Various ‎– The Ultimate Rarities Collection 1: Motown Sings Motown Treasures

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Motown ‎– 314 530 960-2
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1 The Jackson 5 You've Really Got A Hold On Me
Producer – Bobby TaylorWritten-By – William "Smokey" Robinson*
2:51
2 David Ruffin I Want You Back
Producer – Clay McMurrayWritten-By – The Corporation (2)
2:50
3 Isley Brothers* How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
Producer – Brian Holland and Lamont Dozier*Written-By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
2:57
4 The Velvelettes Everybody Needs Love
Producer – Norman WhitfieldWritten-By – Edward Holland, Jr., Norman Whitfield
3:19
5 Marvin Gaye My Girl
Mixed By – Roger NicholsProducer – Mickey GentileWritten-By – Ronald White, William "Smokey" Robinson*
2:41
6 Fantastic Four If This World Were Mine
Producer – Clay McMurrayWritten-By – Marvin Gaye
2:49
7 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles* I Heard It Through The Grapevine
Producer – Norman WhitfieldWritten-By – Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield
2:54
8 Kim Weston Stop! In The Name Of Love
Producer – Brian Holland and Lamont Dozier*Written-By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
3:58
9 Diana Ross & The Supremes* In My Lonely Room
Producer – Brian Holland and Lamont Dozier*Written-By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
2:25
10 The Originals Come See About Me
Producer – Clarence PaulWritten-By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
2:46
11 The Spinners* The Girl's Alright With Me
Producer – Norman WhitfieldWritten-By – Eddie Kendricks, Edward Holland, Jr., Norman Whitfield
3:25
12 Jimmy Ruffin Too Busy Thinking About My Baby
Backing Vocals – The TemptationsProducer – Norman WhitfieldWritten-By – Barrett Strong, Janie Bradford, Norman Whitfield
2:45
13 The Contours What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted
Producer – James Dean and William Weatherspoon*Written-By – James Dean (3), Paul Riser, William Weatherspoon
2:52
14 Gladys Knight & The Pips* I'm Gonna Make You Love Me
Producer – Clay McMurrayWritten-By – Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff*, Jerry Ross
3:38
15 Stevie Wonder I Hear A Symphony
Producer – Henry CosbyWritten-By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
2:41
16 Blinky The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game
Producer – Al Cleveland, Terry JohnsonWritten-By – William "Smokey" Robinson*
3:00
17 The Temptations Truly Yours
Producer – Ivy Jo HunterWritten-By – Ivy Jo Hunter, William "Mickey" Stevenson*
3:14
18 The Underdogs (3) The Way You Do The Things You Do
Producer – Norman WhitfieldWritten-By – Robert Rogers, William "Smokey" Robinson*
2:42
19 Diana Ross & The Supremes* Can I Get A Witness
Producer – Frank Wilson and Hal Davis*Written-By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
2:52
20 Martha & The Vandellas* Forever
Producer – Brian Holland and Lamont Dozier*Written-By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier and Freddie Gorman*
2:29
21 The Temptations My Smile Is Just A Frown (Turned Upside Down)
Producer – Smokey RobinsonWritten-By – Janie Bradford, William "Smokey" Robinson*, William "Mickey" Stevenson*
3:14

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UPC# 731453096028
This compilation ©(p) 1998 Motown Record Company, L.P., a Polygram Company
Digitally Remastered using 96k/24-Bit technology at Polygram Studios
Photographs courtesy of the Motown Archives

All performances previously unreleased except tracks 5, 17 and 19 as noted.
All songs originally recorded at Motown Studios, 2648 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI. except tracks 5 and 19 as noted.
All songs are original Hitsville U.S.A. mixes transferred from the original Detroit analog reels, except track 5, mixed by Roger Nichols, at Sound Works West, West Hollywood, CA. 1990.
All songs are mono except tracks 2, 5, 6, 14 and 19.

Note: Hip-O Select released the Limited Edition double-CD "Motown Sings Motown Treasures Volumes 1 & 2" (Hip-O Select B0003619-02) in early 2005 (2005-01-12), adding an additional two dozen tracks. The double-CD release includes all the tracks listed in this release.

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