Various Artists: Motown: The Complete No. 1s

Motown: The Complete No. 1s

Various Artists

  • US $155.99  

  • Release Date 28 June 2019
  • In Stock
Product code
7747637-UK
Format
CD Box Set
Label
UMC-Island

Motown: The Complete No. 1’s includes Motown’s biggest hits in one special 11-CD package featuring classic songs that were No. 1 on multiple charts in the U.S. and around the world.

Artists include Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Stevie Wonder, the Supremes, the Temptations, the Jackson 5, the Commodores, Gladys Knight & the Pips, the Four Tops, Boyz II Men, and many more. Housed in a replica of the original Hitsville Motown building, the box also includes a 100-page photo book with an introduction by Smokey Robinson, who was responsible for 20 Motown No. 1’s, plus rare and classic images and detailed annotations. Updated for Motown’s 60thin 2019, the set also includes 12 bonus tracks – the songs whose cover versions were No. 1, from Martha & the Vandellas’ “Dancing in the Street” (No. 1 for David Bowie and Mick Jagger) to Stevie Wonder’s original “Pastime Paradise” (adopted as Coolio feat. L.V.’s “Gangsta’s Paradise,”) Disc 11 is a newly curated bonus disc featuring updated No. 1’s and bonus tracks.

Includes a 100-page photo book with an introduction by Smokey Robinson, who was responsible for 20 Motown No. 1’s, plus rare and classic images and detailed annotations.

Tracklist
CD 1
1 Shop Around - Miracles (featuring Bill “Smokey” Robinson)  
2 Please Mr. Postman – The Marvelettes  
3 Do You Love Me – The Contours  
4 You Beat Me To The Punch – Mary Wells  
5 Two Lovers - Mary Wells  
6 You've Really Got A Hold On Me – The Miracles  
7 Fingertips - Part 2 - Little Stevie Wonder  
8 Heat Wave - Martha & The Vandellas  
9 The Way You Do the Things You Do - The Temptations  
10 My Guy - Mary Wells  
11 Where Did Our Love Go - The Supremes  
12 Baby Love - The Supremes  
13 Come See About Me - The Supremes  
14 My Girl – The Temptations  
15 Shotgun - Jr. Walker & The All-Stars  
16 Stop! In The Name of Love - The Supremes  
17 I'll Be Doggone - Marvin Gaye  
18 Back In My Arms Again - The Supremes  
19 I Can't Help Myself - Four Tops  
20 I Hear A Symphony - The Supremes  
21 Ain't That Peculiar - Marvin Gaye  
22 Uptight (Everything's Alright) - Stevie Wonder  
23 Get Ready – The Temptations  
24 Dancing in the Street - Martha & The Vandellas  
25 How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) - Marvin Gaye  
26 This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak For You) - Isley Brothers  
27 Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home) - Marvin Gaye  
Tracklist
CD 2
1 Ain't Too Proud To Beg – The Temptations  
2 Blowin' In The Wind - Stevie Wonder  
3 You Can't Hurry Love - The Supremes  
4 Beauty Is Only Skin Deep – The Temptations  
5 Reach Out, I'll Be There - Four Tops  
6 You Keep Me Hangin' On - The Supremes  
7 (I Know) I'm Losing You – The Temptations  
8 The Hunter Gets Captured By the Game - The Marvelettes  
9 Love Is Here And Now You're Gone - The Supremes  
10 Jimmy Mack - Martha & The Vandellas  
11 The Happening - The Supremes  
12 I Was Made To Love Her - Stevie Wonder  
13 I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Gladys Knight & The Pips  
14 I Second That Emotion - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles  
15 I Wish It Would Rain – The Temptations  
16 Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day - Stevie Wonder  
17 Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell  
18 I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) — The Temptations  
19 You’re All I Need To Get By — Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell  
20 Love Child — Diana Ross & The Supremes  
21 For Once In My Life — Stevie Wonder  
22 I Heard It Through The Grapevine — Marvin Gaye  
23 I’m Gonna Make You Love Me — Diana Ross & The Supremes & The Temptations  
24 What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted — Jimmy Ruffin  
25 You’ve Made Me So Very Happy — Brenda Holloway  
Tracklist
CD 3
1 Runaway Child, Running Wild – The Temptations  
2 Too Busy Thinking About My Baby - Marvin Gaye  
3 What Does It Take (To Win Your Love) - Jr. Walker & The All-Stars  
4 I Can't Get Next To You – The Temptations  
5 Baby I'm For Real – The Originals  
6 Someday We'll Be Together - Diana Ross & The Supremes  
7 I Want You Back - The Jackson 5  
8 Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday - Stevie Wonder  
9 ABC – The Jackson 5  
10 Reach Out and Touch (Somebody's Hand) - Diana Ross  
11 It's All In the Game - Four Tops  
12 The Love You Save – The Jackson 5  
13 Get Ready – Rare Earth  
14 Ball of Confusion (That's What the World is Today) – The Temptations  
15 Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours) - Stevie Wonder  
16 War - Edwin Starr  
17 The Tears of A Clown [U.K. Version]- Smokey Robinson & The Miracles  
18 Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Diana Ross  
19 I'll Be There – The Jackson 5  
20 Heaven Help Us All - Stevie Wonder  
21 The Tears of A Clown, The [U.S. version] - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles  
22 Stoned Love - The Supremes  
23 If I Were Your Woman - Gladys Knight & The Pips  
Tracklist
CD 4
1 Mama's Pearl – The Jackson 5  
2 Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) – The Temptations  
3 What's Going On - Marvin Gaye  
4 Never Can Say Goodbye – The Jackson 5  
5 Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) - Marvin Gaye  
6 I'm Still Waiting - Diana Ross  
7 Smiling Faces Sometimes – The Undisputed Truth  
8 Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) - Marvin Gaye  
9 Got To Be There - Michael Jackson  
10 Rockin' Robin - Michael Jackson  
11 I Wanna Be Where You Are - Michael Jackson  
12 Ben - Michael Jackson  
13 Papa Was A Rollin' Stone – The Temptations  
14 Superstition - Stevie Wonder  
15 Neither One Of Us (Wants To Be The First To Say Goodbye) - Gladys Knight & The Pips  
16 Masterpiece – The Temptations  
