Aretha Franklin ‎– The Best Of Aretha Franklin

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Atlantic ‎– QD8305, Atlantic ‎– QD 8305
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Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Quadraphonic, RI - PRC Richmond Press
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A1 Respect
Arranged By [Horns] – Arif Mardin, King Curtis, Tom DowdEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Tom DowdProducer – Jerry WexlerWritten-By – Otis Redding
2:24
A2 Baby, I Love You
Arranged By [Horns] – Arif MardinEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Tom DowdProducer – Jerry WexlerWritten-By – Ronny Shannon*
2:46
A3 Chain Of Fools
Engineer [Recording Engineer] – Tom DowdProducer – Jerry WexlerWritten-By – Don Covay
4:22
A4 Rock Steady
Arranged By [Horns] – Tom DowdEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Chuck Kirkpatrick, Howie Albert*, Ron AlbertProducer – Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler, Tom DowdWritten-By – Aretha Franklin
4:19
A5 Spanish Harlem
Arranged By [Strings & Horns] – Arif MardinEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Chuck Kirkpatrick, Ron AlbertProducer – Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler, Tom DowdWritten-By – Jerry Leiber, Phil Spector
3:40
A6 Don't Play That Song
Arranged By [Horns] – Tom DowdArranged By [Strings] – Arif MardinEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Chuck Kirkpatrick, Ron AlbertProducer – Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler, Tom DowdWritten-By – Ahmet Ertegun, Betty Nelson
2:48
B1 Dr. Feelgood
Arranged By [Horns] – Arif Mardin, King Curtis, Tom DowdEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Tom DowdProducer – Jerry WexlerWritten-By – Aretha Franklin, Ted White
3:18
B2 Day Dreaming
Arranged By [Horns & Woodwinds] – Arif MardinEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Chuck Kirkpatrick, Howie Albert*, Ron AlbertProducer – Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler, Tom DowdWritten-By – Aretha Franklin
3:49
B3 I Say A Little Prayer
Engineer [Recording Engineer] – Tom DowdProducer – Jerry WexlerWritten-By – Burt Bacharach - Hal David*
3:22
B4 (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
Arranged By [Strings & Horns] – Ralph BurnsEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Tom DowdProducer – Jerry WexlerWritten-By – King*, Goffin*, Wexler*
2:43
B5 Call Me
Arranged By [Strings & Horns] – Arif MardinEngineer [Recording Engineer] – Chuck Kirkpatrick, Lew Hahn, Ron AlbertProducer – Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler, Tom DowdWritten-By – Aretha Franklin
3:42
B6 Bridge Over Troubled Water
Engineer [Recording Engineer] – Gene PaulProducer – Arif Mardin, Jerry Wexler, Tom DowdWritten-By – Paul Simon
5:30

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Credits

  • Artwork By [Cover Art] – Aretha Franklin
  • Design [Album Design]Loring Eutemey
  • Engineer [Quadraphonic Mastering]DWJ*
  • Remix [Remixed For Quadradisc By]Tom Dowd

Notes

PRC Recording Company, Richmond, IN pressing denoted by RI plant code on labels.
QuadraDisc CD-4 release.

A1 to A3, B1, A3, B4, B6 Recorded at Atlantic Recording Studios, New York, N.Y.
A4 to A6, B2, B5 Recorded at Criteria Studios, Miami, Fla.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): QD-A-732849RI
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): QD-A-732850RI
  • Matrix / Runout (Scribed in runout A, Variation 1): QD-A732849RI PR DWJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Scribed in runout B, Variation 1): QD-A732850RI PR DWJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Scribed in runout A, Variation 2): QDA-732849AB 1-1 AT/JVC PR D
  • Matrix / Runout (Scribed in runout B, Variation 2): QDA 732850B 1-11 AT/JVC PR D
  • Pressing Plant ID (Labels ): RI
  • Pressing Plant ID (Runouts): PR
  • Price Code (Spine): 0698
  • Rights Society (A1 to B2, B4 to B6): BMI
  • Rights Society (B3): ASCAP

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ATLQ 8305-QR Aretha Franklin The Best Of Aretha Franklin(Reel, Comp, Quad) Atlantic ATLQ 8305-QR US 1973 Sell This Version
RHM2 8305 Aretha Franklin The Best Of Aretha Franklin(DVD-V, Comp, Quad, Multichannel, NTSC) Rhino Handmade, Atlantic RHM2 8305 US 2010 Sell This Version
QT 8305 Aretha Franklin The Best Of Aretha Franklin(8-Trk, Comp, Quad) Atlantic QT 8305 US 1973 Sell This Version
QD 8305 Aretha Franklin The Best Of Aretha Franklin(LP, Comp, Quad) Atlantic QD 8305 UK 1973 Sell This Version

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