Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Let's Get It On
4 4:53
2 Sexual Healing
5 3:59
3 I Want You
4:34
4 Ain't No Mountain High Enough
5 2:29
5 How Sweet It Is (to Be Loved by You)
2:56
6 It Takes Two
2:58
7 I Heard It Through the Grapevine
3.5 3:16
8 Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing
5 2:15
9 My Girl
2:40
10 You Are Everything
3:04
11 Stop Look Listen (to Your Heart)
2:51
12 Unforgettable
3:42
13 If This World Were Mine
2:43
14 I Wanna Be Where You Are
1:18
15 I'll Be Around
4:09
16 Come Live With Me Angel
6:34
17 Feel All My Love Inside
3:22
18 If I Could Build My Whole World Around You
2:21
19 Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love)
2:22
20 The Onion Song
2:58
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 What's Going On
4.3 3:54
2 Mercy Mercy Me
4.75 3:16
3 Too Busy Thinking About My Baby
2:53
4 Got to Give It Up
6:02
5 I'll Never Stop Loving You Baby
3:21
6 You're a Special Part of Me
3:25
7 Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever
2:45
8 You're All I Need to Get By
2:50
9 Keep on Lovin' Me Honey
2:31
10 Just to Keep You Satisfied
4:29
11 Your Precious Love
3:04
12 Once Upon a Time
2:27
13 The Shadow of Your Smile
3:07
14 You're a Wonderful One
2:42
15 No Good Without You
2:43
16 Little Darling (I Need You)
2:45
17 Some Kind of Wonderful
2:21
18 That's the Way Love Is
3:44
19 Come Get to This
2:43
20 Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home)
2:15

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Wilton Felder (1973-03-22) (track 1)
drums:
Richard "Pistol" Allen (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
Uriel Jones (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
Paul Humphrey (1973-03-22) (track 1)
organ:
Earl Van Dyke (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
vibraphone:
Victor Feldman (jazz musician) (1973-03-22) (track 1)
Emil Richards (1973-03-22) (track 1)
percussion:
Emil Richards (1973-03-22) (track 1)
saxophone:
Plas Johnson (1973-03-22) (track 1)
Ernie Watts (1973-03-22) (track 1)
bongos and congas:
Eddie "Bongo" Brown (1973-03-22) (track 1)
Bobbye Hall (1973-03-22) (track 1)
piano:
Marvin Jenkins (1973-03-22) (track 1)
Joe Sample (1973-03-22) (track 1)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 1)
guitar family:
Don Peake (1973-03-22) (track 1)
Louie Shelton (1973-03-22) (track 1)
David T. Walker (1973-03-22) (track 1)
Melvin "Wah Wah" Watson (1973-03-22) (track 1)
arranger:
Dave Blumberg (track 10)
Gene Page (track 11)
background vocals:
Nickolas Ashford (1967) (track 8)
Valerie Simpson (1967) (track 8)
The Andantes (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 1)
composer:
Nickolas Ashford (track 8)
Lamont Dozier (track 5)
Irving Gordon (track 12)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 5)
Smokey Robinson (track 9)
Arthur "T-Boy" Ross (track 14)
Valerie Simpson (track 8)
Leon Ware (track 17)
Ronald White (track 9)
conductor:
René Hall (1973-03-22) (track 1)
engineer:
William McMeekin (track 1)
Art Stewart (track 1)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967) (track 8)
The Funk Brothers (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1967) (track 8)
Tammi Terrell (1967) (track 8)
Marvin Gaye (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (1973-03-22) (track 1)
lyricist:
Nickolas Ashford (track 8)
Irving Gordon (track 12)
Smokey Robinson (track 9)
Valerie Simpson (track 8)
Leon Ware (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 17)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 5)
mixer:
Cal Harris (track 1)
Art Stewart (tracks 14, 17)
orchestra:
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
producer:
Hal Davis (tracks 10–11)
Ed Townsend (track 1)
Leon Ware (tracks 14, 17)
Norman Whitfield (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1–2)
vocals:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 3–4)
Tammi Terrell (tracks 4, 18)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (tracks 4, 20)
Thom Bell (tracks 10–11)
Johnny Bristol (track 18)
Odell Brown (00046218688) (track 2)
Vernon Bullock (track 18)
Linda Creed (tracks 10–11)
Harvey Fuqua (track 18)
David Ritz ("Sexual Healing" co-composer) (track 2)
Valerie Simpson (tracks 4, 20)
Barrett Strong (track 7)
Ed Townsend (track 1)
