Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye 5 4:02
2 I've Got Love on My Mind
Natalie Cole 4:23
3 Here and Now
Luther Vandross 5:25
4 How 'Bout Us
Champaign 4:37
5 Tonight, I Celebrate My Love
Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack 5 3:33
6 Always and Forever
Heatwave 4.35 6:17
7 Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
Freddie Jackson 7:13
8 You Are My Starship
Norman Connors 4:32
9 If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 4.65 3:28
10 Betcha by Golly, Wow
The Stylistics 3:19
11 Let Me Make Love to You
The O’Jays 3:40
12 Shower Me With Your Love
Surface 4:54
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Oh Girl
The Chi‐Lites 3:45
2 Shining Star
The Manhattans 5 4:43
3 Love You Down
Ready for the World 6:31
4 Make It Like It Was
Regina Belle 4:03
5 Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams 3:01
6 Three Times a Lady
Commodores 6:41
7 Cruisin'
Smokey Robinson 5:56
8 After the Love Has Gone
Earth, Wind & Fire 4:30
9 Can You Stop the Rain
Peabo Bryson 5:06
10 Shake You Down
Gregory Abbott 4 4:08
11 Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul 5 4:48
12 Float On
The Floaters 4:12

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 9)
background vocals:
The Blue Notes (Harold Melvin group) (track 9)
composer:
Paul Laurence (track 7)
Michael Masser (track 5)
Rod Temperton (track 6)
Dana Walden (track 4)
lead vocals:
Harold Melvin (track 9)
lyricist:
Paul Laurence (track 7)
Gerry Goffin (track 5)
Dana Walden (track 4)
producer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (track 1)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 9)
writer:
Odell Brown (00046218688) (track 1)
David L. Elliott (track 3)
Allan Felder (track 11)
Kenneth Gamble (track 9)
Marvin Gaye (track 1)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 9)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 1)
Bunny Sigler (track 11)
Terry Steele (track 3)
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 9)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1982) (track 1)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 1)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 1)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 231) (track 1)
cover recording of:
How ’bout Us (track 4)
is the basis for:
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 1)
Sexual Rapping (track 1)
recording of:
Always and Forever (track 6)
Here and Now (track 3)
Sexual Healing (track 1)

CD 2

drums:
David Beal (track 10)
bass:
T.M. Stevens (track 10)
arranger:
Gregory Abbott (track 10)
background vocals:
Gregory Abbott (track 10)
Robert Deadmon (track 10)
Aida Foreman (track 10)
composer:
Eugene Record (track 1)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
Gregory Abbott (track 10)
lead vocals:
Gregory Abbott (track 10)
lyricist:
Eugene Record (track 1)
Gregory Abbott (track 10)
producer:
Kenneth Gamble (track 11)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 11)
Gregory Abbott (track 10)
writer:
Bill Champlin (track 8)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 8)
Kenneth Gamble (track 11)
Cary Gilbert (track 11)
Leo Graham Jr. (producer / composer / lyricist) (track 2)
Jay Graydon (track 8)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 11)
Arnold Ingram (track 12)
Nathan Kipner (track 5)
James Mitchell (Singer, composer and producer, member of Detroit Emeralds) (track 12)
Lionel Richie (track 6)
Paul Richmond (producer - songwriter - bassist) (track 2)
Marvin Willis (Marvin Lee Willis, member of Detroit Emeralds) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1986) (track 10)
publisher:
Grabbitt Music (track 10)
Jobete Music (track 6)
later parody versions:
recording of:
Float On (track 12)
Me and Mrs. Jones (track 11)
Oh Girl (track 1)
Shake You Down (track 10)
Shining Star (track 2)
Three Times a Lady (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Truly (track 6)

Release

ASIN: US: B00000BIL4 [info]

Release Group

part of: Body + Soul (Time-Life Music) (number: 1)