Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)
Four Tops 3.5 2:45
2 My Guy
Mary Wells 4.5 2:52
3 How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You)
Marvin Gaye 2:59
4 (Love Is Like a) Heat Wave
Martha and The Vandellas 3 2:45
5 What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)
Jr. Walker & The All Stars 2:28
6 I Second That Emotion
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles 4 2:48
7 Stop! In the Name of Love
The Supremes 2:52
8 Reach Out I'll Be There
Four Tops 3:01
9 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Gladys Knight & The Pips 2:46
10 My Girl
The Temptations 4.75 2:44
11 Shop Around
The Miracles 2:49
12 I'll Be Doggone
Marvin Gaye 1 2:48
13 Two Lovers
Mary Wells 2:47
14 Jimmy Mack
Martha and The Vandellas 2:54
15 Do You Love Me
The Contours 2:53
16 You've Really Got a Hold on Me
The Miracles 3:12
17 I'm Gonna Make You Love Me
Diana Ross & The Supremes and The Temptations 3:07
18 Please Mr. Postman
The Marvelettes 2:29
19 You're All I Need To Get By
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 2:50
20 Someday We'll Be Together
Diana Ross & The Supremes 3:31

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Russell Conway (trumpet player) (1964) (track 2)
Herbert Williams (trumpet player) (1964) (track 2)
strings:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1965) (track 1)
drums:
Benny Benjamin (1961-04) (track 18)
Marvin Gaye (1961-04) (track 18)
Benny Benjamin (1964) (track 2)
Benny Benjamin (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1964) (track 2)
guitar:
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (track 20)
Marvin Tarplin (1960) (track 11)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964) (track 2)
Eddie Willis (1964) (track 2)
Robert White (US funk/soul guitarist) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
Marvin Tarplin (1967-09-21) (track 6)
bass:
James Jamerson (1961-04) (track 18)
James Jamerson (1964) (track 2)
James Jamerson (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
vibraphone:
Dave Hamilton (1964) (track 2)
percussion:
Eddie "Bongo" Brown (1961-04) (track 18)
piano:
Richard 'Popcorn' Wylie (1961-04) (track 18)
Johnny Griffith (1964) (track 2)
trombone:
George Bohanon (1964) (track 2)
Paul Riser (1964) (track 2)
arranger:
Wade Marcus (track 20)
Paul Riser (track 17)
background vocals:
Julia Waters (track 20)
Maxine Waters (track 20)
Warren “Pete” Moore (1960) (track 11)
Claudette Rogers Robinson (1960) (track 11)
Bobby Rogers (1960) (track 11)
Ronnie White (1960) (track 11)
Katherine Anderson (1961-04) (track 18)
Wyanetta "Juanita" Cowart (1961-04) (track 18)
Gladys Horton (1961-04) (track 18)
Wanda Young (1961-04) (track 18)
Georgeanna Tillman (1961-04) (track 18)
The Andantes (1964) (track 2)
Marlene Barrow (1964) (track 2)
Louvain Demps (1964) (track 2)
Jackie Hicks (1964) (track 2)
Eddie Kendricks (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
Paul Williams (member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
The Andantes (1965) (track 1)
Marlene Barrow (1965) (track 1)
Renaldo Benson (1965) (track 1)
Louvain Demps (1965) (track 1)
Abdul Fakir (1965) (track 1)
Jackie Hicks (1965) (track 1)
Lawrence Payton (1965) (track 1)
The Andantes (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 7)
Florence Ballard (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 7)
Mary Wilson (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 7)
Warren “Pete” Moore (1967-09-21) (track 6)
Claudette Robinson (1967-09-21) (track 6)
Bobby Rogers (1967-09-21) (track 6)
Ronald White (1967-09-21) (track 6)
composer:
Jackey Beavers (track 20)
Johnny Bristol (track 20)
Lamont Dozier (tracks 1, 3–4, 7)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 1, 3–4, 7)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 2, 10)
Ronald White (track 10)
guest vocals:
Johnny Bristol (track 20)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1960) (track 11)
The Funk Brothers (1961-04) (track 18)
The Funk Brothers (1964) (track 2)
The Funk Brothers (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
The Funk Brothers (1965) (track 1)
The Funk Brothers (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 7)
The Funk Brothers (1967-09-21) (track 6)
lead vocals:
Smokey Robinson (1960) (track 11)
Gladys Horton (1961-04) (track 18)
Mary Wells (1964) (track 2)
David Ruffin (soul singer, member of The Temptations) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
Levi Stubbs (1965) (track 1)
Diana Ross (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 7)
Smokey Robinson (1967-09-21) (track 6)
lyricist:
Lamont Dozier (track 1)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 1)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 2, 10)
Harvey Fuqua (track 20)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (tracks 1, 3–4, 7)
other vocals:
Otis Williams (US baritone singer, member of The Temptations & The Distants) (track 17)
performer:
The Temptations (Motown soul vocal group) (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
producer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 17)
Johnny Bristol (track 20)
Lamont Dozier (tracks 1, 7)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (tracks 1, 7)
Frank Wilson (Motown singer/songwriter) (track 17)
vocals:
Eddie Kendricks (track 17)
Tammi Terrell (track 19)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 19)
Robert Bateman (track 18)
Al Cleveland (track 6)
Georgia Dobbins (track 18)
Kenneth Gamble (track 17)
William Garrett (track 18)
Berry Gordy (track 11)
Freddie Gorman (track 18)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 18)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 17)
Warren Moore (track 12)
Smokey Robinson (tracks 6, 11–12)
Jerry Ross (Philadelphia soul composer/producer) (track 17)
Valerie Simpson (track 19)
Barrett Strong (track 9)
Marvin Tarplin (track 12)
Norman Whitfield (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1963) (track 4)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 3)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 4, 7, 9–10)
Jobete Music Ltd (tracks 4, 6)
Stone Agate Music (track 3)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1960) (track 11)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1961-04) (track 18)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964) (track 2)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1965) (track 1)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 7)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-09-21) (track 6)
mash-ups:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 415) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 495) (track 11)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
STP (track 6)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Bo cartero (track 18)
later translated versions:
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 9)
Gheat si des? (track 1)
Hei postimies (track 18)
later versions:
Shop Around (Captain & Tennille version) (track 11)
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 10)
recording of:
I'll Be Doggone (track 12)
Shop Around (1960) (track 11)
Please Mr. Postman (1961-04) (track 18)
My Guy (1964) (track 2)
My Girl (1964-09-25 – 1964-11-17) (track 10)
Stop! In the Name of Love (1965-01-05 – 1965-01-11) (track 7)
I Second That Emotion (1967-09-21) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 7)

Release

ASIN: US: B000098ZSL [info]