Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Money (That's What I Want)
Barrett Strong 2:39
2 Shop Around
The Miracles 2:51
3 Please Mr. Postman
The Marvelettes 2:31
4 Do You Love Me?
The Contours 5 2:55
5 You Beat Me to the Punch
Mary Wells 2:46
6 Fingertips, Part 2
Stevie Wonder 5 3:13
7 (Love Is Like a) Heat Wave
Martha and The Vandellas 3 2:46
8 My Guy
Mary Wells 4.5 2:54
9 Where Did Our Love Go
The Supremes 5 2:32
10 Dancing in the Street
Martha and The Vandellas 3.5 2:40
11 How Sweet It Is (to Be Loved by You)
Marvin Gaye 3:01
12 My Girl
The Temptations 4.75 2:58
13 Shotgun
Jr. Walker & The All Stars 3:07
14 Stop! In the Name of Love
The Supremes 2:56
15 I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
Four Tops 3.5 2:46
16 Tracks of My Tears
The Miracles 2:58
17 Uptight
Stevie Wonder 5 2:55
18 Going to a Go-Go
The Miracles 4 2:48
19 Ain't Too Proud to Beg
The Temptations 5 2:34
20 What Becomes of the Brokenhearted
Jimmy Ruffin 2:59
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 You Can't Hurry Love
The Supremes 5 2:48
2 Reach Out I'll Be There
Four Tops 4 3:03
3 Jimmy Mack
Martha and The Vandellas 2:55
4 Your Precious Love
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 3:06
5 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Gladys Knight & The Pips 2:48
6 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Marvin Gaye 3.5 3:17
7 My Whole World Ended
David Ruffin 3:31
8 I Can't Get Next to You
The Temptations 3 2:54
9 I Want You Back
The Jackson 5 4.35 3:02
10 Someday We'll Be Together
Diana Ross & The Supremes 3:35
11 Up the Ladder to the Roof
The Supremes 3:14
12 Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today)
The Temptations 4:07
13 Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours
Stevie Wonder 5 2:41
14 It's a Shame
The Spinners 3:10
15 War
Edwin Starr 4.35 3:22
16 The Tears of a Clown
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 4.25 3:03
17 What's Going On
Marvin Gaye 4.2 3:54
18 Smiling Faces Sometimes
The Undisputed Truth 3:19
19 Papa Was a Rollin' Stone
The Temptations 3 7:01
20 Neither One of Us
Gladys Knight & The Pips 4:21

