Reasons

~ Recording by Earth, Wind & Fire

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.6 Reasons 4:53 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) PC 33280
1.9 Reasons 5:00 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Volume 1 Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) FC 35647
1.9 Reasons 5:00 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. 1 Earth, Wind & Fire CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CBS 83284
1.9 Reasons 5:00 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Volume 1 Earth, Wind & Fire CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CBS 32536
1.9 Reasons 5:00 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Volume 1 Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 35647
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 33280
1.9 Reasons 5:00 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Volume 1 Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 032536 2
1.10 Reasons 4:58 Great Love Songs 6 Various Artists CBS Records AB (SE subsidiary of CBS Records, renamed Sony Music Entertainment (Sweden) AB in 1991) 467588 2
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Sony Records (Japanese imprint) SRCS 6111
1.4 Reasons 4:58 The Love Songs Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 467768 2
1.14 Reasons 4:57 The Very Best of Earth Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 468931-2
1.13 Reasons 4:59 The Very Best of Earth, Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 468930-2
1.16 Reasons 4:59 The Eternal Dance Earth, Wind & Fire Legacy (Legacy Recordings) C3K 52439
1.12 Reasons 4:59 The Very Best of Earth, Wind & Fire Telstar Records (UK, mostly compilations) TCD 2631
1.8 Reasons 4:57 The Wings of Love: 18 Soulful Love Songs Various Artists Music Collection International MUSCD 013
1.12 Reasons 4:59 Candlelight Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 477868-2
1.14 Reasons 4:53 Soul Train (Hall of Fame): 20th Anniversary Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 71618
1.10 Reasons 4:57 The Very Best Earth, Wind & Fire Versailles VER 474834 2
1.16 Reasons 5:01 Let's Groove: The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 486511 2
1.12 Reasons 4:59 Greatest Hits Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 65779
1.9 Reasons 5:00 Collection Earth, Wind & Fire Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 87540/LSP 985714 2
1.12 Reasons 4:59 Greatest Hits Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. CK 65779, D 128134
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 65920
1.9 Reasons 4:59 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Volume 1 Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 65735
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 33280
2.13 Reasons 4:59 The Dutch Collection Earth, Wind & Fire Sony Music Media 17-494765-10, 494765 2
1.3 Reasons 5:01 Soul Hits of the 70's Various Artists
5.20 Reasons 4:59 Can You Dig It? The ’70s Soul Experience Various Artists Rhino (reissue label) R2 74346
1.4 Reasons 5:01 Lazy Afternoon Various Artists Sony Music Entertainment (Holland) B.V. (Sony Music Entertainment's NL subsidiary until 2004) LSP 986564 2
1.10 Reasons 4:59 The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire Legacy (Legacy Recordings) C2K 86661
1.6 Reasons 4:59 Smooth & Jazzy Various Artists Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 506147 2
2.10 Reasons 4:59 The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 5094362000
1.10 Reasons 4:59 The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire 3.0 Earth, Wind & Fire Legacy (Legacy Recordings) CK 86663
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) MHCP 402
2.1 Reasons 5:01 Classic Soul Ballads Love Power Various Artists Time-Life Music, Sony Music Custom Marketing Group 19979-2, A2 74665
2.12 Reasons 5:00 The Great Earth, Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire
1.11 Reasons 5:01 Hitch Various Artists
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab UDSACD 2016
1.9 Reasons 4:59 Getaway: Greatest Hits + 2 Earth, Wind & Fire Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) MHCP 36
2.1 Reasons 4:59 R&B Slow Grooves Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment Commercial Music Group
2.1 Reasons 4:59 R&B Slow Grooves Various Artists Sony BMG Music Entertainment Commercial Music Group
2.9 Reasons 5:01 Ultimate Love: 60 Romantic Classics Various Artists Music Club (Demon Music Club, UK) MCCDULT010
1.17 Reasons 5:01 The Greatest Hits Earth, Wind & Fire Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!)
1.17 Reasons 5:01 The Greatest Hits Earth, Wind & Fire Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 88697757912
1.9 Reasons 4:59 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Volume 1 Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
8.9 Reasons 4:59 The Columbia Masters Earth, Wind & Fire Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697894692
4.6 Reasons 4:59 The Columbia Masters Earth, Wind & Fire Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697894692
1.6 Reasons 4:53 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Speakers Corner SPCO-SPE-33280
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
1.6 Reasons 4:59 That’s the Way of the World Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
1.7 Reasons 5:00 The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire Legacy (Legacy Recordings), Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 88842024922, 88843024922
1.9 Reasons 5:00 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Volume 1 Earth, Wind & Fire Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) G0100028025007
1.12 Reasons 4:59 Greatest Hits Earth, Wind & Fire Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)
1.17 Reasons 4:58 Pure Attraction 2: 18 Powerful Love Songs Various Artists
1.9 Reasons 5:00 The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. 1 Earth, Wind & Fire Sorrisi e Canzoni TV GAI 10309
2.10 Reasons 4:59 The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire

Relationships

arranger: Earth, Wind & Fire
Charles Stepney
co-producer: Charles Stepney
engineer: George Massenburg
producer: Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire)
phonographic copyright by: CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1975)
recording of: Reasons

Reasons

writer: Philip Bailey
Charles Stepney
Maurice White (Earth, Wind & Fire)