Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.4 Shop Around 2:51 Hi… We’re The Miracles The Miracles Tamla TM-220
1.11 Shop Around 2:47 Motown Anniversary Collection (disc 3) Various Artists Motown Records SED-10214
1.1 Shop Around 2:46 The Good-Feeling Music of the Big Chill Generation, Volume 1 Various Artists Motown Records MOTD5375
1.1 Shop Around 2:46 16 #1 Hits From the Early 60’s Various Artists Motown Records 3746352482
1.1 Shop Around 2:46 Introduction to the Motown Elite 9000 Series Various Artists Motown Records MCD00900MD
1.10 Shop Around 2:47 The Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1961 Various Artists Time-Life Music 2RNR-04
1.5 Shop Around ?:?? 16 Original Superhits of the 60's: Reach Out I'll Be There Various Artists Duchesse 152002
1.5 Shop Around 2:47 Anthology Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Motown Records MOTD200793
1.13 Shop Around 2:45 The Tracks of My Tears: The Best Of Smokey Robinson Dino Entertainment
1.2 Shop Around 2:46 Every Great Motown Song: The First 25 Years, Volumes I & II Various Artists
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 Hitsville USA: The Motown Singles Collection 1959-1971 Various Artists Motown Records 374636312, 3746363122
1.18 Shop Around 2:48 Solid Gold Soul 1961 Various Artists Time-Life Music R838-19
1.1 Shop Around 2:47 Motown Legends, Volume 1 Various Artists PolyGram Special Markets 314 520 282‐2
1.2 Shop Around 2:50 Magic Soul Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 535602-2
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 The Complete Motown Anthology Various Artists MEI Digital
1.2 Shop Around 2:44 Motown 40 Forever Various Artists Motown Records 314530849-2
1.28 Shop Around 2:52 The Golden Age of American Rock 'n' Roll, Volume 7 Various Artists Ace (UK, started in 1978) CDCHD 700
1.2 Shop Around 2:49 The Motown Story Various Artists Motown Records 530 891-2
1.3 Shop Around (album version) 2:50 The Ultimate Collection Smokey Robinson and The Miracles Motown Records MOTD 0857
1.3 Shop Around 2:49 The Ultimate Collection Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Motown Records 530 857-2
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Motown Records
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Motown Records 012 153 398-2
1.12 Shop Around 2:45 The Rock 'n' Roll Era: Last Dance Various Artists Time-Life Music M183-23
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 Motown: The Classic Years Various Artists UTV Records
2.18 Shop Around 2:51 Respect: The Soundtrack to The Soul Generation Various Artists Universal (plain logo: "Universal") 524 863 2
1.3 Shop Around 2:50 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Motown 1960s, Volume 1 Various Artists Motown Records
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 Tamla Motown Gold: The Sound of Young America Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) CD Set No. 016301-2, CD One 016302-2, CD Two 016303-2, CD Three 016304-2
4.1 Shop Around 2:47 The Ultimate Jukebox Hits of the 60s Various Artists Collectables (US reissue label) COL-CD-0123
1.3 Shop Around 2:51 Best Selection of Motown 1960s Various Artists
1.4 Shop Around 2:50 Motown Dance Party!, Volume 1 Various Artists Universal Special Products USP 84445
1.6 Shop Around 2:52 Ooo Baby Baby: The Anthology Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Motown Records 440 064 481-2
1.11 Shop Around 2:49 Casey Kasem Presents America's Top Ten - 1960s - Motown's Greatest Hits Various Artists TSP-71895
2.13 Shop Around 2:49 John Lennon's Jukebox Various Artists Virgin (worldwide imprint of Virgin Records Ltd. and its subsidiaries) VTDCD 608
2.6 Shop Around 2:48 Classic Love Songs of Rock ’n’ Roll, Volume Two Various Artists Time-Life Music TL CSS/02
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 Motown Classics: Gold Various Artists Motown Records B0003120-02
1.9 Shop Around 2:48 My World: The Definitive Collection Smokey Robinson Motown Records B0004130-02
