Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Third World Grill
4:36
2 Come Get To This
2:41
3 Let's Get It On
4 4:01
4 What's Going On
4.2 3:53
5 I Heard It Through The Grapevine
3.5 3:11
6 Sexual Healing
5 4:00
7 Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing
5 2:14
8 Heaven Must Have Sent You (Your Precious Love)
3:36
9 Distant Lover
4:16
10 Rockin' After Midnight
6:04
11 Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
5 5:28
12 Joy
4:23
13 If This World Were Mine
2:44
14 God Is My Friend (God Is Love)
2:16

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
guitar:
Eddie Willis (1973-07-09) (track 2)
percussion:
Emil Richards (track 3)
percussion [box drum]:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
piano:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
horn arranger:
McKinley Jackson (tracks 10, 12)
background vocals:
Nickolas Ashford (1967) (track 7)
Valerie Simpson (1967) (track 7)
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
Lem Barney (1971-05-06) (track 4)
Mel Farr (1971-05-06) (track 4)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
composer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 7)
Gwen Fuqua (nee Gwen Gordy before 1961) (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 2, 9, 11)
James Nyx (track 11)
Valerie Simpson (track 7)
conductor:
David Van dePitte (track 11)
David Van dePitte (1971-05-06) (track 4)
DJ-mixer:
Ben Liebrand (track 6)
engineer:
Steve Smith (US 70s/80s soul/funk engineer) (tracks 2, 9)
Cal Harris (tracks 2, 9)
Lawrence Miles (track 9)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967) (track 7)
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1971-05-06) (track 4)
The Funk Brothers (1971-05-06) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1967) (track 7)
Tammi Terrell (1967) (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 4)
Marvin Gaye (1973-07-10) (track 2)
lyricist:
Nickolas Ashford (track 7)
Valerie Simpson (track 7)
mixer:
Cal Harris (tracks 2, 9)
Lawrence Miles (tracks 4, 11)
Lawrence Miles (1971-05-06) (track 4)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
producer:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 2, 4, 6, 9, 11)
Norman Whitfield (track 5)
vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1973-07-10) (track 2)
writer:
Renaldo Benson (track 4)
Odell Brown (00046218688) (track 6)
Al Cleveland (track 4)
Anna Gordy Gaye (tracks 14, 14)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 3–4, 6, 10, 12, 14, 14)
Sandra Greene (track 9)
James Nyx (tracks 14, 14)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 6)
Elgie Stover (tracks 14, 14)
Barrett Strong (track 5)
Ed Townsend (track 3)
Norman Whitfield (track 5)
publisher:
Jobete Music Co. (1967) (track 7)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967) (track 7)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1970-11-03 – 1972-04-11) (track 9)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1970-11-03 – 1973-07-10) (track 2)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-05-06) (track 4)
Motown Studios - Hitsville West in Los Angeles, California, United States (1973-04-27 – 1973-07-20) (track 9)
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 5)
remasters:
remix of:
Let’s Get It On (album version) by Marvin Gaye (track 3)
remixes:
sampled by:
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 6)
N da Closet by Coolio (track 11)
Spaceship by Kanye West feat. GLC & Consequence (track 9)
part of:
is the basis for:
Sexual Rapping (track 6)
later translated versions:
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 5)
live recording of:
God Is Love (sometimes also titled "God Is My Friend") (1983) (track 14)
recording of:
God Is Love (sometimes also titled "God Is My Friend") (track 14)
Joy (track 12)
Let’s Get It On (track 3)
Sexual Healing (track 6)
Third World Girl (track 1)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 5)
Distant Lover (1970-11-03 – 1973-04-27) (track 9)
Come Get to This (1970-11-03 – 1973-07-10) (track 2)
What’s Going On (1971-05-06) (track 4)