Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don't Be a Stranger
Dina Carroll 4:46
2 My Destiny
Lionel Richie 3 4:49
3 One Moment in Time
Whitney Houston 4:45
4 Going Nowhere
Gabrielle 3:41
5 Change
Lisa Stansfield 4:15
6 Sign Your Name
Terence Trent D’Arby 3.5 4:31
7 Save the Best for Last
Vanessa Williams 4 3:39
8 My One Temptation
Mica Paris 3:37
9 Stay With Me Baby
Ruby Turner 3:34
10 Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye 5 4:06
11 Three Times a Lady
Commodores 3:37
12 Being With You
Smokey Robinson 3:57
13 My Cherie Amour
Stevie Wonder 4.5 2:55
14 What Becomes of the Brokenhearted
Jimmy Ruffin 5 2:56
15 You Are Everything
Diana Ross & Marvin Gaye 2:52
16 With You I'm Born Again
Billy Preston & Syreeta 3:38
17 Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me
Gladys Knight & The Pips 3:47
18 One Day in Your Life
Michael Jackson 4:09
19 Touch Me in the Morning
Diana Ross 3:25
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Say a Little Prayer
Aretha Franklin 5 3:32
2 Tired of Being Alone
Al Green 4.65 2:50
3 (Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding 4.5 2:42
4 When a Man Loves a Woman
Percy Sledge 5 2:50
5 Hey There Lonely Girl
Eddie Holman 5 3:35
6 After the Love Has Gone
Earth, Wind & Fire 3 4:35
7 If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 4.65 3:22
8 Have You Seen Her
The Chi‐Lites 5:02
9 Lovely Day
Bill Withers 4:01
10 Teardrops
Womack & Womack 3:50
11 It's Too Late (feat. Dina Carroll)
Quartz 4:02
12 If Your Looking for a Way Out
Odyssey 4:30
13 Wishing on a Star
Rose Royce 4:38
14 One Day I'll Fly Away
Randy Crawford 4:49
15 Always
Atlantic Starr 4:01
16 Slow Hand
The Pointer Sisters 3:49
17 Your Love Is King
Sade 3:37

