Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Play That Funky Music
Wild Cherry 5 3:15
2 Boogie Nights
Heatwave 5 3:36
3 I Love to Love
Tina Charles 3:02
4 Ain’t No Sunshine
Bill Withers 4.5 2:05
5 Don’t Leave Me This Way
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 5 3:56
6 When Will I See You Again
The Three Degrees 2:58
7 This Is It
Dan Hartman 7:05
8 Spank
Electric Automan 4:14
9 Night After Night
Shaker Dancer 5:30
10 Firmer Ground
Firmament 3:46
11 Funked Filter
Josh Widey 5:21
12 Disco Rider
The D Riders 3:34
13 Discosonic
Trans Am 4:39
14 Hush
Made to Measure 3:40
15 Deja Vous
Satisfier 4:26

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Booker T. Jones (track 4)
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 6)
composer:
James Bolden (track 3)
Rod Temperton (track 2)
Robert Parissi (track 1)
Bill Withers (track 4)
lyricist:
Rod Temperton (track 2)
Robert Parissi (track 1)
Philo Jack Robinson (production music composer) (track 3)
Bill Withers (track 4)
mixer:
John Golden (mastering engineer) (track 4)
performer:
Teddy Pendergrass (track 5)
producer:
Barry Blue (singer, producer, and songwriter) (track 2)
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 5–6)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 5–6)
Booker T. Jones (track 4)
recording engineer:
Bill Halverson (track 4)
Bill Lazarus (track 4)
vocals:
Sheila Ferguson (track 6)
Valerie Holiday (track 6)
Fayette Pinkney (track 6)
Bill Withers (track 4)
writer:
Kenneth Gamble (tracks 5–6)
Cary Gilbert (track 5)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (tracks 5–6)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1972) (track 4)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1973) (track 6)
GTO Records (1976) (track 2)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976) (track 1)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 4)
Rodsongs (track 2)
Tincabell Music (track 2)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell (track 6)
recorded at:
edit of:
edits:
remixes:
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 280) (track 4)
cover recording of:
I Love to Love (track 3)
is the basis for:
Play That Funky Music (Vanilla Ice version) (track 1)
later parody versions:
Play Funky (track 1)
later translated versions:
Allem Anschein nach bist Du's (Ain't No Sunshine) (track 4)
When Will I See You Again (Japanese version) (track 6)
幾時再見 (track 6)
recording of:
Boogie Nights (track 2)
When Will I See You Again (1973) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 2)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 2)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 4)

Release Group

part of: Ultimate Seventies Collection (CD given away free with British national newspaper, the Daily Star.) (number: 2)