Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye 5 4:09
2 Betcha by Golly Wow
The Stylistics 5 3:18
3 Here and Now
Luther Vandross 5:25
4 How 'bout Us
Champaign 4:36
5 Tonight I Celebrate My Love
Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack 5 3:32
6 Always and Forever
Heatwave 3:36
7 Shining Star
The Manhattans 4:38
8 Cherish
Kool & The Gang 5 3:57
9 Teardrops
Womack & Womack 3:52
10 I Feel for You
Chaka Khan 5:48
11 Slow Hand
The Pointer Sisters 5 3:55
12 What Am I Gonna Do With You
Barry White 4.5 3:33
13 After the Love Has Gone
Earth, Wind & Fire 3:39
14 Heartbreaker
Dionne Warwick 4:14
15 If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 4.65 3:19
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It Started With a Kiss
Hot Chocolate 2.65 4:04
2 Shake You Down
Gregory Abbott 4 4:03
3 Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul 4:39
4 Rock Me Tonight (For Old Time's Sake)
Freddie Jackson 4:03
5 Would I Lie to You
Charles & Eddie 2.65 3:39
6 Solid
Ashford & Simpson 3 3:24
7 I Love Your Smile
Shanice 3:53
8 I've Got Love on My Mind
Natalie Cole 4:21
9 You Are My Sunshine
Norman Connors 4:32
10 Let Me Make Love to You
The O’Jays 3:40
11 Cruising
Smokey Robinson 4:23
12 Float On
The Floaters 4:12
13 Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams 2:56
14 Three Times a Lady
Commodores 3 3:39
15 Didn't I Blow Your Mind This Time
The Delfonics 3:19

Credits

CD 1

drums:
Steve Ferrone (1984) (track 10)
synthesizer:
Robbie Buchanan (1984) (track 10)
David Frank (1984) (track 10)
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 10)
Philippe Saisse (1984) (track 10)
guitar:
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 10)
bass:
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 10)
chromatic harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (1984) (track 10)
keyboard:
Robbie Buchanan (1984) (track 10)
David Frank (1984) (track 10)
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 10)
Philippe Saisse (1984) (track 10)
drum machine:
Reggie Griffin (1984) (track 10)
arranger:
Bobby Martin (US soul/R&B producer/arranger) (track 15)
background vocals:
The Blue Notes (Harold Melvin group) (track 15)
Chaka Khan (1984) (track 10)
composer:
Michael Clark (songwriter, composer) (track 11)
Barry Gibb (track 14)
Michael Masser (track 5)
Rod Temperton (track 6)
Curtis Williams (keyboardist/percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 8)
Linda Womack (track 9)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 10)
Dana Walden (track 4)
Barry White (track 12)
lead vocals:
Harold Melvin (track 15)
Chaka Khan (1984) (track 10)
lyricist:
John Bettis (track 11)
Gerry Goffin (track 5)
Prince (“The Artist Formerly Known as…”) (track 10)
Dana Walden (track 4)
Barry White (track 12)
producer:
Barry Blue (singer, producer, and songwriter) (track 6)
Kenneth Gamble (track 15)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 15)
writer:
Clifford Adams (track 8)
Ronald Bell (track 8)
Jim Bonnefond (track 8)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 8)
Odell Brown (00046218688) (track 1)
Bill Champlin (track 13)
David L. Elliott (track 3)
David Foster (Canadian music producer, arranger and composer) (track 13)
Kenneth Gamble (track 15)
Marvin Gaye (track 1)
Barry Gibb (track 14)
Maurice Gibb (track 14)
Robin Gibb (track 14)
Leo Graham Jr. (producer / composer / lyricist) (track 7)
Jay Graydon (track 13)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 15)
Paul Richmond (producer - songwriter - bassist) (track 7)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 1)
Claydes Smith (track 8)
Terry Steele (track 3)
James Taylor (US R&B vocalist for Kool & the Gang) (track 8)
Linda Womack (track 9)
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 15)
20th Century Records (1972–1978; name reverted in 1978 to 20th Century-Fox Records) (1975) (track 12)
GTO Records (1976) (track 6)
publisher:
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 1)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 11, 15)
cover recording of:
How ’bout Us (track 4)
I Feel for You (1984) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 1)
Sexual Rapping (track 1)
later translated versions:
Leben mit dir (track 8)
Pihtimus (track 11)
later versions:
Heartbreaker (Jill Dreski version) (track 14)
recording of:
Always and Forever (track 6)
Cherish (track 8)
Heartbreaker (Dionne Warwick song) (track 14)
Here and Now (track 3)
Sexual Healing (track 1)
Shining Star (track 7)
Slow Hand (track 11)
Teardrops (track 9)

CD 2

drums:
David Beal (track 2)
bass:
T.M. Stevens (track 2)
arranger:
Gregory Abbott (track 2)
background vocals:
Gregory Abbott (track 2)
Robert Deadmon (track 2)
Aida Foreman (track 2)
composer:
Gregory Abbott (track 2)
Lionel Richie (track 14)
Errol Brown (track 1)
Paul Laurence (track 4)
lead vocals:
Gregory Abbott (track 2)
Lionel Richie (track 14)
lyricist:
Gregory Abbott (track 2)
Errol Brown (track 1)
Paul Laurence (track 4)
producer:
Gregory Abbott (track 2)
Josh Deutsch (track 5)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 6)
Allan Felder (track 10)
Kenneth Gamble (track 3)
Cary Gilbert (track 3)
Leon Huff (Philly soul producer, of Gamble & Huff) (track 3)
Arnold Ingram (track 12)
Nathan Kipner (track 13)
Michael Leeson (track 5)
James Mitchell (Singer, composer and producer, member of Detroit Emeralds) (track 12)
Lionel Richie (track 14)
Bunny Sigler (track 10)
Valerie Simpson (track 6)
Peter Vale (writer/arranger) (track 5)
Marvin Willis (Marvin Lee Willis, member of Detroit Emeralds) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1982) (track 1)
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1986) (track 2)
publisher:
Grabbitt Music (track 2)
Jobete Music (track 14)
BMG VM Music Ltd. (2013-05-16 –) (track 5)
mash-ups:
later parody versions:
recording of:
Float On (track 12)
Me and Mrs. Jones (track 3)
Shake You Down (track 2)
Solid (track 6)
Three Times a Lady (track 14)
It Started With a Kiss (1982) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Truly (track 14)

Release Group

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