Credits

CD 1

strings arranger:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 6)
arranger:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 6)
composer:
Renee Armand (track 18)
Chris Cameron (track 6)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 6)
Lionel Richie (tracks 2, 11)
Smokey Robinson (track 12)
David Shire (track 16)
James D. Weatherly (track 17)
lead vocals:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 6)
Stevie Wonder (1967 – 1968) (track 13)
lyricist:
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 6)
James D. Weatherly (track 17)
Samuel F. Brown III (track 18)
Carol Connors (track 16)
mixer:
Phil Legg (track 6)
producer:
Henry Cosby (track 13)
Terence Trent D’Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya) (track 6)
Marvin Gaye (track 10)
Martyn Ware (track 6)
recording engineer:
Phil Legg (track 6)
writer:
Odell Brown (track 10)
Henry Cosby (track 13)
James Dean (US soul songwriter) (track 14)
Ian Devaney (track 5)
Gabrielle (British singer-songwriter) (track 4)
Phil Galdston (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (track 10)
Jon Lind (track 7)
George McFarlane (track 4)
Andy Morris (former member of Blue Zone (UK), worked with Lisa Stansfield) (track 5)
Sylvia Moy (track 13)
Lionel Richie (track 11)
Paul Riser (track 14)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 10)
Lisa Stansfield (track 5)
Wendy Waldman (track 7)
Stevie Wonder (track 13)
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) (1982) (track 10)
publisher:
Big Mystique Music (track 7)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 16)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 7, 11, 14)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 10)
Jobete Music (track 11)
Jobete Music (UK) (track 14)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 11, 16)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 7)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 7)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (1974 –) (track 18)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967 – 1968) (track 13)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 10)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 231) (track 10)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 10)
Sexual Rapping (track 10)
Wish You Were Mine (track 13)
later translated versions:
Celebration (track 7)
Save the best for last (日本語バージョン) (track 7)
later versions:
Eu Queria Amor (track 13)
recording of:
Being With You (track 12)
Change (track 5)
Going Nowhere (track 4)
My Destiny (track 2)
Sexual Healing (track 10)
Sign Your Name (track 6)
Three Times a Lady (track 11)
My Cherie Amour (1967 – 1968) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Truly (track 11)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
Roger Hawkins (1968-04-17) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
membranophone:
Roger Hawkins (1966-02-17) (track 4)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Spooner Oldham (1966-02-17) (track 4)
guitar:
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (1966-02-17) (track 4)
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
Tommy Cogbill (1968-04-17) (track 1)
bass:
Jerry Jemmott (1968-04-17) (track 1)
double bass:
Albert Lowe Jr. (1966-02-17) (track 4)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 1)
arranger:
Tom Dowd (track 1)
Arif Mardin (track 1)
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 7)
background vocals:
The Blue Notes (Harold Melvin group) (track 7)
The Sweet Inspirations (1968-04-17) (track 1)
composer:
Sade Adu (track 17)
Burt Bacharach (tracks 1, 1)
Leon Carr (track 5)
Michael Clark (songwriter, composer) (track 16)
Al Green (track 2)
Stuart Matthewman (track 17)
Otis Redding (track 3)
Joe Sample (track 14)
Zekuumba Zekkariyas (track 10)
Linda Womack (track 10)
Steve Cropper (track 3)
lead vocals:
Harold Melvin (track 7)
Aretha Franklin (1968-04-17) (track 1)
lyricist:
Sade Adu (track 17)
Al Green (track 2)
Otis Redding (track 3)
John Bettis (track 16)
Steve Cropper (track 3)
Hal David (tracks 1, 1)
Will Jennings (track 14)
Earl S. Shuman (track 5)
other vocals [whistling]:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
producer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 7)
Marlin Greene ('60s teen artist, writer & engineer) (track 4)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 7)
Quin Ivy (track 4)
Jerry Wexler (track 1)
Steve Cropper (track 3)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 1)
vocals:
Percy Sledge (1966-02-17) (track 4)
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
writer:
Barbara Acklin (track 8)
Bill Champlin (track 6)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 6)
Kenneth Gamble (track 7)
Jay Graydon (track 6)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 7)
Ralph Kotkov (track 12)
Calvin Lewis (track 4)
David Lewis (Member of Atlantic Starr) (track 15)
Jonathan Lewis (Member of Atlantic Starr) (track 15)
Wayne Lewis (track 15)
Sandy Linzer (track 12)
Eugene Record (track 8)
Skip Scarborough (track 9)
Bill Withers (track 9)
Zekuumba Zekkariyas (track 10)
Linda Womack (track 10)
Andrew Wright (US keyboardist) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
H.H.O. Ltd (music licensing) (track 4)
WEA International Inc. (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor for the world outside of the US) (1968) (track 1)
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 7)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1992) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1992) (track 4)
Biem (international rights organization representing member societies from 58 countries) (1993) (track 4)
Stemra (Netherlands rights society for composers and music publishers) (1993) (track 4)
publisher:
Blue Seas Music, Inc. (tracks 1, 1)
Casa David Music (tracks 1, 1)
EMI Songs Ltd. (tracks 6, 12)
Fozbeats Music (track 6)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 6)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 2)
Mijac Music (track 4)
Music Sales Corporation (American copyright holder in both popular and classical music) (track 6)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (tracks 1, 1)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 7–8, 16)
Warner/Chappell (track 4)
Pronto Music (1966 –) (track 4)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (1966 –) (track 4)
recorded at:
Norala Studio in Sheffield, Alabama, United States (1966-02-17) (track 4)
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1968-04-17) (track 1)
edit of:
Always by Atlantic Starr (track 15)
sampled by:
Coffee Break by Zeds Dead (track 1)
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 3)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 28) (track 3)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 54) (track 4)
cover recording of:
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Wanna Be Happy? (track 2)
later translated versions:
Pihtimus (track 16)
later versions:
recording of:
Always (Atlantic Starr song) (track 15)
Have You Seen Her (track 8)
Lovely Day (track 9)
Slow Hand (track 16)
Teardrops (track 10)
Your Love Is King (track 17)
When a Man Loves a Woman (1966-02-17) (track 4)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 3)
I Say a Little Prayer (1968-04-17) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B000024CDQ [info]