Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Can't Get Next to You
Al Green 4.5 3:48
2 Tired of Being Alone
Al Green 4.65 2:52
3 Look What You Done for Me
Al Green 4.5 3:07
4 Let's Stay Together
Al Green 4.75 3:17
5 I'm Still in Love With You
Al Green 2:42
6 You Ought to Be With Me
Al Green 2 3:20
7 Call Me (Come Back Home)
Al Green 5 3:06
8 Here I Am (Come and Take Me)
Al Green 5 4:18
9 Livin' for You
Al Green 3:12
10 Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
Al Green 5 3:01
11 Let's Get Married
Al Green 5:23
12 Oh Me, Oh My (Dreams in My Arms)
Al Green 2:48
13 Full of Fire
Al Green 5:16
14 Keep Me Cryin'
Al Green 3:08
15 L-O-V-E (Love)
Al Green 3:06
16 Love Is a Beautiful Thing
Al Green 5:01
17 The Message Is Love
Al Green feat. Arthur Baker & The Backbeat Disciples 6:22
Medium 2
# Title Rating Length
1 My Girl
2:55
2 What Am I Gonna Do With Myself
2:26
3 Light My Fire
3 3:56
4 I've Never Found a Girl
3:39
5 How Can You Mend a Broken Heart?
3.5 6:20
6 What a Wonderful Thing Love Is
3:37
7 Judy
2:42
8 Love and Happiness
5:02
9 I'm Hooked on You
3:20
10 Take Me to the River
3:45
11 I Wish You Were Here
3:20
12 Have a Good Time
3:39
13 Let It Shine
3:15
14 Could I Be the One
4:08
15 I Tried to Tell Myself
3:28
16 Belle
4:52
17 Lean on Me
2:11
18 Simply Beautiful
4:13

Credits

Medium 1

electric bass guitar:
Leroy Hodges (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
strings arranger:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (tracks 3, 6, 8)
Charles Chalmers (tracks 3, 6, 8)
drums:
Howard Grimes (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
organ and piano:
Charles Hodges (Soul Organist) (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
saxophone:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (track 4)
piano:
Archie Turner (tracks 6, 8)
baritone saxophone:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (tracks 3, 6, 8)
tenor saxophone:
Ed Logan (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
Andrew Love (tracks 3, 6, 8)
trombone:
Jack Hale (trombone) (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
guitars:
Mabon Lewis Hodges (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
background vocals:
Charles Chalmers (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
Donna Rhodes (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
Sandra Rhodes (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
composer:
Al Green (tracks 2–4, 6, 8)
Mabon Lewis Hodges (track 8)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 3–4, 6)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 3–4, 6)
engineer:
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 3, 6, 8)
lyricist:
Al Green (tracks 3–4, 8)
Mabon Lewis Hodges (track 8)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 3–4)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 3–4)
Barrett Strong (track 1)
Norman Whitfield (track 1)
performer:
Al Green (track 8)
producer:
Al Green (tracks 3, 6, 8)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (tracks 3–4, 6, 8)
vocals:
Al Green (track 4)
writer:
Al Green (track 13)
Mabon Lewis Hodges (track 13)
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Cream Records (70s Los Angeles) (1971) (track 4)
HI Records Inc. (1971) (track 4)
publisher:
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 2, 4)
recorded at:
Royal Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (tracks 1–3, 6–8)
sampled by:
260 by Ghostface Killah feat. Raekwon (track 6)
is the basis for:
Wanna Be Happy? (track 2)
recording of:
Full of Fire (track 13)

Medium 2

electric bass guitar:
Leroy Hodges (track 5)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (track 5)
drums:
Howard Grimes (track 5)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 5)
organ and piano:
Charles Hodges (Soul Organist) (track 5)
saxophone:
James Mitchell (US saxophonist/arranger) (track 5)
tenor saxophone:
Ed Logan (track 5)
trombone:
Jack Hale (trombone) (track 5)
guitars:
Mabon Hodges (track 5)
background vocals:
Charles Chalmers (track 5)
Donna Rhodes (track 5)
Sandra Rhodes (track 5)
composer:
Smokey Robinson (track 1)
Ronald White (track 1)
lyricist:
Smokey Robinson (track 1)
producer:
Willie Mitchell (US soul/R&B & funk producer, trumpeter & singer) (track 5)
writer:
John Densmore (track 3)
Barry Gibb (track 5)
Robin Gibb (track 5)
Al Green (track 10)
Mabon Hodges (track 10)
Robby Krieger (American guitarist, member of The Doors) (track 3)
Ray Manzarek (track 3)
Jim Morrison (lead vocalist of the Doors) (track 3)
recorded at:
sampled by:
Wanna Test by Lootpack feat. Medaphoar (track 11)
cover recording of:
Light My Fire (track 3)
My Girl (track 1)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 1)
part of:
Superstar (track 3)
recording of: