Annotation

Annotation last modified on 2015-11-15 01:09 UTC.

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dancing in the Street
Martha and The Vandellas 3.65 2:39
2 Baby I Need Your Loving
Four Tops 5 2:45
3 I’m Gonna Make You Love Me
Diana Ross & The Supremes and The Temptations 3:07
4 Do You Love Me
The Contours 2:53
5 If I Were Your Women
Gladys Knight 3:16
6 I Can’t Get Next to You
The Temptations 3 2:53
7 The Tears of a Clown
Smokey Robinson 4.25 3:01
8 Mercy Mercy
Marvin Gaye 3:14
9 Running With the Night
Lionel Richie 4 6:00
10 Love Is Here and Now You’re Gone
The Supremes 2:47
11 Who’s Johnny
El DeBarge 4:10
12 Ball of Confusion (That’s What the World Is Today)
The Temptations 4:06
13 Baby Baby Don’t Cry
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 4:05
14 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Gladys Knight & The Pips 2:45
15 Got to Be There
Michael Jackson 3:24
16 Being With You
Smokey Robinson 4:08
17 Dancing Machine
The Jackson 5 5 2:38
18 What Does It Take
Jr. Walker & The All Stars 2:26
Medium 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Let It Whip
Dazz Band 4:44
2 I Wish It Would Rain
The Temptations 2:47
3 Rhythm of the Night
DeBarge 5 3:49
4 Cruisin’
Smokey Robinson 5 4:27
5 Part-Time Lovers
Stevie Wonder 3:45
6 Endless Love
Diana Ross & Lionel Richie 4 4:27
7 Standing in the Shadows of Love
Four Tops 2:36
8 How Sweet It Is (to Be Loved by You)
Marvin Gaye 2:58
9 Playboy
The Marvelettes 2:47
10 Mickey’s Monkey
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 2:47
11 Love Child
Diana Ross & The Supremes 2:57
12 The Love You Save
The Jackson 5 3:03
13 This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You)
The Isley Brothers 2:51
14 It’s the Same Old Song
Four Tops 2:48
15 You Are the Sunshine of My Life
Stevie Wonder 3:00
16 Two Lovers
Mary Wells 2:45

Credits

Medium 1

guitar:
Marvin Tarplin (1966-09-26) (track 7)
arranger:
Paul Riser (track 3)
background vocals:
Warren “Pete” Moore (1966-09-26) (track 7)
Claudette Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 7)
Bobby Rogers (1966-09-26) (track 7)
Ronald White (1966-09-26) (track 7)
composer:
Henry Cosby (track 7)
Lamont Dozier (tracks 2, 10)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1, 8)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 2, 10)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 1)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 7, 16)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Elliot Willensky (track 15)
Stevie Wonder (track 7)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1966-09-26) (track 7)
The Funk Brothers (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Smokey Robinson (1966-09-26) (track 7)
lyricist:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1, 8)
Ivy Jo Hunter (track 1)
Smokey Robinson (track 7)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Elliot Willensky (track 15)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (tracks 2, 10)
other vocals:
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (track 3)
producer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 3)
Lamont Dozier (tracks 2, 10)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 2, 10)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 1)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 3)
vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (track 3)
Dennis Edwards (US soul & R'n'B singer) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
Melvin Franklin (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
Eddie Kendricks (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
writer:
Hal Davis (track 17)
Donald E. Fletcher (track 17)
Kenneth Gamble (track 3)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 3)
Dean Parks (track 17)
Lionel Richie (track 9)
Jerry Ross (Philadelphia soul composer/producer) (track 3)
Barrett Strong (tracks 6, 14)
Cynthia Weil (track 9)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 6, 14)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1964) (track 1)
Motown Records (1983) (track 9)
publisher:
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 1, 1)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1966-09-26) (track 7)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Push Up on Me by Rihanna (track 9)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 40) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 390) (track 2)
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
Baila por ahí (track 1)
Dans tous les pays (track 1)
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 14)
recording of:
Being With You (track 16)
Dancing Machine (track 17)
Got to Be There (track 15)
The Tears of a Clown (1966-09-26) (track 7)
I Can’t Get Next to You (1969-06-23 – 1969-07-03) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 7)

Medium 2

additional guest performer:
Diana Ross (track 6)
arranger:
Gene Page (track 6)
Paul Riser (track 11)
background vocals:
The Andantes (track 11)
composer:
Lamont Dozier (track 8)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 8)
Dennis Lussier (track 11)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
Pam Sawyer (track 11)
R. Dean Taylor (track 11)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 3)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 11)
lyricist:
Lionel Richie (track 6)
Diane Warren (US songwriter) (track 3)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 8)
producer:
The Clan (Motown composers/producers group) (track 11)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
writer:
Berry Gordy (track 12)
Dennis Lussier (track 12)
Fonce Mizell (track 12)
Freddie Perren (track 12)
Smokey Robinson (track 4)
Marvin Tarplin (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Motown Records (1970) (track 12)
Motown Record Company, L.P. (1981 –) (track 6)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 8)
Brockman Music (track 6)
PGP Music (track 6)
Realsongs (track 3)
Stone Agate Music (track 8)
later translated versions:
城市節拍 (track 3)
later versions:
recording of:
Cruisin' (track 4)
Endless Love (track 6)
Love Child (Diana Ross & the Supremes song) (track 11)
The Love You Save (track 12)