Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Beautiful Morning The Rascals 5 2:34
2 Spooky Classics IV 5 2:51
3 Light My Fire José Feliciano 3.35 3:31
4 The Look of Love Sérgio Mendes & Brasil ’66 2:42
5 Like to Get to Know You Spanky & Our Gang 3:12
6 Classical Gas Mason Williams 4 3:05
7 Angel of the Morning Merrilee Rush and The Turnabouts 3:12
8 I Wish It Would Rain The Temptations 2:48
9 Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 4.5 2:16
10 Do You Know the Way to San Jose Dionne Warwick 2:55
11 Honey Bobby Goldsboro 4 4:00
12 Hooked on a Feeling B.J. Thomas 5 2:48
13 Stoned Soul Picnic The 5th Dimension 3:26
14 Goin' Out of My Head / Can't Take My Eyes Off You The Lettermen 3:06
15 Grazing in the Grass Hugh Masekela 2:37
16 Turn Around, Look at Me The Vogues 2:46
17 Wichita Lineman Glen Campbell 3.75 3:02
18 (Theme From) Valley of the Dolls Dionne Warwick 3:34
19 Dream a Little Dream of Me Cass Elliot 3:14
20 Abraham, Martin and John Dion 3:19
21 I Heard It Through the Grapevine Marvin Gaye 4 3:16
22 (Sittin' on) the Dock of the Bay Otis Redding 4.4 2:40

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
Chuck Carter (drums) (1968-03-14) (track 15)
bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (US bass guitarist, session musician, record producer & songwriter) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
Hugh Masekela (1968-03-14) (track 15)
strings arranger:
George Tipton (track 3)
membranophone:
Hal Blaine (track 13)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
guitar:
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
bass:
Joe Osborn (track 13)
double bass:
Henry Franklin (American jazz double-bassist) (1968-03-14) (track 15)
percussion:
Hal Blaine (track 13)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1968-03-14) (track 15)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
piano:
William Henderson (jazz pianist) (1968-03-14) (track 15)
tenor saxophone:
Al Abreu (1968-03-14) (track 15)
arranger:
Dick Holler (track 20)
Dave Grusin (track 4)
Arif Mardin (track 1)
background vocals:
Nickolas Ashford (1967) (track 9)
Valerie Simpson (1967) (track 9)
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
composer:
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of “Suspicious Minds”) (track 12)
Laura Nyro (track 13)
Bobby Russell (track 11)
Chip Taylor (US singer/songwriter) (track 7)
Burt Bacharach (track 4)
Jerry Capehart (track 16)
Harry Middlebrooks (track 2)
Philemon Hou (track 15)
André Previn (pianist, conductor, composer, arranger) (track 18)
Dory Previn (track 18)
Mike Shapiro (saxophonist, composer of Spooky) (track 2)
Mason Williams (US classical guitarist, composer, writer, comedian & poet) (track 6)
Fabian André (1931) (track 19)
Wilbur Schwandt (1931) (track 19)
Barrett Strong (1967) (track 8)
Norman Whitfield (1967) (track 8)
Burt Bacharach (1968) (track 10)
Dick Holler (1968) (track 20)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (1968) (track 17)
engineer:
Bones Howe (track 13)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967) (track 9)
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1967) (track 9)
Tammi Terrell (1967) (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
lyricist:
Buddy Buie (track 2)
J. R. Cobb (track 2)
Hal David (track 4)
Dick Holler (track 20)
Mark James (Francis Rodney Zambon, composer of “Suspicious Minds”) (track 12)
Laura Nyro (track 13)
Bobby Russell (track 11)
Chip Taylor (US singer/songwriter) (track 7)
Jimmy Webb (US songwriter, composer, producer, pianist & singer) (track 17)
Gus Kahn (1931) (track 19)
Roger Penzabene (1967) (track 8)
Hal David (1968) (track 10)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
performer:
Billy Davis, Jr. (track 13)
Florence LaRue (track 13)
Marilyn McCoo (track 13)
LaMont McLemore (track 13)
Ron Townson (track 13)
Bruce Langhorne (1968-03-14) (track 15)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 19)
Jerry Bruckheimer (track 22)
Rick Jarrard (track 3)
Stewart Levine (track 15)
The Rascals (US soul & rock group, formerly known as The Young Rascals) (track 1)
Don Simpson (American film producer, screenwriter, and actor) (track 22)
Buddy Buie (track 2)
Steve Cropper (track 22)
Norman Whitfield (track 21)
sound engineer:
Bones Howe (track 13)
vocals:
Dionne Warwick (track 10)
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
whistling:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 9)
Eddie Brigati (track 1)
Felix Cavaliere (American singer, songwriter, record producer, and musician) (track 1)
Steve Cropper (track 22)
John Densmore (track 3)
Robby Krieger (American guitarist, member of The Doors) (track 3)
Ray Manzarek (track 3)
Jim Morrison (lead vocalist of the Doors) (track 3)
Otis Redding (track 22)
Valerie Simpson (track 9)
Barrett Strong (track 21)
Norman Whitfield (track 21)
phonographic copyright by:
Scepter (a/k/a Scepter Records) (1968) (track 12)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1968) (track 9)
Capitol Records Nashville (2016) (track 17)
publisher:
Bike Music (track 2)
EMI Blackwood (track 7)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 19, 21)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 7)
Essex Music, Inc. (track 19)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 22)
JAC Music Co., Inc. (track 10)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 9, 21)
One Less Car Music (track 19)
Regent Music (BMI) (track 20)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 2)
Tuna Fish Music (track 13)
Unichappell Music (track 7)
Words & Music, Inc. (US work publisher) (track 19)
Yamaha Music EH(CM) (track 22)
Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 22)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (1967 –) (track 9)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967) (track 9)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
edits:
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 21)
sampled by:
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 22)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 26) (order: 26) (track 22)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 80) (order: 79) (track 21)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 192) (order: 191) (track 17)
cover recording of:
Honey (track 11)
Stoned Soul Picnic (track 13)
The Look of Love (track 4)
Light My Fire (1968-01-06) (track 3)
Grazing in the Grass (instrumental) (1968-03-14) (track 15)
is based on:
Spooky (track 2)
is the basis for:
Elizabete (track 3)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 21)
Dál jen vejdi (track 7)
Hän (track 11)
Just nu, just här (track 4)
Les Yeux ouverts (French version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 19)
Nostalgia (Italian version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 19)
Sag es mir in deinem Traum (German version of "Dream a Little Dream of Me") (track 19)
Sueño en gris (track 19)
later versions:
Grazing in the Grass (vocal version) (track 15)
recording of:
Classical Gas (track 6)
Hooked on a Feeling (track 12)
Spooky (track 2)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 21)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 22)
Wichita Lineman (1968) (track 17)
referred to in medleys:
Sean Connery’s Greatest Hits (order: 1) (track 22)
Hitler Was a Vegetarian (order: 4) (track 3)

Release Group

part of:AM Gold (Time-Life Music) (number: 4) (order: 4)