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Russell Conway (trumpet player) (1964) (track 8)
Herbert Williams (trumpet player) (1964) (track 8)
strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1965) (track 15)
drums:
Benny Benjamin (track 1)
Benny Benjamin (1961-04) (track 3)
Marvin Gaye (1961-04) (track 3)
Marvin Gaye (1962-06-01) (track 6)
Benny Benjamin (1964) (track 8)
Benny Benjamin (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
tambourine:
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1964) (track 8)
guitar:
Marvin Tarplin (1960) (track 2)
Huey Davis (guitarist) (1962) (track 4)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964) (track 8)
Eddie Willis (1964) (track 8)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (1962-06-01) (track 6)
bass:
James Jamerson (1961-04) (track 3)
James Jamerson (1962-06-01) (track 6)
Larry Moses (bass player) (1962-06-01) (track 6)
James Jamerson (1964) (track 8)
James Jamerson (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
vibraphone:
Dave Hamilton (1964) (track 8)
percussion:
Eddie "Bongo" Brown (1961-04) (track 3)
foot percussion [Footstomps]:
Mike Valvano (1964-04-08) (track 9)
bongos:
Stevie Wonder (1962-06-01) (track 6)
piano:
Barrett Strong (track 1)
Richard 'Popcorn' Wylie (1961-04) (track 3)
Johnny Griffith (1964) (track 8)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1964) (track 8)
Paul Riser (1964) (track 8)
arranger:
Clarence Paul (track 6)
background vocals:
Warren “Pete” Moore (1960) (track 2)
Claudette Rogers Robinson (1960) (track 2)
Bobby Rogers (1960) (track 2)
Ronnie White (1960) (track 2)
Katherine Anderson (1961-04) (track 3)
Wyanetta "Juanita" Cowart (1961-04) (track 3)
Gladys Horton (1961-04) (track 3)
Wanda Young (1961-04) (track 3)
Georgeanna Tillman (1961-04) (track 3)
Joe Billingslea (1962) (track 4)
Billy Hoggs (1962) (track 4)
Hubert Johnson (singer) (1962) (track 4)
Sylvester Potts (1962) (track 4)
The Andantes (1964) (track 8)
Marlene Barrow (1964) (track 8)
Louvain Demps (1964) (track 8)
Jackie Hicks (1964) (track 8)
Florence Ballard (1964-04-08) (track 9)
Mary Wilson (1964-04-08) (track 9)
Eddie Kendricks (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
The Andantes (1965) (track 15)
Marlene Barrow (1965) (track 15)
Renaldo Benson (1965) (track 15)
Louvain Demps (1965) (track 15)
Abdul Fakir (1965) (track 15)
Jackie Hicks (1965) (track 15)
Lawrence Payton (1965) (track 15)
The Andantes (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 14)
Florence Ballard (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 14)
Mary Wilson (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 14)
Melvin Franklin (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)
Eddie Kendricks (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (tracks 7, 9, 11, 14–15)
Berry Gordy (track 4)
Sylvia Moy (track 17)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 8, 12)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 10)
Ronald White (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 19)
Stevie Wonder (track 17)
Henry Cosby (track 17)
Marvin Gaye (track 10)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 7, 9, 11, 14–15)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 10)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1960) (track 2)
The Funk Brothers (1961-04) (track 3)
The Funk Brothers (1962) (track 4)
The Funk Brothers (1964) (track 8)
The Funk Brothers (1964-04-08) (track 9)
The Funk Brothers (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
The Funk Brothers (1965) (track 15)
The Funk Brothers (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 14)
The Funk Brothers (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)
lead vocals:
Smokey Robinson (1960) (track 2)
Gladys Horton (1961-04) (track 3)
Billy Gordon (1962) (track 4)
Billy Hoggs (1962) (track 4)
Stevie Wonder (1962-06-01) (track 6)
Mary Wells (1964) (track 8)
Diana Ross (1964-04-08) (track 9)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
Levi Stubbs (1965) (track 15)
Stevie Wonder (1965) (track 17)
Diana Ross (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 14)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)
lyricist:
Lamont Dozier (track 15)
Berry Gordy (track 4)
Sylvia Moy (track 17)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 8, 12)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 10)
Norman Whitfield (track 19)
Stevie Wonder (track 17)
Henry Cosby (track 17)
Marvin Gaye (track 10)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 15)
Edward Holland, Jr. (tracks 7, 9, 11, 14–15, 19)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 10)
performer:
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (tracks 9, 14–15)
Berry Gordy (tracks 1, 6)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (tracks 10, 17)
Norman Whitfield (track 19)
Henry Cosby (track 17)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 9, 14–15)
writer:
Robert Bateman (track 3)
Janie Bradford (track 1)
James Dean (US soul songwriter) (track 20)
Georgia Dobbins (track 3)
William Garrett (track 3)
Berry Gordy (tracks 1–2)
Freddie Gorman (track 3)
Warren “Pete” Moore (tracks 16, 18)
Clarence Paul (track 6)
Paul Riser (track 20)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 2, 5, 16, 18)
Bobby Rogers (track 18)
Marvin Tarplin (tracks 16, 18)
Ronald White (track 5)
Henry Cosby (track 6)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 3)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 10, 10)
Jobete Music (track 19)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 7, 16)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 1, 3)
Stone Agate Music Division (tracks 1, 3, 11)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1960) (track 2)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1961-04) (track 3)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1962) (track 4)
Regal Theater in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1962-06-01) (track 6)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964) (track 8)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-04-08) (track 9)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1965) (track 15)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 14)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)
mash-ups:
Uptight Swoon by G3RSt (track 17)
music videos:
part of:
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
Bo cartero (track 3)
later translated versions:
Baila por ahí (track 10)
Gheat si des? (track 15)
Gib mir Liebe (Money (That’s What I Want)) (track 1)
Hei postimies (track 3)
Les Coups (track 17)
later versions:
Pas de chance (track 1)
Shop Around (Captain & Tennille version) (track 2)
live partial recording of:
Fingertips (1962-06-01) (track 6)
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 12)
recording of:
Going to a Go-Go (track 18)
Shop Around (1960) (track 2)
Please Mr. Postman (1961-04) (track 3)
Do You Love Me (1962) (track 4)
My Guy (1964) (track 8)
Where Did Our Love Go (1964-04-08) (track 9)
My Girl (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 12)
Stop! In the Name of Love (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 14)
Ain’t Too Proud to Beg (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 19)

