 17)
Steve Cropper (track 7)
Eddie Floyd (track 7)
Clarence Reid (track 17)
Barrett Strong (track 25)
Norman Whitfield (track 25)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1972) (track 13)
publisher:
EMI Longitude Music (track 17)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 13)
East Memphis Music (track 7)
mash-ups:
Purple War by Go Home Productions (2015) (track 25)
remixes:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 280) (track 13)
cover recording of:
War (track 25)
later translated versions:
Allem Anschein nach bist Du's (Ain't No Sunshine) (track 13)
Ta i trä (track 7)
later versions:
recording of:
Ain’t No Sunshine (track 13)
Clean Up Woman (track 17)
I’ll Be Around (track 19)
Knock on Wood (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 13)
Classic Grooves (track 19)