Various ‎– Dance Classics Volume 1&2

Label:
Arcade ‎– 110773
Series:
Dance Classics (9) – Volume 1&2
Format:
2 × CD, Compilation, Remastered
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1-1 Johnny Guitar Watson A Real Mother For Ya
Written-By – J. Watson*
5:00
1-2 Boz Scaggs Lowdown
Written-By – B. Scaggs*, D. Paich*
5:16
1-3 Brothers Johnson Strawberry Letter 23
Written-By – S. Otis*
5:04
1-4 Stretch Why Did You Do It
Written-By – Kirby*
3:52
1-5 George McCrae Rock Your Baby
Written-By – H.W. Casey/R. Finch*
6:20
1-6 Jesse Green Nice And Slow
Written-By – K. Gibson*
3:35
1-7 Wild Cherry Play That Funky Music
Written-By – R. Parissi*
4:54
1-8 Lou Rawls See You When I Git There
Written-By – K. Gamble / L. Huff*
4:24
1-9 Harold Melvin & The BlueNotes* Don't Leave Me This Way
Remix [Uncredited] – Tom MoultonWritten By – K. Gamble/L. Huff/C. Gilbert/N. HarrisWritten-By – C. Gilbert*, K. Gamble / L. Huff*, N. Harris*
10:59
1-10 Isaac Hayes Theme From "Shaft"
Written-By – I. Hayes*
4:35
1-11 Archie Bell & The Drells Tighten Up
Written-By – A. Bell*, K. Gamble / L. Huff*
2:36
1-12 Sam & Dave Soul Man
Written By – I. Hayes / D. PorterWritten-By – D. Porter*, I. Hayes*
2:35
1-13 Candi Staton Young Hearts Run Free
Written-By – D. Crawford*
3:49
1-14 KC & The Sunshine Band That's The Way (I Like It)
Written-By – H.W. Casey/R. Finch*
5:06
2-1 James Brown Sex Machine
Written By – J. Brown / B. Byrd / R. LenhoffWritten-By – B. Byrd*, J. Brown*, R. Lenhoff*
5:04
2-2 People's Choice Do It Any Way You Wanna
Written-By – L.A. Huff*
3:14
2-3 Earth, Wind & Fire Saturday Nite
Written By – M. White/A. McKayWritten-By – A. McKay*, M. White*
4:02
2-4 Emotions* Best Of My Love
Written By – M. White / A. McKayWritten-By – A. McKay*, M. White*
3:40
2-5 Sister Sledge Lost In Music
Remix [Uncredited] – Nile RodgersWritten-By – B. Edwards / N. Rodgers*
6:43
2-6 Shalamar The Second Time Around
Written-By – Sylvers*, Shelby*
7:15
2-7 Donna Summer I Feel Love
Written-By – Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder, Pete Bellotte
8:13
2-8 Barry White Let The Music Play
Written-By – B. White*
6:06
2-9 The Real Thing You To Me Are Everything
Written-By – K. Gold*, M. Denne*
6:05
2-10 Bill Withers Lovely Day
Written-By – B. Withers*, S. Scarborough*
4:08
2-11 O'Jays* Back Stabbers
Written-By – L. Huff*, G. McFadden / J. Whitehead*
3:06
2-12 LaBelle Voulez-Vous Coucher Avec Moi? (Lady Marmelade)
Written-By – B. Crew*, K. Nolan*
3:56
2-13 The Temptations Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
Written By – Whitfield/StrongWritten-By – B. Strong*, N. Whitfield*
6:52
2-14 Philadelphia International All Stars Let's Clean Up The Ghetto
Written By – K. Gamble / L. Huff/C. GilbertWritten-By – C. Gilbert*, K. Gamble / L. Huff*
8:38

Notes

This compilation:
(P) & (C) 2000 Roadrunner Arcade Music
Marketed by Roadrunner Arcade Music

2000 re-release of Dance Classics - Volume 1 & Dance Classics - Volume 2.

Differences between old and new version:
1-6: is still a remix, but different from the 1988 release.
2-7: Donna Summer "Could It Be Magic" -> Donna Summer "I Feel Love".
2-13: Bee Gees "Jive Talking" -> Temptations "Papa Was A Rollin' Stone".

About the music:
1-3 is different from the album version.
1-4 is not the original 1976 single.
1-6 is not the original 1976 single.
1-9 is a 1977 remix made by Tom Moulton.
1-12 is not the original Stax/Volt single, but a very resembling remaster.
2-1 leaves out the spoken intro.
2-5 is not the original 1979 version, but a 1984 remix by Nile Rodgers.
2-7 is the original 12" version.
2-9 is not the original 1976 version, but a 1986 remix.
2-14 is the full length version.

About the credits:
1-9: artist name conflict:
on back cover: "Harold Melvin & The BlueNotes"
in inlay booklet: "Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes" (extra space).
1-10: title on release has double quotes surrounding "Shaft" (song is usually spelt without quotes).
1-12: title on release is concatenated: "Soulman".
1-14: title on release has no brackets: "That's The Way I Like It".
2-2: title on release is concatenated: "Do It Anyway You Wanna".
2-10: year miscredited as 1988 (song is from 1977).
2-12: artist credited as "Labelle"; songwriter specified as "B. Crew".

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