Various ‎– Inner City Blues (The Music Of Marvin Gaye)

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1 Nona Gaye Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar – Wendy MelvoinBass Guitar – Me'Shell NdegéOcelloCo-producer – Wendy MelvoinCoordinator [Project] – Julie LarsonCymbal [Hit Hat] – Terri Linn Carrington*Drums, Drum Programming – Leonard "Len:De:Luxx"Croskey*, Noel "True" Truick*Engineer [Assistant] – Gabe Sutter*, Gabriele Chiesa, Tom BanghartKeyboards – Lisa ColemanManagement – Jabali HicksMixed By – Bob PowerPercussion – Daniel SadownickProducer – Me'Shell NdegéOcelloRecorded By – Bill Dooley, Rail RogutWritten-By – James Nyx, Marvin Gaye
2 Bono Save The Children
Backing Vocals – Louise McCormick (2), Paul BarrettEngineer [Mix] – Mark "Spike" Stent*Lead Vocals – BonoPiano, Strings, Vibraphone – Paul BarrettProducer – Bono, Nellee HooperProgrammed By – Marius de VriesRecorded By [STS Studios, Dublin] – Louise McCormick (2)Voice [Speaking From The Original Recording] – Marvin GayeWritten-By – Alfred Cleveland*, Marvin Gaye, Renaldo Benson
3 Boyz II Men Let's Get It On
Arranged By [Backing Vocals] – Keith Crouch, Shawn StockmanEngineer – Booker T. Jones IIIInstruments [All Live & Programmed] – Keith CrouchProducer [Remix] – Keith CrouchWritten-By – Ed Townsend, Marvin Gaye
4 Madonna With Massive Attack I Want You
Arranged By [Strings] – Craig ArmstrongEngineer – Mark "Spike" Stent*Keyboards [Additional] – Marius de VriesManagement – Mark Picken*, Tim Clark (9)Management [For Madonna] – DeMann EntertainmentPerformer [Massive Attack] – 3D - Del Naja*, Mushroom Vowles*, Daddy G Marshall*Producer – Nellee HooperVocals – MadonnaWritten-By – T-Boy Ross*, Leon Ware
5 Neneh Cherry Trouble Man
Backing Vocals – Julie Payne, Meryl Kenton Forbes*, Verna FrancisInstruments [All] – Mark SaundersMixed By – Booga Bear, Johnny Dollar*, Mark SaundersPiano [Additional] – Eagle-Eye CherryProducer – Booga Bear, Mark SaundersVocals – Neneh CherryWritten-By – Marvin Gaye
6 Lisa Stansfield Just To Keep You Satisfied
Engineer [Recording] – Aidan McGovernProducer, Arranged By – Ian DevaneyRemix – Leon WareVocals [All] – Lisa StansfieldWritten-By – Anna Gordy Gaye, Elgie Stover, Marvin Gaye
7 Stevie Wonder Stubborn Kind Of Fellow
Backing Vocals – For RealCo-producer [Associate Produced By] – Derrick PerkinsEngineer [Assistant] – Jim Champagne, R.R. HarlanEngineer, Mixed By – Ralph P. Sutton*Instruments [All] – Stevie WonderKeyboards [Additional] – Derrick PerkinsManagement [Stevland Morris Music Project Manager] – Stephanie AndrewsProducer, Arranged By – Stevie WonderProgrammed By – Derrick Perkins, Stevie WonderWritten-By – George Gordy, Marvin Gaye, William "Mickey" Stevenson*
8 Sounds Of Blackness God Is Love / Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
Arranged By – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisBacking Vocals – Angela Henderson, Billy Steele, Carrie Harrington, Cheryl Reeves*, Robert Jones*, Geoff Jones*, Greg Sears*, Jayne Bell*, Jennifer Whitlock, Kim Brown*, Alecia Russell*, Mike Bowens*, Pat Lacy*, Robert Edwards, Russell Knighton*, Wanda Lewis, Bill Smith*Bass – Mark HaynesExecutive-Producer – Jimmy Jam & Terry LewisGuitar – Mike Scott (7)Keyboards – Billy Steele, "Big Jim" Wright*Lead Vocals – Billy SteeleMixed By – Steve HodgeProducer – Gary D. Hines*Saxophone – Ken HolmenVocals [All] – Sounds Of BlacknessVocals [Step Out Group] – Ann Nesby, Carrie Harrington, Core Cotton, Kim Brown*, Libby Turner, Marie Graham, Pat Lacy*Written-By – Anna Gordy Gaye, Elgie Stover, James Nyx, Marvin Gaye
9 Speech Like Marvin Gaye Said (What's Going On)
Backing Vocals [Chant] – B.J. ThomasBass – Avery JohnsonDrums – DJ BrooksEngineer [Assistant] – Kevin ParkerLead Vocals, Backing Vocals, Tambourine, Keyboards – SpeechManagement – Ramon Hervey*Mixed By ["Like Marvin Gaye Said"] – Alvin Speights, SpeechOrgan [Solo] – Dave CooleyProducer – SpeechWritten-By – Alfred Cleveland*, Marvin Gaye, Renaldo Benson, Speech
10 Digable Planets Marvin, You're The Man
Acoustic Bass – Carl CarterDrums – Steven WilliamsGuitar – Abdulhameed ZuhriKeyboards – John Adams*Management – Brenda DashPercussion – Urban Sanchez*Producer – Ishmael ButlerRecorded By [Assistant], Mixed By [Assistant] – Brian Kincaid, Domenic "Sly" BarbaraRecorded By, Mixed By – David DarlingtonSaxophone – Chris Herbert (5)Trumpet – Gerald BrazelWritten-By – Craig Irving, Ishmael Butler, Kenneth Stover*, Marvin Gaye, Mary Ann Vieira

