Bobby Taylor ‎– The Motown Anthology

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Motown ‎– 983 851-1, Spectrum Music (2) ‎– 983 851-1
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2 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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1.1 Does Your Mama Know About Me
Producer – Berry GordyWritten By – Tom Baird/Thomas ChongWritten-By – Thomas Chong, Tom Baird
1.2 So This Is Love
Producer – Berry GordyWritten-By – Tom Baird
1.3 I Am Your Man
Producer – Frank WilsonWritten-By – Nickolas Ashford/Valerie Simpson*
1.4 I Heard It Through The Grapevine
Producer – Norman WhitfieldWritten By – Barrett Strong/Norman WhitfieldWritten-By – Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield
1.5 Malinda
Written By – Al Cleveland/Terry Johnson/Smokey RobinsonWritten-By, Producer – Al Cleveland, Smokey Robinson, Terry Johnson
1.6 Fading Away
Producer – Berry GordyWritten By – Warren Moore/William 'Smokey' Robinson/Robert RogersWritten-By – Robert Rogers, William 'Smokey' Robinson*, Warren Moore
1.7 You Have Me Something (And Everything's Alright)
Written By – William E. Garrett/Albert Hamilton/Ronnie Savoy/Norma ToneyWritten-By – Albert Hamilton, Norma Toney, Ronnie Savoy, William E. Garrett*
1.8 It's Growing
Producer – Deke Richards, Hal Davis & Frank Wilson*Written By – Warren Moore/William 'Smokey' RobinsonWritten-By – William 'Smokey' Robinson*, Warren Moore
1.9 One Girl
Producer – Berry GordyWritten-By – Tom Baird
1.10 Try A Little Tenderness
Producer – Berry GordyWritten By – Harry Woods/James Campbell/Reg ConnellyWritten-By – Harry Woods (2), James Campbell, Reg Connelly*
1.11 Day By Day Or Never
Producer – Berry GordyWritten-By – Berry Gordy Jr.*
1.12 If You Love Her
Producer – Berry GordyWritten By – Tom Baird/Bobby TaylorWritten-By – Bobby Taylor, Tom Baird
1.13 Out In The Country
Producer – Ricky MatthewsWritten By – Ricky Matthews/Ronald Matlock/Roderick HarrisonWritten-By – Ricky Matthews, Roderick Harrison, Ronald Matlock*
1.14 Oh I've Been Bless'd
Producer – Frank WilsonWritten By – Frank Wilson/Lena MannsWritten-By – Frank Wilson, Lena Manns
1.15 How Long Has That Evening Train Been Gone
Producer – Frank WilsonWritten By – Frank Wilson/Pam SawyerWritten-By – Frank Wilson, Pam Sawyer
1.16 My Girl Has Gone
Producer – Richard Morris (2)Written By – Warren 'Pete' Moore/William 'Smokey' Robinson/Marv Tarplin/Ronald WhiteWritten-By – Marv Tarplin*, Ronald White, William 'Smokey' Robinson*, Warren 'Pete' Moore*
1.17 Eleanor Rigby
Producer – Bobby Taylor, Clay McMurrayWritten-By – Lennon/McCartney*
1.18 I Just Can't Carry On
Producer – Smokey RobinsonWritten By – Allen 'Bo' Story/Lawrence Brown/George GordyWritten-By – Allen 'Bo' Story*, George Gordy, Lawrence Brown (2)
1.19 I Need To Belong To Someone
Producer – Richard Morris (2)Written-By – Curtis Mayfield
1.20 Don't Be Afraid
Written-By, Producer – Richard Morris (2)
1.21 One Too Many Heartaches
Producer – Ivy Jo HunterWritten-By – Ivy Hunter*
1.22 It Should Have Been Me Loving Her
Producer – Allen Story, George GordyWritten By – Allen 'Bo' Story/Lawrence Brown/George GordyWritten-By – Allen 'Bo' Story*, George Gordy, Lawrence Brown (2)
1.23 Little Miss Sweetness
Producer – Deke Richards, Frank Wilson And Hal Davis*Written-By – William 'Smokey' Robinson*
1.24 Serve Yourself A Cup Of Happiness
Producer – William Weatherspoon And James Dean*Written By – James Dean/William Weatherspoon/Vernon BullockWritten-By – James Dean/William Weatherspoon*, Vernon Bullock
2.1 Blackmail
Arranged By – Paul RiserProducer – Henry CosbyWritten By – Pam Sawyer/LaVerne WareWritten-By – LeVerne Ware, Pam Sawyer
2.2 Hey Lordy
Arranged By – James Carmichael*Written By – G. Marcinello/Mel Larson/Jerry MarcellinoWritten-By, Producer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson
2.3 Just A Little Bit Closer
Arranged By – Gene PageProducer – Bobby Taylor, Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten By – Mel Larson/Jerry Marcellino/Pam SawyerWritten-By – Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson, Pam Sawyer
2.4 Memories*
Producer – Allen Story, George Gordy, Lawrence Brown (2)Written By – Lawrence Brown/Allen Story/Horgay Gordy/M. JohnsonWritten-By – Allen Story, Horgay Gordy, Lawrence Brown (2)
2.5 All I Need*
Producer – Deke Richards, Hal Davis & Frank Wilson*Written By – Frank Wilson/Edward Holland, Jr/R Dean TaylorWritten-By – Edward Holland, Jr*, Frank Wilson, R Dean Taylor*
2.6 Weekend Vacation*
Producer – Raynard MinerWritten By – James Dean/Raynard MinerWritten-By – James Dean (3), Raynard Miner
2.7 Soul Man*
Producer – Deke Richards, Hal Davis And Frank Wilson*Written-By – Isaac Hayes/David Porter*
2.8 Harlem*
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten-By – Bill Withers
2.9 Meeting Over Yonder*
Producer – Richard Morris (2)Written-By – Curtis Mayfield
2.10 I Should Have Known It Was You My Love*
Producer – George GordyWritten By – Allen Story/Horgay Gordy/Lawrence BrownWritten-By – Allen Story, Horgay Gordy, Lawrence Brown (2)
2.11 Sometimes I Wonder*
Producer – Richard Morris (2)Written-By – Curtis Mayfield
2.12 I Can Feel The Pain*
Producer – Ivy Jo Hunter, Lawrence PaytonWritten-By – Ivy Jo Hunter
2.13 A Little Too Much*
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten By – Horgay Gordy/Allen Story/Lawrence Brown/Linda BloverWritten-By – Allen Story, Horgay Gordy, Lawrence Brown (2), Linda Blover*
2.14 Two Sides Of Love*
Producer – Norman WhitfieldWritten By – Edward Holland, Jr/Norman Whitfield/Sylvia MoyWritten-By – Edward Holland, Jr*, Norman Whitfield, Sylvia Moy
2.15 Child Of Tears*
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten By – Mel Larson, Jerry Marcellino, Deke RichardsWritten-By [Uncredited] – Deke Richards, Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson
2.16 Further Up The Road*
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten By – Steve Hill/Fred KollerWritten-By – Fred Koller (2), Steve Hill (2)
2.17 Where Would I Be Without You Baby*
Producer – Clay McMurrayWritten By – Clay McMurray/Martin ColemanWritten-By – Clay McMurray, Martin Coleman*
2.18 Grandma's Hands*
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten-By – Bill Withers
2.19 In Other Words (Fly Me To The Moon)*
Producer – George GordyWritten-By – Bart Howard
2.20 Park St Bridge*
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten By – Mel Larson, Jerry MarcellinoWritten-By [Uncredited] – Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson
2.21 Look Before You Leap*
Producer – Berry GordyWritten-By – Thomas Chong
2.22 The Bigger You Love The Harder You Fall
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten By – Jerry Marcellino/Mel LarsonWritten-By – Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson
Ghost Track Chained (Live)
Producer – Unknown ArtistWritten-By – Frank Wilson