CD 2

bass guitar:
Wilton Felder (1969-07) (track 9)
drums:
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
Johnny Jackson (1969-07) (track 9)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
guitar:
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (track 10)
Marvin Tarplin (1966-09-26) (track 16)
Tito Jackson (1969-07) (track 9)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Louis Shelton (1969-07) (track 9)
percussion:
Marlon Jackson (1969-07) (track 9)
percussion [box drum]:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 17)
keyboard:
Ronnie Rancifer (1969-07) (track 9)
piano:
Ronnie Rancifer (1969-07) (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 17)
arranger:
Wade Marcus (track 10)
Paul Riser (track 13)
David Van dePitte (track 11)
background vocals:
Florence Ballard (track 1)
Julia Waters (track 10)
Maxine Waters (track 10)
Mary Wilson (track 1)
The Andantes (1966) (track 2)
Marlene Barrow (1966) (track 2)
Renaldo Benson (1966) (track 2)
Louvain Demps (1966) (track 2)
Abdul Fakir (1966) (track 2)
Jackie Hicks (1966) (track 2)
Lawrence Payton (1966) (track 2)
Warren “Pete” Moore (1966-09-26) (track 16)
Claudette Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 16)
Bobby Rogers (1966-09-26) (track 16)
Ronald White (1966-09-26) (track 16)
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
Tito Jackson (1969-07) (track 9)
Jermaine Jackson (soul/pop singer, of Jackson 5) (1969-07) (track 9)
Marlon Jackson (1969-07) (track 9)
Lem Barney (1971-05-06) (track 17)
Mel Farr (1971-05-06) (track 17)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 17)
composer:
Jackey Beavers (track 10)
Johnny Bristol (track 10)
Henry Cosby (track 16)
Vincent DiMirco (track 11)
Lamont Dozier (tracks 1–3)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 1–3)
Barrett Strong (track 15)
Norman Whitfield (track 15)
Frank Wilson (track 11)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 14, 16)
Lee Garrett (track 14)
Smokey Robinson (track 16)
Syreeta (track 14)
conductor:
David Van dePitte (1971-05-06) (track 17)
engineer:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
guest vocals:
Johnny Bristol (track 10)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966) (tracks 1–2)
The Funk Brothers (1966-09-26) (track 16)
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
The Funk Brothers (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1971-05-06) (track 17)
The Funk Brothers (1971-05-06) (track 17)
lead vocals:
Diana Ross (track 1)
Jean Terrell (track 11)
Levi Stubbs (1966) (track 2)
Smokey Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 16)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (1969-07) (track 9)
Stevie Wonder (1970) (track 13)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 17)
lyricist:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Barrett Strong (tracks 8, 15)
Norman Whitfield (track 8)
Stevie Wonder (track 14)
Harvey Fuqua (track 10)
Lee Garrett (track 14)
Edward Holland, Jr. (tracks 1–3)
Smokey Robinson (track 16)
Syreeta (track 14)
mixer:
Lawrence Miles (track 17)
Lawrence Miles (1971-05-06) (track 17)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
performer:
Edwin Starr (track 15)
producer:
Johnny Bristol (track 10)
Lamont Dozier (tracks 1–2)
Marvin Gaye (track 17)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 1–2)
Norman Whitfield (track 6)
Frank Wilson (track 11)
Stevie Wonder (track 13)
vocals:
Tammi Terrell (track 4)
Dennis Edwards (US soul & R'n'B singer) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
Melvin Franklin (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
Eddie Kendricks (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
Jackie Jackson (member of the Jackson 5) (1969-07) (track 9)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 4)
Renaldo Benson (track 17)
Arthur Brooks (track 4)
Richard Brooks (track 4)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (track 4)
Al Cleveland (track 17)
Marvin Gaye (track 17)
Berry Gordy (track 9)
Lula Mae Hardaway (track 13)
Deke Richards (track 9)
Fonce Mizell (track 9)
Freddie Perren (track 9)
Valerie Simpson (track 4)
Barrett Strong (tracks 5–6, 19)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 5–6, 19)
Stevie Wonder (track 13)
Lee Garrett (track 13)
Syreeta (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Motown Records (2015) (track 1)
Motown Records (2017) (track 1)
publisher:
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 2, 9, 17)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966) (track 2)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-09-26) (track 16)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-05-06) (track 17)
compiled in:
mash-ups:
I Want You Back by Girl Talk (track 9)
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 6)
Purple War by Go Home Productions (2015) (track 15)
music videos:
remixes:
Pokémon by Neil Cicierega (track 9)
sampled by:
Izzo (H.O.V.A.) by Jay‐Z (track 9)
My Baby by Lil Romeo (track 9)
part of:
cover recording of:
War (track 15)
is the basis for:
It's a Shame (Mt. Airy Groove) (song from Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five) (track 14)
It's a Shame (My Sister) (Monie Love song) (track 14)
later translated versions:
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (tracks 5–6)
Es mejor (track 2)
Ig ghöre's hindedüre (tracks 5–6)
J’attendrai (Mais si un jour tu te retrouves toute seule…) (track 2)
Vine (track 2)
later versions:
recording of:
It's a Shame (The Spinners' song) (track 14)
Jimmy Mack (track 3)
Your Precious Love (track 4)
Reach Out, I’ll Be There (1966) (track 2)
You Can’t Hurry Love (1966-06 – 1966-07) (track 1)
The Tears of a Clown (1966-09-26) (track 16)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 6)
I Can't Get Next to You (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 8)
I Want You Back (The Jackson 5 song) (1969-07) (track 9)
What’s Going On (1971-05-06) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 3)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 3)

Release

ASIN: US: B00004WJHT [info]