Distant Lover

~ Recording by Marvin Gaye

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.6 Distant Lover 4:17 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Tamla T329V1, T 329V1
1.15 Distant Lover 4:17 What's Going On / Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records
1.14 Distant Lover 4:17 Every Great Motown Hit of Marvin Gaye Marvin Gaye Motown Records 3746360582
1.6 Distant Lover 4:17 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records 31453-0055-2
1.6 Distant Lover 4:17 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records 314530885-2
1.9 Distant Lover 4:16 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Pegasus Entertainment (UK budget label) PEG CD 120
1.9 Distant Lover 4:17 A música do século, volume 13 Various Artists Editora Caras SEC-0013
1.4 Distant Lover 4:16 Body + Soul: Sweet Seduction Various Artists Time-Life Music m18515 314545937-2
1.6 Distant Lover 4:16 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records 440 014 757-2
1.6 Distant Lover 4:16 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records 044001475726
1.6 Distant Lover 4:17 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records, Tamla B0000935-36
1.6 Distant Lover 4:16 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records 064 021-2
1.6 Distant Lover 4:16 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records 440 064 021-2
1.6 Distant Lover 4:16 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records 064 021
2.3 Distant Lover 4:16 Classic Soul Ballads: Sweet Thing Various Artists Time-Life Music, Universal Music Special Markets 19980-2, B000346202
1.2 Distant Lover 4:15 Body and Soul: Soul Fantasy Various Artists Time-Life Music, Sony Music Custom Marketing Group 19254-2, A 93870
2.3 Distant Lover 4:16 Classic Soul Ballads: Sweet Thing Various Artists
1.11 Distant Lover 4:16 Gold Digging: As Sampled by Kanye West Various Artists Harmless HURTCD065
1.6 Distant Lover 4:17 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab MFSL 1-315
1.6 Distant Lover 4:15 Let’s Get It On Marvin Gaye Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab, Tamla UDSACD 2039
1.6 Distant Lover 4:16 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye Motown Records UICY-94039/40
1.1 Distant Lover 4:17 Kanye West: The Samples, Volume 3 Various Artists
2.2 Distant Lover 4:16 Marvin Is 60: A Tribute Album Various Artists
1.14 Distant Lover 4:18 Master Series: Marvin Gaye Marvin Gaye

Relationships

engineer: Cal Harris
Lawrence Miles
Steve Smith (US 70s/80s soul/funk engineer)
mixer: Cal Harris
producer: Marvin Gaye
recorded at: Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1970-11-03 – 1972-04-11)
Motown Studios - Hitsville West in Los Angeles, California, United States (1973-04-27 – 1973-07-20)
sampled by: Spaceship by Kanye West feat. GLC & Consequence
recording of: Distant Lover (1970-11-03 – 1973-04-27)

Distant Lover

composer: Gwen Fuqua (nee Gwen Gordy before 1961)
Marvin Gaye
writer: Sandra Greene
is the basis for: No Hook