Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 These Arms of Mine
3.65 2:32
2 Shake
3.5 2:40
3 Pain in My Heart
3.5 2:23
4 Change Gonna Come
4:15
5 I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now)
3 2:55
6 Respect
4 2:10
7 That's How Strong My Love Is
3 2:24
8 Try a Little Tenderness
4.35 3:48
9 Tell the Truth
3:10
10 I Can't Turn You Loose
2:42
11 Hard to Handle
4.5 2:20
12 Tramp (feat. Carla Thomas)
4.5 3:02
13 Look at That Girl
2:39
14 I've Got Dreams to Remember
3 3:15
15 (Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay
4.5 2:38

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (tracks 1, 3, 12)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
bass guitar:
Lewie Steinberg (tracks 1, 3)
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (tracks 3, 12)
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
Gene “Bowlegs” Miller (American trumpeter) (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
organ and piano:
Booker T. Jones (tracks 1, 3)
guitar:
Johnny Jenkins (track 1)
Steve Cropper (tracks 1, 3, 12)
Steve Cropper (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (track 12)
Booker T. Jones (track 12)
Isaac Hayes (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
Booker T. Jones (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
baritone saxophone:
Floyd Newman (tracks 1, 3)
Floyd Newman (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
tenor saxophone:
Joe Arnold (track 12)
Charles "Packy" Axton (tracks 1, 3)
Andrew Love (track 12)
Andrew Love (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
background vocals:
Carla Thomas (track 12)
Earl Sims (1965-07) (tracks 2, 6)
composer:
Naomi Neville (track 3)
Harry M. Woods (American 1920/30s songwriter) (track 8)
Sam Cooke (tracks 2, 4)
Steve Cropper (track 15)
Roosevelt Jamison (track 7)
Otis Redding (tracks 1, 6, 10, 15)
lyricist:
Naomi Neville (track 3)
James Campbell (British songwriter and music publisher) (track 8)
Reginald Connelly (track 8)
Sam Cooke (tracks 2, 4)
Steve Cropper (track 15)
Roosevelt Jamison (track 7)
Otis Redding (tracks 6, 10, 15)
other vocals [whistling]:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
performer:
Carla Thomas (track 12)
producer:
Jim Stewart (US producer, founder for Stax & Volt Records) (tracks 1–3, 6–8, 10)
Steve Cropper (tracks 2, 8, 10, 12, 15)
Otis Redding (tracks 8, 10)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (tracks 2, 6)
vocals:
Otis Redding (tracks 1, 3, 12)
Carla Thomas (track 12)
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
writer:
Lowell Fulson (track 12)
Alvertis Isbell (track 11)
Allen Jones (producer/songwriter/musician/engineer) (track 11)
Jimmy McCracklin (track 12)
Zelma Redding (track 14)
Joe Rock (US songwriter/band manager) (track 14)
Otis Redding (tracks 11, 14)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (1965) (track 5)
Otis Redding (1965) (track 5)
publisher:
ABKCO Music Ltd. (track 2)
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 4)
East (US publishing company affiliated with BMI) (track 5)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 1)
Kags Music Corp. (track 4)
Regent Music Corp. (track 1)
Time (US publishing entity affiliated with BMI) (track 5)
sampled by:
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 15)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 28) (track 15)
cover recording of:
Ruler of My Heart (track 3)
Tramp (track 12)
Shake (Sam Cooke song) (1965-07) (track 2)
later parody versions:
Guard Your Candle (track 11)
later translated versions:
Errespetua (track 6)
later versions:
Otis (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 11)
recording of:
Hard to Handle (track 11)
These Arms of Mine (track 1)
Respect (1965-07) (track 6)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 15)
referred to in medleys: