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Other Catalog #
disk 1: 532.309-6
disk 2: 532.309-7
disk 3: 532.309-8
disk 4: 532.309-9
disk 5: 532.310-0

Annotation last modified on 2015-05-18 00:11 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stop Her on the Sight (S.O.S.)
Edwin Starr 2:18
2 Everybody Let’s Dance
Gene Chandler 2:18
3 Jimmy Mack
Martha and The Vandellas 2:52
4 Baby Love
The Supremes 4.65 2:35
5 Angel
Cliff Richard 2:17
6 Everybody Loves the Cha Cha Cha
Sam Cooke 2:41
7 Dance on Little Girl
Paul Anka 2:18
8 Look Who It Is
Helen Shapiro 2:13
9 You Better Believe It Baby
Chubby Checker 2:10
10 Hundred Pounds of Clay
Gene McDaniels 2:20
11 Only Love Me
Steve Lawrence 2:42
12 Corazon de melon
Trini Lopez 4:07
13 The More I See You
Chris Montez 2:39
14 Keep in Touch
Georgia Gibbs 2:05
15 Crying in the Rain
Major Lance 2:23
16 You’re No Good
Betty Everett 2:15
17 Summertime Cha Cha
Dave "Baby" Cortez 1:55
18 Mr. DJ
Bobby Moore & The Rhythm Aces 2:51
19 Then Only Then
Walter Jackson 2:22
20 A Kookie Little Paradise
Jo Ann Campbell 2:24
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Will Follow Him
Peggy March 2:25
2 Please Don’t Go
Yvonne Carroll 2:06
3 Pain
Mitty Collier 2:22
4 Bla Bla Bla Cha Cha
Titus Turner 2:15
5 If He Makes You
Nolan Chance 2:14
6 My Boy Lollipop
Millie 2:03
7 It’s My Party
Lesley Gore 2:13
8 Baby Lover
Petula Clark 2:26
9 Question
Emile Ford & The Checkmates 2:25
10 The Very Thought of You
Ricky Nelson 1:54
11 Ali Baba
The Champs 2:26
12 Bella Dalena
The Marketts 2:12
13 Hungry for Love
San Remo Golden Strings 2:56
14 China Gate
Ramsey Lewis 2:34
15 Viva Tirado
El Chicano 4:40
16 My Loving Time
Jimmy Hughes 1:49
17 You Beat Me to the Punch
Mary Wells 2:43
18 Hey Hey Lover
Debbie Dovale 2:05
19 Let Me Be the Fool
Lucky Clark 2:41
20 Fever
Little Willie John 2:40
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chain Gang
Sam Cooke 2:33
2 Just Another Guy
Cliff Richard 2:06
3 Love Potion No. 9
The Clovers 1:55
4 Tower of Strength
Gene McDaniels 2:18
5 I’ll Touch a Star
Terry Stafford 2:22
6 Rhythm
Major Lance 2:21
7 Twist and Limbo
The Impressions 2:30
8 In the First Place
Terry Allen 2:12
9 There Will Never Be Another You
Chris Montez 2:51
10 Nobody but You
Dee Clark 2:25
11 Forgive Me
Babs Tino 2:11
12 Fever
Earl Grant 3:11
13 Always
Jerry Jackson 2:48
14 China Town
Clyde McPhatter 2:19
15 Tout en fumée
Burt Blanca 2:14
16 A Song Called Soul
Gene Chandler 2:37
17 This World of Mine
Walter Jackson 2:15
18 I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
Four Tops 3.5 2:41
19 Come See About Me
The Supremes 2:41
20 Dancing in the Street
Martha and The Vandellas 3.65 2:37
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Shoop Shoop Song (It’s in His Kiss)
Betty Everett 2:11
2 You Better Watch Out
Dorothy Berry 2:03
3 For Your Sweet Love
Ricky Nelson 2:15
4 It’s a Lonely Town
Gene McDaniels 2:36
5 The Chaperone
LaBrenda Ben & The Beljeans 2:52
6 Ta Ta
Clyde McPhatter 2:13
7 You Ain’t Ready
Billy Butler 2:24
8 Ain’t Too Proud to Beg
The Temptations 5 2:31
9 Honey Babe
The Supremes 2:30
10 I’ll Cry Alone
Gale Garnett 2:07
11 My Guy
Mary Wells 4.5 2:48
12 Jamie
Edward Holland, Jr. 2:22
13 Pretty Little Girl
Gene Chandler 2:07
14 There’s No Other Love
Jimmy Beaumont 2:10
15 Summertime
Billy Stewart 2:41
16 Stand by Me
Earl Grant 2:08
17 Operator
Brenda Holloway 3:16
18 Lovely Ladies
Jimmy Hughes 2:20
19 Banana Split
The McGuire Sisters 2:21
20 Rescue Me
Fontella Bass 2:53
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Yet I Know
Jimmy Frey 2:31
2 Summertime
Shake Spears 2:20
3 Copycat
Plato 2:33
4 Mr. Bang Bang Man
Little Hank & The Rhythm Kings 2:37
5 Going to a Happening
Tommy Neal 2:33
6 Just a Little Bit of Everything
Herb Hardesty 2:43
7 Far East Cha Cha Cha
The Turbo Jets 2:34
8 Blues in the Night
Johnnie Taylor 3:11
9 Freedom Sounds
The Skatalites 3:50
10 Jungle Drums
Clyde Otis 1:57
11 Di‐Gue‐Ding‐Ding
Michel Legrand 2:46
12 Wade in the Water
The Ramsey Lewis Trio 3:47
13 I’ve Got the Blues
Marvin Jenkins 2:05
14 Because of You
Chris Montez 2:25
15 I’m Satisfied
San Remo Golden Strings 2:07
16 That Old Black Magic
Sammy Davis Jr. 2:53
17 The Way You Do the Things You Do
The Temptations 4 2:40
18 It’s the Beat
Major Lance 2:29
19 My Heart Belongs to Daddy
The Platters 2:04
20 Third Window From the Right
Dean Barlow 2:28

Credits

CD 1

foot percussion [Footstomps]:
Mike Valvano (1964-08-13) (track 4)
background vocals:
Florence Ballard (1964-08-13) (track 4)
Mary Wilson (1964-08-13) (track 4)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (tracks 3–4)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 3–4)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-08-13) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Diana Ross (1964-08-13) (track 4)
lyricist:
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (tracks 3–4)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (track 4)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 4)
writer:
Barbara Campbell (collective songwriter pseudonym for Sam Cooke, Lou Adler and Herb Alpert) (track 6)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (1959) (track 6)
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (1987) (track 6)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-08-13) (track 4)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 324) (track 4)
recording of:
Jimmy Mack (track 3)
Baby Love (1964-08-13) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Stars on 45) (track 3)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track 3)

CD 2

composer:
Paul Mauriat (track 1)
Franck Pourcel (track 1)
lyricist:
Jacques Plante (track 1)
cover recording of:
I Will Follow Him (track 1)
version of:
Chariot (Petula Clark song) (track 1)

CD 3

strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1965) (track 18)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1965) (track 18)
Marlene Barrow (1965) (track 18)
Renaldo Benson (1965) (track 18)
Louvain Demps (1965) (track 18)
Abdul Fakir (1965) (track 18)
Jackie Hicks (1965) (track 18)
Lawrence Payton (1965) (track 18)
composer:
Sam Cooke (track 1)
Lamont Dozier (track 18)
Marvin Gaye (track 20)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 18)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 20)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 20)
Curtis Mayfield (track 7)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1965) (track 18)
lead vocals:
Levi Stubbs (1965) (track 18)
lyricist:
Sam Cooke (track 1)
Lamont Dozier (track 18)
Marvin Gaye (track 20)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 18)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 20)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 18)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 20)
Curtis Mayfield (track 7)
producer:
Lamont Dozier (track 18)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 18)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 20)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1964) (track 20)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 20, 20)
Curtom Publishing Co Inc (1963 – ????) (track 7)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1965) (track 18)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 40) (track 20)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 415) (track 18)
later translated versions:
Baila por ahí (track 20)
Dans tous les pays (track 20)
Gheat si des? (track 18)
later versions:
Chain Gang (French version) (track 1)
recording of:
Chain Gang (Sam Cooke song) (track 1)
Twist and Limbo (track 7)

CD 4

trumpet:
Russell Conway (trumpet player) (1964) (track 11)
Herbert Williams (trumpet player) (1964) (track 11)
drums:
Benny Benjamin (1964) (track 11)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1964) (track 11)
guitar:
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964) (track 11)
Eddie Willis (1964) (track 11)
bass:
James Jamerson (1964) (track 11)
vibraphone:
Dave Hamilton (1964) (track 11)
piano:
Johnny Griffith (1964) (track 11)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1964) (track 11)
Paul Riser (1964) (track 11)
arranger:
Phil Wright (track 20)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1964) (track 11)
Marlene Barrow (1964) (track 11)
Louvain Demps (1964) (track 11)
Jackie Hicks (1964) (track 11)
Melvin Franklin (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)
Eddie Kendricks (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)
composer:
Smokey Robinson (track 11)
Norman Whitfield (track 8)
Rudy Clark (track 1)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964) (track 11)
The Funk Brothers (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Fontella Bass (track 20)
Mary Wells (1964) (track 11)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)
lyricist:
Smokey Robinson (track 11)
Norman Whitfield (track 8)
Rudy Clark (track 1)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 8)
producer:
Billy Davis (r&b producer/songwriter/performer Roquel Davis) (track 20)
Raynard Miner (track 20)
Carl Smith (Songwriter and producer) (track 20)
Norman Whitfield (track 8)
writer:
Raynard Miner (track 20)
Carl Smith (Songwriter and producer) (track 20)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1965) (track 20)
publisher:
Jobete Music (track 8)
TM Music Ltd. (track 1)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964) (track 11)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)
cover recording of:
It’s in His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) (1964) (track 1)
later translated versions:
later versions:
De ma vie (track 20)
recording of:
Rescue Me (track 20)
My Guy (1964) (track 11)
Ain’t Too Proud to Beg (1966-01-04 – 1966-01-11) (track 8)

CD 5

arranger:
Nick de Caro (track 14)
background vocals:
Melvin Franklin (1964-01-23) (track 17)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-01-23) (track 17)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-01-23) (track 17)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-01-23) (track 17)
composer:
Smokey Robinson (track 17)
Bobby Rogers (track 17)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1964-01-23) (track 17)
lead vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (1964-01-23) (track 17)
producer:
Herb Alpert (track 14)
writer:
Arthur Hammerstein (track 14)
Dudley Wilkinson (track 14)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-01-23) (track 17)
cover recording of:
Because of You (track 14)
recording of: