Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 (Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding 4.5 2:38
2 I've Never Found a Girl (To Love Me Like You Do)
Eddie Floyd 2:38
3 Hold on, I'm Coming
Sam & Dave 2:31
4 I Don't Want to Be With Nobody but You
Dorothy Moore 4:06
5 Gimme Some of Your Love
Frederick Knight 2:27
6 I Like What You're Doing to Me
Carla Thomas 2:53
7 Everybody Loves a Winner
William Bell 2:49
8 Born Under a Bad Sign
Albert King 3 2:47
9 Here I Am (Come and take Me)
Al Green 3:04
10 Respect Yourself
The Staple Singers 3:29
11 In the Midnight Hour
Wilson Pickett 2:26
12 When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
Sam & Dave 3:18
13 Private Number
Judy Clay & William Bell 2 2:40
14 L-O-V-E
Al Green 3:02
15 Mr. Pitiful
Otis Redding 2:08
16 Winding, Winding Road
Albert King 3:18
17 Going Down
Don Nix 5:34
18 Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven
Albert King 4:14
19 Ain't That a Lot of Love
Sam & Dave 2:40
20 Seesaw
Don Covay & The Goodtimers 2:46
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Respect
Aretha Franklin 3.7 2:24
2 Back for a Taste of Your Love
Syl Johnson 2:34
3 I Can't Stand the Rain
Ann Peebles 2:30
4 Take Me to the River
Al Green 3:46
5 You Don't Know What You Mean to Me
Sam & Dave 2:41
6 Love and Happiness
Al Green 4:31
7 Champagne and Wine
Otis Redding 2:58
8 Cheaper to Keep Her
Johnnie Taylor 3:19
9 I Got a Sure Thing
Ollie & The Nightingales 2:23
10 You Don't Know Like I Know
Sam & Dave 2:38
11 I've Been Loving You Too Long
Otis Redding 3:10
12 Green Onions
Booker T. & The MG’s 3.5 2:47
13 Non Stop to Midnight
Eddie Floyd 3:03
14 634-5789
Wilson Pickett 2:54
15 (Honey) You Make My Life
Aretha Franklin 4:12
16 I Can't Turn You Loose
Otis Redding 3:26
17 I Betcha Didn't Know That
Frederick Knight 3:33
18 Be for Real
Frederick Knight 3:33
19 I'll Take You There
The Staple Singers 4:07
20 Sha La La (Make Me Happy)
Al Green 2:54
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Let's Stay Together
Al Green 4:42
2 If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)
The Staple Singers 3:14
3 Sookie, Sookie
Steppenwolf 3:13
4 I Got the Will
Otis Redding 2:43
5 Your Good Thing (Is About to End)
Lou Rawls 2:49
6 You Got Me Hummin'
Sam & Dave 2:40
7 Come to Mama
Ann Peebles 2:54
8 Time Is Tight
Booker T. & The MG’s 3 3:17
9 Hard to Handle
Otis Redding 4.5 2:16
10 Shelter in Time of Storm
Luther Ingram 3:16
11 Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song)
Otis Redding 3:42
12 I'm Still in Love With You
Al Green 3:10
13 Wrap It Up
Sam & Dave 2:31
14 I'm Gonna Have to Tell Her
Homer Banks & Carl Hampton 4:16
15 99 Lbs.
Ann Peebles 2:17
16 Look What You Done for Me
Al Green 3:04
17 I've Been Lonely for So Long
Frederick Knight 3:14
18 I've Got to Love Somebody's Baby
Johnnie Taylor 3:00
19 I Didn't Take Your Man
Ann Peebles 4:00
20 Theme From Shaft
Isaac Hayes 5 3:14
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Call Me (Come Back Home)
Al Green 2:59
2 Soul Man
Sam & Dave 4 2:39
3 These Arms of Mine
Otis Redding 3.65 2:30
4 Touch a Hand (Make a Friend)
The Staple Singers 3:31
5 B-A-B-Y
Carla Thomas 2:49
6 Who's Making Love
Johnnie Taylor 2:46
7 Walking the Dog
Rufus Thomas 2:25
8 Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd 3:04
9 I've Got Dreams to Remember
Otis Redding 3:10
10 You Ought to Be With Me
Al Green 3:11
11 (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be Right
Luther Ingram 3:28
12 Gee Whiz
Carla Thomas 2:50
13 I Thank You
Sam & Dave 2:53
14 Tired of Being Alone
Al Green 2:48
15 Woman to Woman
Shirley Brown 3:47
16 Direct Me
Otis Redding 2:15
17 Lovin' on Borrowed Time
William Bell 3:20
18 Wholesale Love
Otis Redding 2:21
19 Respect
Otis Redding 4 2:05