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Track 1: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Recorded at Soundcastle Studios and Brooklyn Studios, Los Angeles, CA. Mixed at Enterprise Studios.
Track 2: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Stone Agate Music (BMI). Recorded at STS Studios, Dublin.
Track 3: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). Recorded at DARP Studios, Doppler Studios and Patchwerk Recording Studio, Atlanta, and Stone Creek Studios, Philadelphia. Mixed at Studio 56, Hollywood.
Track 4: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Almo Music Corp. (ASCAP). Recorded at Wild Bunch Studio, Bristol U.K. and The Hit Factory, NYC.
Track 5: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Twentieth Century Music Corp. (ASCAP). Mixed at Metropolis Studios, London.
Track 6: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP).
Track 7: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Stone Agate Music (BMI). Recorded at Wonderland Studios, Los Angeles, CA. Mixed at Ocean Way Studios, Hollywood, CA.
Track 8: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Mixed at Flyte Tyme Studios, Edina, MN.
Track 9: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Stone Agate Music Division (BMI). Recorded and mixed at The Podium, Fayetteville, GA. Mixed at DARP Studios, Atlanta, GA.
Track 10: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) / Wide Groove Music / Gliro/EMI Music (BMI). Recorded and mixed at Soundtrack, NYC.

© 1995 Motown Record Company, L.P. ℗ 1995 Motown Record Company, L.P.
An original sound recording made by Motown Record Company, L.P.
Manufactured and distributed by PolyGram Group Canada Inc.
Made in Canada

Accompanying TV Special produced by Motown Productions in association with Good Karma Inc. Home Video distribution: PolyGram Home Video.

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  • Barcode: 7 31453-0452-2 4
  • Matrix / Runout: #951010XT 3145304522 MFG BY CINRAM
  • Mastering SID Code: none
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 6000
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
314 530 452-2 Various Inner City Blues: The Music Of Marvin Gaye(CD) Motown 314 530 452-2 Canada 1995 Sell This Version
530 452-2 Various Inner City Blues (The Music Of Marvin Gaye)(CD, Comp) Motown 530 452-2 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
530 452-4 Various Inner City Blues (The Music Of Marvin Gaye)(Cass, Album, Comp) Motown 530 452-4 Poland 1995 Sell This Version
37463-1377-2 Various / Marvin Gaye Various / Marvin Gaye - Inner City Blues: The Music Of Marvin Gaye(2xCD, Comp, Promo) Motown 37463-1377-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
1239 Various Inner City Blues: The Music Of Marvin Gaye (Cass, Comp, Unofficial) M Records (14) 1239 Poland 1995 Sell This Version