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 Motown Classics: Gold Various Artists Motown Records 0602498632260
1.1 Shop Around 2:49 60's Gold Various Artists Universal Music (plain logo: "Universal Music") 0602498384244
1.14 Shop Around 2:50 The Soul Story, Volume 4 Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.1 Shop Around 2:51 The Definitive Collection Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Motown Records
1.17 Shop Around 2:50 Dreamboats and Petticoats Two Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 5313760
1.1 Shop Around 2:49 Motown: The Complete No. 1’s Various Artists Motown Records B0012208-02
1.2 Shop Around 2:50 Motown Various Artists Motown Records B0010953-02
1.2 Shop Around 2:47 Sweet Soul Music: 31 Scorching Classics From 1961 Various Artists Bear Family Records BCD 16867
1.11 Shop Around 2:47 The Greatest Hits of Classic R&B Various Artists Universal Music Special Markets, Compass Productions (budget compilations) B0012075-02 46168
1.3 Shop Around 2:49 Now That's What I Call Motown Various Artists Universal Motown Republic Group (label group, 1999-2011) B0012489-02
6.13 Shop Around 2:50 Motown Essentials Various Artists Universal Motown (for Motown releases between 2005-2011 only)
1.4 Shop Around 2:50 Depend On Me: The Early Albums The Miracles Hip‐O Select B0012855-02
1.2 Shop Around 2:49 Les 100 Plus Belles Chansons MOTOWN Various Artists Universal Licensing Music (U.L.M) 984407-0
1.4 Shop Around 2:51 Motown: The Musical: The Classic Songs That Inspired the Musical! Various Artists Motown Records B0018115-02
1.1 Shop Around 2:47 18 Greatest Hits Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Tamla MCD09041MD
1.1 Shop Around 2:46 18 Greatest Hits Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Tamla TCD06071TD
1.1 Shop Around 2:47 18 Greatest Hits Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Tamla MCD09041MD
1.14 Shop Around 2:50 60 Hits of the 60s Various Artists Not Now Music NOT3CD114
1.2 Shop Around 2:51 Classic Smokey Robinson and The Miracles Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
1.1 Shop Around 2:46 Great Songs and Performances That Inspired the Motown 25th Anniversary Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
1.4 Shop Around 2:51 Hi, We're the Miracles The Miracles Motown Records
1.1 Shop Around 2:47 Motown Legends Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
1.18 Shop Around 2:48 Rhythm & Blues: 1961 Various Artists
2.17 Shop Around 2:48 Rock and Roll at Fifty Various Artists
1.4 Shop Around 2:51 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Millennium Collectors Edition Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
5.13 Shop Around 2:53 That’s the Music: The Top Hits Forever Various Artists northway (Northway Commercial Limited) NW 510019
1.3 Shop Around 2:48 The Motown Collection Various Artists Time-Life Music
1.13 Shop Around 2:45 The Tracks of My Tears: The Best Of Smokey Robinson
Promotion
1.2 Shop Around 2:50 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Sampler Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
Bootleg
1.1 Shop Around 2:46 16 All-Time Hits Smokey Robinson & The Miracles Duchesse Compact Disc CD 352029
(unknown)
1.2 Shop Around 2:49 Motown Classics, Volume 1 Various Artists
1.20 Shop Around 2:49 Alle 80 Prachtig: Het Beste van HuMotown 50, Volume 1 Various Artists Universal Music Belgium 06007 5321895

Relationships

guitar: Marvin Tarplin (1960)
background vocals: Warren “Pete” Moore (1960)
Claudette Rogers Robinson (1960)
Bobby Rogers (1960)
Ronnie White (1960)
instruments: The Funk Brothers (1960)
lead vocals: Smokey Robinson (1960)
recorded at: Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1960)
part of: The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 495)
recording of: Shop Around (1960)

Shop Around

writer: Berry Gordy
Smokey Robinson
later versions: Shop Around (Captain & Tennille version)