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
membranophone:
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 8)
guitar:
Steve Cropper (track 8)
Albert King (well-known US blues guitarist & singer) (track 8)
Steve Cropper (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
Booker T. Jones (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
piano:
Isaac Hayes (track 8)
Booker T. Jones (track 8)
horn:
Joe Arnold (track 8)
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (track 8)
Andrew Love (track 8)
composer:
Isaac Hayes (track 12)
Booker T. Jones (track 8)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 12)
Steve Cropper (tracks 1, 15)
Otis Redding (tracks 1, 15)
lead vocals:
Albert King (well-known US blues guitarist & singer) (track 8)
lyricist:
William Bell (track 8)
Steve Cropper (tracks 1, 15)
Otis Redding (tracks 1, 15)
other vocals [whistling]:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
performer:
The Memphis Horns (track 8)
producer:
Jim Stewart (US producer, founder for Stax & Volt Records) (track 8)
Steve Cropper (track 1)
vocals:
Otis Redding (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
writer:
William Bell (track 13)
Isaac Hayes (track 3)
Booker T. Jones (track 13)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 3)
sampled by:
Eye Know by De La Soul (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 28) (track 1)
later translated versions:
Ordonne mais pardonne (Hold On, I’m Comin’) (track 3)
Wart doch, i chume (track 3)
recording of:
Mr. Pitiful (track 15)
Private Number (track 13)
Hold On, I’m Comin’ (1966) (track 3)
(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay (1967-11-22 – 1967-12-07) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Roger Hawkins (1967-02-14) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Tommy Cogbill (1967-02-14) (track 1)
cornet:
Melvin Lastie (1967-02-14) (track 1)
organ:
Spooner Oldham (1967-02-14) (track 1)
guitar:
Jimmy Johnson (Muscle Shoals rhythm section (guitar/producer)) (1967-02-14) (track 1)
piano:
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 1)
baritone saxophone:
Willie Bridges (1967-02-14) (track 1)
tenor saxophone:
Charles Chalmers (1967-02-14) (track 1)
King Curtis (saxophonist) (1967-02-14) (track 1)
arranger:
Arif Mardin (track 1)
Tom Dowd (track 1)
background vocals:
Carolyn Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 1)
Erma Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 1)
composer:
Roy Lee Johnson (US R&B singer and guitarist) (track 7)
Otis Redding (tracks 1, 7, 16)
conductor:
Tom Dowd (1967-02-14) (track 1)
lyricist:
Otis Redding (tracks 1, 16)
producer:
Jerry Wexler (track 1)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 1)
vocals:
Aretha Franklin (1967-02-14) (track 1)
writer:
Don Bryant (track 3)
Steve Cropper (tracks 5, 12)
Eddie Floyd (track 5)
Isaac Hayes (track 10)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 12)
Booker T. Jones (track 12)
Bernard Miller (track 3)
Ann Peebles (track 3)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 10)
Lewie Steinberg (track 12)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (1965) (track 11)
Otis Redding (1965) (track 11)
publisher:
East (US publishing company affiliated with BMI) (track 11)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 12)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 3)
Time (US publishing entity affiliated with BMI) (track 11)
Wildwood Music Ltd. (track 11)
recorded at:
Atlantic Studios (1841 Broadway, New York, 1957–1991) in Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1967-02-14) (track 1)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
That Girl by Maxi Priest feat. Shaggy (track 12)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 5) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 181) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Respect (1967-02-14) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Gemüsemann (track 12)
That Girl (track 12)
later translated versions:
Errespetua (track 1)
recording of:
Champagne (& Wine) (track 7)
Green Onions (instrumental) (track 12)

CD 3

composer:
Don Bryant (track 15)
Isaac Hayes (track 20)
lyricist:
Don Bryant (track 15)
Isaac Hayes (track 20)
writer:
Steve Cropper (track 11)
Alvertis Isbell (track 9)
Allen Jones (producer/songwriter/musician/engineer) (track 9)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (tracks 6, 13)
Otis Redding (tracks 9, 11)
Isaac Hayes (tracks 6, 13)
publisher:
Irving Music, Inc. (track 20)
edit of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Guard Your Candle (track 9)
later versions:
Otis (Eddy Mitchell song) (track 9)
recording of:
99 Pounds (track 15)
Hard to Handle (track 9)
Theme From Shaft (track 20)
Wrap It Up (track 13)
You Got Me Hummin' (track 6)

CD 4

drums (drum set):
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (track 3)
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1965-07) (track 19)
bass guitar:
Lewie Steinberg (track 3)
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1965-07) (track 19)
trumpet:
Wayne Jackson (trumpet/trombone (Memphis Horns/Mar-Keys)) (1965-07) (track 19)
Gene “Bowlegs” Miller (American trumpeter) (1965-07) (track 19)
membranophone:
Al Jackson, Jr. (Booker T & The MGs drummer) (1968) (track 6)
organ:
Booker T. Jones (1968) (track 6)
organ and piano:
Booker T. Jones (track 3)
guitar:
Steve Cropper (track 3)
Johnny Jenkins (track 3)
Steve Cropper (1965-07) (track 19)
Steve Cropper (1968) (track 6)
bass:
Donald “Duck” Dunn (1968) (track 6)
keyboard:
Isaac Hayes (1965-07) (track 19)
Booker T. Jones (1965-07) (track 19)
piano:
Isaac Hayes (1968) (track 6)
Allen Jones (producer/songwriter/musician/engineer) (1968) (track 6)
baritone saxophone:
Floyd Newman (track 3)
Floyd Newman (1965-07) (track 19)
tenor saxophone:
Andrew Love (1965-07) (track 19)
background vocals:
Earl Sims (1965-07) (track 19)
Booker T. Jones (1968) (track 6)
composer:
Homer Banks (track 11)
Al Green (track 14)
Otis Redding (tracks 3, 19)
Carl Hampton (track 11)
Raymond Jackson (songwriter, guitarist and producer) (track 11)
instruments:
Booker T. & The MG’s (1967) (track 2)
The Mar‐Keys Horns (1967) (track 2)
lead vocals:
Sam Moore (singer) (1967) (track 2)
David Prater (Soul artist) (1967) (track 2)
Johnnie Taylor (1968) (track 6)
lyricist:
Homer Banks (track 11)
Al Green (track 14)
Otis Redding (track 19)
Carl Hampton (track 11)
Raymond Jackson (songwriter, guitarist and producer) (track 11)
producer:
Jim Stewart (US producer, founder for Stax & Volt Records) (tracks 3, 19)
recording engineer:
Tom Dowd (track 19)
vocals:
Eddie Floyd (track 8)
Otis Redding (track 3)
writer:
Homer Banks (track 6)
James Banks (track 15)
Steve Cropper (track 8)
Bettye Crutcher (track 6)
Don Davis (Detroit based producer and label owner) (track 6)
Eddie Floyd (track 8)
Isaac Hayes (tracks 5, 13)
Eddie Marion (track 15)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (tracks 5, 13)
Otis Redding (track 9)
Zelma Redding (track 9)
Joe Rock (US songwriter/band manager) (track 9)
Henderson Thigpen (track 15)
Raymond Jackson (songwriter, guitarist and producer) (track 6)
Isaac Hayes (1967) (track 2)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (1967) (track 2)
publisher:
Cotillion Music Inc. (BMI) (track 13)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 2)
East Memphis Music (track 8)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 15)
Irving Music, Inc. (tracks 3, 13–14)
Regent Music Corp. (track 3)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 5)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 13)
Walden Music, Inc. (track 13)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 458) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Wanna Be Happy? (track 14)
later parody versions:
Lowell Man (track 2)
Old Man (track 2)
later translated versions:
Errespetua (track 19)
Ta i trä (track 8)
later versions:
recording of:
B-A-B-Y (track 5)
I Thank You (track 13)
Knock on Wood (track 8)
These Arms of Mine (track 3)
Woman to Woman (track 15)
Respect (1965-07) (track 19)
Soul Man (1967) (track 2)
Who's Making Love? (1968) (track 6)
translated version of:
Lawman (執法者) (track 2)