17 You Are The Sunshine of My Life - Stevie Wonder  
18 Touch Me In The Morning - Diana Ross  
19 Let's Get It On - Marvin Gaye  
Tracklist
CD 5
1 Higher Ground - Stevie Wonder  
2 Keep On Truckin' (Part 1) - Eddie Kendricks  
3 Living For The City - Stevie Wonder  
4 Let Your Hair Down – The Temptations  
5 Boogie Down - Eddie Kendricks  
6 Last Time I Saw Him - Diana Ross  
7 Dancing Machine – The Jackson 5  
8 Do It Baby – The Miracles  
9 You Haven't Done Nothin' - Stevie Wonder  
10 Boogie On Reggae Woman - Stevie Wonder  
11 Happy People – The Temptations  
12 Shoeshine Boy - Eddie Kendricks  
13 Shakey Ground – The Temptations  
14 Baby That's Backatcha - Smokey Robinson  
15 Slippery When Wet – The Commodores  
16 Forever Came Today - Jackson 5  
17 Walk Away From Love - David Ruffin  
18 Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To?) - Diana Ross  
19 Devil in the Bottle - T.G. Sheppard  
20 Tryin' To Beat the Morning Home - T.G. Sheppard  
Tracklist
CD 6
1 Love Machine (Part 1) – The Miracles  
2 Love Hangover - Diana Ross  
3 I Want You - Marvin Gaye  
4 Just To Be Close To You – The Commodores  
5 Down To Love Town – The Originals  
6 Don't Leave Me This Way - Thelma Houston  
7 I Wish - Stevie Wonder  
8 Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1) - Marvin Gaye  
9 Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder  
10 Easy – The Commodores  
11 You Can't Turn Me Off (In the Middle of Turning Me On) - High Inergy  
12 Too Hot Ta Trot – The Commodores  
13 You And I - Rick James  
14 Three Times A Lady – The Commodores  
15 The Boss - Diana Ross  
16 Sail On – The Commodores  
17 Still – The Commodores  
18 Send One Your Love - Stevie Wonder  
19 Pastime Paradise - Stevie Wonder  
Tracklist
CD 7
1 Cruisin' - Smokey Robinson  
2 Let's Get Serious - Jermaine Jackson  
3 I'm Coming Out - Diana Ross  
4 Upside Down - Diana Ross  
5 Master Blaster (Jammin') - Stevie Wonder  
6 Being With You - Smokey Robinson  
7 Give It To Me Baby - Rick James  
8 Super Freak - Rick James  
9 One Day In Your Life - Michael Jackson  
10 Endless Love - Diana Ross And Lionel Richie  
11 Lady (You Bring Me Up) – The Commodores  
12 That Girl - Stevie Wonder  
13 Let It Whip - Dazz Band  
14 I've Never Been To Me - Charlene  
15 Do I Do - Stevie Wonder  
16 Lately - Stevie Wonder  
Tracklist
CD 8
1 Truly - Lionel Richie  
2 You Are - Lionel Richie  
3 My Love - Lionel Richie  
4 All This Love - DeBarge  
5 Cold Blooded - Rick James  
6 All Night Long (All Night) - Lionel Richie  
7 Time Will Reveal - DeBarge  
8 Somebody's Watching Me - Rockwell  
9 Hello - Lionel Richie  
10 Stuck On You - Lionel Richie  
11 I Just Called To Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder  
12 Penny Lover - Lionel Richie  
13 Nightshift – The Commodores  
14 In My House - Mary Jane Girls  
15 Rhythm of The Night - DeBarge  
16 Glow - Rick James  
17 You Wear It Well - El DeBarge with DeBarge  
18 Don't Look Any Further - Dennis Edwards featuring Seidah Garrett  
Tracklist
CD 9
1 Part-Time Lover - Stevie Wonder  
2 Say You, Say Me - Lionel Richie  
3 Go Home - Stevie Wonder  
4 If You Should Ever Be Lonely - Val Young  
5 Overjoyed - Stevie Wonder  
6 Who's Johnny - El DeBarge  
7 Dancing On The Ceiling - Lionel Richie  
8 Love Will Conquer All - Lionel Richie  
9 Ballerina Girl - Lionel Richie  
10 Just To See Her - Smokey Robinson  
11 Tina Cherry - Georgio  
12 Skeletons - Stevie Wonder  
13 You Will Know - Stevie Wonder  
14 Dial My Heart - The Boys  
15 Lucky Charm - The Boys  
16 Girl I Got My Eyes On You - Today  
17 Where Do We Go From Here - Stacey Lattisaw with special guest Johnny Gill  
18 Dreamin' - The Guinn Family  
Tracklist
CD 10
1 Rub You The Right Way - Johnny Gill  
2 My My My - Johnny Gill  
3 Crazy - The Boys  
4 Wrap My Body Tight - Johnny Gill  
5 It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday - Boyz II Men  
6 I Love Your Smile - Shanice  
7 Uhh Ahh - Boyz II Men  
8 Do It To Me - Lionel Richie  
9 End of The Road - Boyz II Men  
10 I'll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men  
11 On Bended Knee - Boyz II Men  
12 Take Me Higher - Diana Ross  
13 4 Seasons of Loneliness - Boyz II Men  
14 A Song For Mama - Boyz II Men  
15 Stay – The Temptations  
16 Liar - Profyle  
17 Bag Lady - Erykah Badu  
Tracklist
CD 11 (Bonus Disc)
1 Who's Lovin' You — The Miracles  
2 Who's Lovin' You — The Jackson 5  
3 Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town — The Jackson 5  
4 For Your Love — Stevie Wonder  
5 Ain't No Mountain High Enough 2017 Remix — Diana Ross  
6 I'm Coming Out/Upside Down 2018 Mix— Diana Ross