Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I'll Take You There
The Staple Singers 4:29
2 Let's Stay Together
Al Green 4.6 3:16
3 Across 110th Street
Bobby Womack 3:53
4 Keeper of the Castle
Four Tops 2:56
5 Are You My Woman? (Tell Me So)
The Chi‐Lites 3:03
6 Superfly
Curtis Mayfield 5 3:55
7 Shaft
Isaac Hayes 5 3:19
8 Be Thankful for What You've Got
William DeVaughn 3:46
9 Why Can't We Live Together?
Timmy Thomas 4:25
10 I Can't Stand the Rain
Ann Peebles 2:31
11 Everybody Loves the Sunshine
Roy Ayers 4:00
12 Just the Way You Are
Barry White 5 4:10
13 This Feeling's Killing Me
The Jones Girls 3:30
14 Use Ta Be My Girl
The O’Jays 5 3:24
15 Bring the Family Back
Billy Paul 3:30
16 Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now
McFadden & Whitehead 4.35 3:40
17 All This Love That I'm Giving
Gwen McCrae 3:55
18 (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be Right
Millie Jackson 3:47
19 Misty Blue
Dorothy Moore 3:31
20 There It Is
Tyrone Davis 4:07

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Leroy Hodges (track 2)
bass guitar:
Joseph Scott (US funk/soul bassist) (track 6)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (track 2)
membranophone:
Howard Grimes (track 2)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 2)
Morris Jennings (track 6)
organ and piano:
Charles Hodges (Soul Organist) (track 2)
guitar:
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Craig McMullen (track 6)
percussion:
Master Henry Gibson (Percussionist with Curtis Mayfield, Stan Getz, Ramsey Lewis) (track 6)
saxophone:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (track 2)
tenor saxophone:
Ed Logan (track 2)
trombone:
Jack Hale (trombone) (track 2)
guitar family:
Mabon Hodges (track 2)
arranger:
Johnny Pate (track 6)
background vocals:
Charles Chalmers (track 2)
Donna Rhodes (track 2)
Sandra Rhodes (track 2)
composer:
Roy Ayers (track 11)
Leo Graham (producer / composer / lyricist) (track 20)
Al Green (track 2)
Isaac Hayes (track 7)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 2)
Raymond Jackson (songwriter, guitarist and producer) (track 18)
Billy Joel (track 12)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 2)
Bob Montgomery (track 19)
Eugene Record (track 5)
Homer Banks (track 18)
William DeVaughn (track 8)
Kenneth Gamble (track 14)
Carl Hampton (track 18)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 14)
Alvertis Isbell (track 1)
Timmy Thomas (track 9)
engineer:
Roger Anfinsen (track 6)
lead vocals:
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
lyricist:
Roy Ayers (track 11)
Leo Graham (producer / composer / lyricist) (track 20)
Al Green (track 2)
Isaac Hayes (track 7)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 2)
Raymond Jackson (songwriter, guitarist and producer) (track 18)
Billy Joel (track 12)
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 2)
Bob Montgomery (track 19)
Eugene Record (track 5)
Homer Banks (track 18)
William DeVaughn (track 8)
Kenneth Gamble (track 14)
Carl Hampton (track 18)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 14)
Alvertis Isbell (track 1)
Timmy Thomas (track 9)
orchestrator:
Johnny Pate (track 6)
producer:
Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 2)
vocals:
Al Green (track 2)
writer:
Don Bryant (track 10)
Jeremiah Burden (track 17)
Jerry Cohen (track 16)
"Eternity" (Songwriting alias) (track 17)
Joseph Jefferson (70s soul/funk) (track 13)
J.J. Johnson (Jazz/bop trombonist/session leader) (track 3)
Dennis Lambert (track 4)
Gene McFadden (track 16)
Bernard Miller (track 10)
Ann Peebles (track 10)
Brian Potter (US songwriter & producer) (track 4)
Richard Roebuck (track 13)
Charles Simmons (70s soul/funk) (track 13)
Frank Smith (Pianist and songwriter) (track 15)
Phil Terry (track 15)
John Whitehead (track 16)
Lynn Williams (track 17)
Bobby Womack (track 3)
Betty Wright (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
Cream Records (70s Los Angeles) (1971) (track 2)
HI Records Inc. (1971) (track 2)
Curtom Records (1972) (track 6)
Universal Records Inc. (not for release label use! a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1976) (track 11)
publisher:
Arlovol Music (track 11)
BMG Monarch (track 11)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 12)
Impulsive Music (track 12)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 2, 7, 10)
Joelsongs (track 12)
Melomega Music (track 8)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 8)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 8)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
Talmont Music (publisher) (1966 –) (track 19)
Curtom Publishing Co Inc (1972 – ????) (track 6)
edit of:
Ain't No Stopping Us Now (LP version) by McFadden & Whitehead (track 16)
edits:
Superfly (7" single) by Curtis Mayfield (track 6)
sampled by:
Book of Life by Common Sense (track 11)
Egg Man by Beastie Boys (track 6)
My Life by Mary J. Blige (track 11)
cover recording of:
Just the Way You Are (Billy Joel song) (track 12)
Misty Blue (track 19)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
可會有明天 (track 12)
recording of:
Superfly (track 6)
Theme From Shaft (track 7)
There It Is (track 20)
Use ta Be My Girl (track 14)