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Credits

  • Compilation ProducerPaul Nixon
  • Mastered ByGary Moore (2)
  • Mastered By [Analogue-to-digital Transfers]Kevin Reeves
  • Other [A&R and Co-ordination] – Lisa McErlain and Sharon Johnston
  • Other [Annotations and Vault Research by] – Andrew Skurow*
  • Other [Motown UK Catalogue Direction] – Daryl Easlea
  • Other [U.S. A&R] – Harry Weinger

Notes

* Previously unreleased

Compilation produced by Paul Nixon,
with thanks as always to Chris Jenner, Keith Hughes, Harry Weinger, Andy Skurow and to Miss Chris Clark for the use of her photographs.

Mastered by Gary Moore at Universal Studios, London. Analogue-to-Digital transfers from the original Motown master tapes by Kevin Reevs at Universal Mastering Studios-East.
Designed at Bold, London. Special thanks to Silvia Montello, Keith Hughes, Benita Kimera and John Lester.

<i>This compilation (P) 2006 Universal Music Operations Ltd. (C) 2006 Universal Music Operations Ltd. The copyright in these sound recordings is owned by Motown Record Company LP and is licensed to Universal Music Operations Ltd. All rights reserved. [...] A product of Universal Music Operations Ltd.
Marketed and distributed in the UK by Universal Music Group Company. Country of manufacture as stated on label.
SET: 983 851-1. CD1: 983 851-2. CD2: 983 851-3. BIEM/SABAM. LC5064. Made in the EU.</i>
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<b>Submitter's note: The information below, as well as the production and arrangement credits don't come with the CD. They were revealed by Paul Nixon in a discussion forum.</b>

Tracks 1.1-1.12 issued on Bobby Taylor And The Vancouvers. Issued in US as Gordy 930, September 1968. Issued in U.K. as Tamla Motown (S) TML 11093, March 1969
Tracks 1.13-1.23 issued on Taylor Made Soul. Issued in US as Gordy 942, July 1969. Issued in U.K. as Tamla Motown (S) TML 11125, April 1970
Track 1.24 previously unreleased. Working Part from Taylor Made Soul
Tracks 2.1-2.3 non-LP single only
Tracks 2.4-2.22 Previously unreleased

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 6 02498 38511 1
  • Barcode (Scanned): 602498385111
  • Label Code: LC 5064
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SABAM
  • Other (Individual no. CD1): 983 851-2
  • Other (Individual no. CD2): 983 851-3

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