Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 These Boots Are Made for Walkin'
Nancy Sinatra 4 2:45
2 Stop Stop Stop
The Hollies 2:51
3 Ain't Too Proud to Beg
The Temptations 5 2:35
4 Double Shot (Of My Baby's Love)
The Swingin’ Medallions 2:21
5 I'm Your Puppet
James & Bobby Purify 3:02
6 What Becomes of the Brokenhearted
Jimmy Ruffin 3:01
7 Lil' Red Riding Hood
Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs 2:42
8 Working in the Coal Mine
Lee Dorsey 2:49
9 Little Girl
The Syndicate of Sound 2:29
10 This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You)
The Isley Brothers 2:54
11 You Didn't Have to Be So Nice
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:27
12 Five O'Clock World
The Vogues 2:09
13 Just Like Me
Paul Revere and The Raiders 2:24
14 (You're My) Soul and Inspiration
The Righteous Brothers 3:03
15 Don't Mess With Bill
The Marvelettes 2:52
16 634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.)
Wilson Pickett 2:56
17 A Well Respected Man
The Kinks 5 2:43
18 Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)
Cher 2:46
19 Red Rubber Ball
The Cyrkle 2:21
20 Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd 3:05
21 Barefootin'
Robert Parker 2:37
22 Sweet Talkin' Guy
The Chiffons 2:25

Credits

CD 1

additional writer:
Charles Harmon (track 18)
Shaffer Smith (track 18)
arranger:
Billy Strange (track 1)
background vocals:
Melvin Franklin (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)
Eddie Kendricks (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)
composer:
Ronald Blackwell (track 7)
Sonny Bono (track 18)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 17)
Lamont Dozier (track 10)
Lee Hazlewood (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 10)
Sylvia Moy (track 10)
Spooner Oldham (track 5)
Dan Penn (track 5)
Don Baskin (track 9)
Bob Gonzalez (track 9)
Norman Whitfield (track 3)
conductor:
Billy Strange (track 1)
engineer:
Eddie Brackett (track 1)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)
lead vocals:
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)
lyricist:
Ronald Blackwell (track 7)
Sonny Bono (track 18)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 17)
Lee Hazlewood (track 1)
Don Baskin (track 9)
Bob Gonzalez (track 9)
Edward Holland, Jr. (tracks 3, 10)
Norman Whitfield (track 3)
performer:
Indigo Girls (track 1)
producer:
Lee Hazlewood (track 1)
Norman Whitfield (track 3)
writer:
Steve Boone (track 11)
Steve Cropper (track 20)
James Dean (US soul songwriter) (track 6)
Eddie Floyd (track 20)
Paul Riser (track 6)
John Sebastian (track 11)
publisher:
East Memphis Music (track 20)
Jobete Music (track 3)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)
cover recording of:
I'm Your Puppet (track 5)
is the basis for:
Bang Bang (track 18)
Shot You Down (track 18)
later parody versions:
These Boots (Megadeth version) (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Astuva humppa (track 1)
Bengt bangt (track 18)
later translated versions:
Bang Bang (Japanese version) (track 18)
Bang‐bang (track 18)
Een respectabel man (track 17)
Saappaat (track 1)
Ta i trä (track 20)
憎いあなた (track 1)
later versions:
Ulven Peter (track 7)
recording of:
Knock on Wood (track 20)
Little Girl (track 9)
Ain’t Too Proud to Beg (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 3)

Release Group

part of: Classic Rock (Time-Life Music) (number: 13)