Norman Whitfield (track 7)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1–2)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1968) (track 8)
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 2)
publisher:
ABKCO Music, Inc. (this is a music publisher; for release labels, please use "ABKCO") (track 5)
Bourne Co. (track 12)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 2)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 1, 7, 9)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 4, 8)
Jobete Music Ltd (track 1)
Stone Agate Music (track 5)
Jobete Music Co. (1967) (track 8)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967) (track 8)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
mash-ups:
Shake Your Grapes by ccc (track 7)
remixes:
Let’s Get It On (single edit) by Marvin Gaye (track 1)
sampled by:
Fallin by Jay-Z & Marvin Gaye (track 4)
I'm Hot by Erick Sermon (track 2)
Say Hello by Jay-Z & Marvin Gaye (track 11)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 80) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 167) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 231) (track 2)
cover recording of:
My Girl (track 9)
You Are Everything (track 10)
is the basis for:
Fallin (track 4)
Hello Brooklyn 2.0 (track 2)
Say Hello (track 11)
Sexual Rapping (track 2)
later parody versions:
Mummo (track 9)
later translated versions:
Das kann doch nicht dein Ernst sein (I Heard It Through the Grapevine) (track 7)
later versions:
medley of:
Waiting for Jody (track 9)
recording of:
Sexual Healing (track 2)
The Onion Song (track 20)
Unforgettable (track 12)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine (1967-02-03 – 1967-04-10) (track 7)
Let’s Get It On (1973-03-22) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

mellotron:
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 2)
percussion [box drum]:
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
piano:
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 2)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
background vocals:
The Andantes (1971-03) (track 2)
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 2)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
Lem Barney (1971-05-06) (track 1)
Mel Farr (1971-05-06) (track 1)
composer:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 2, 4)
Carole King (track 17)
conductor:
David Van dePitte (1971-03) (track 2)
David Van dePitte (1971-05-06) (track 1)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1971-03) (track 2)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra (1971-05-06) (track 1)
The Funk Brothers (1971-05-06) (track 1)
lead vocals:
Marvin Gaye (1971-03) (track 2)
Marvin Gaye (1971-05-06) (track 1)
lyricist:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 2, 4)
Gerry Goffin (track 17)
mixer:
Lawrence Miles (track 2)
Lawrence Miles (1971-05-06) (tracks 1–2)
producer:
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1–2)
Mickey Gentile (track 17)
solo tenor saxophone:
Wild Bill Moore (jazz and R&B saxophonist) (1971-03) (track 2)
vocals:
Tammi Terrell (tracks 8, 11)
writer:
Nickolas Ashford (tracks 8, 11)
Renaldo Benson (track 1)
Janie Bradford (track 3)
Arthur Brooks (track 11)
Richard Brooks (track 11)
Jerry Butler (soul singer) (track 11)
Al Cleveland (track 1)
Lamont Dozier (track 16)
Marvin Gaye (tracks 1, 20)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 16)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 16)
Valerie Simpson (tracks 8, 11)
Barrett Strong (tracks 3, 20)
Norman Whitfield (tracks 3, 20)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1971) (track 2)
publisher:
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 1–2)
Sunflower Music Inc (publisher) (track 11)
Gladstone Music (1958 – ????) (track 11)
recorded at:
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-03) (track 2)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1971-05-06) (track 1)
mash-ups:
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 4) (track 1)
cover recording of:
later translated versions:
A schwera Fall (track 20)
recording of:
Got to Give It Up (track 4)
Your Precious Love (track 11)
Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (1971-03) (track 2)
What’s Going On (1971-05-06) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: UK: B0033WLG8W [info]