100 Hits: Northern Soul

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
One of the more useful and focused sets in the Demon label's 100 Hits series, 100 Hits: Northern Soul functions as cheap, exhaustive way to get one's feet wet with quality late-'60s R&B that for the most part went overlooked by the mainstream. All the selections are the original studio recordings, even though the packaging and price might give one the impression that he or she is about to be had. There's plenty to enjoy here, along with many essentials, including Barbara Acklin's "Am I the Same Girl," Freda Payne's "Band of Gold," Willie Mitchell's "That Driving Beat," Willie Hutch's "Lucky to Be Loved by You," and Tyrone Davis' "Turn Back the Hands of Time." Even if ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
One of the more useful and focused sets in the Demon label's 100 Hits series, 100 Hits: Northern Soul functions as cheap, exhaustive way to get one's feet wet with quality late-'60s R&B that for the most part went overlooked by the mainstream. All the selections are the original studio recordings, even though the packaging and price might give one the impression that he or she is about to be had. There's plenty to enjoy here, along with many essentials, including Barbara Acklin's "Am I the Same Girl," Freda Payne's "Band of Gold," Willie Mitchell's "That Driving Beat," Willie Hutch's "Lucky to Be Loved by You," and Tyrone Davis' "Turn Back the Hands of Time." Even if you enjoy only ten of these songs, you've paid the price of one midline CD.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/27/2009
  • Label: 100 Hits
  • UPC: 654378703720
  • Catalog Number: 7870372

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Out on the Floor - Dobie Gray (2:54)
  2. 2 What - Judy Street (2:15)
  3. 3 Moonlight, Music and You - Laura Greene (2:31)
  4. 4 The Snake - Al Wilson (3:28)
  5. 5 Am I the Same Girl - Barbara Acklin (2:57)
  6. 6 Love on a Mountain Top - Robert Knight (2:29)
  7. 7 Shake a Tail Feather - James & Bobby Purify (2:06)
  8. 8 My Love Keeps Getting Stronger - Gloria Edwards (2:14)
  9. 9 If You Can't Say Anything Nice - Gia Mateo (2:00)
  10. 10 Love Is After Me - Charlie Rich (2:33)
  11. 11 The Who Who Song - Jackie Wilson (2:49)
  12. 12 (Blame It) On the Pony Express - Johnny Johnson & The Bandwagon (3:04)
  13. 13 I Don't Want to Discuss It - Little Richard (2:17)
  14. 14 Don't Pity Me - Sue Lynne (2:37)
  15. 15 I'm So Glad I Got You - The Persuaders (4:30)
  16. 16 Breakin' Down the Walls of Heartache - The Bandwagon (2:35)
  17. 17 You're Gonna Make Me Love You - Sandi Sheldon (2:55)
  18. 18 That's Enough - Roscoe Robinson (2:41)
  19. 19 Hold on to My Baby - The Cavaliers (2:31)
  20. 20 I Don't Want to Talk About It - Nancy Ames (2:04)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Band of Gold - Freda Payne (2:54)
  2. 2 Give Me Just a Little More Time - Chairmen of the Board (2:40)
  3. 3 I Get the Sweetest Feeling - Jackie Wilson (2:52)
  4. 4 Sliced Tomatoes - The Just Brothers (2:21)
  5. 5 Turn Back the Hands of Time - Tyrone Davis (2:54)
  6. 6 Love Makes a Woman - Barbara Acklin (2:55)
  7. 7 That Driving Beat - Willie Mitchell (2:07)
  8. 8 Lonely Girl - Gloria Edwards (1:56)
  9. 9 Branded - Robert Knight (2:52)
  10. 10 You've Got Your Mind on Other Things - Beverly Ann (2:17)
  11. 11 I'd Like to Know - Sharon Scott (2:30)
  12. 12 I've Gotta Know Right Now - Rose Valentine (2:27)
  13. 13 Trying to Find My Woman - Lou Courtney (2:25)
  14. 14 A Little Bit of Something (Beats a Whole Lot of Nothing) - Little Richard (3:01)
  15. 15 Mr. Big Shot - Gene Chandler (2:10)
  16. 16 I Just Can't Say Goodbye - Philly Devotions (3:11)
  17. 17 More Today Than Yesterday - Spiral Starecase (2:49)
  18. 18 Honest to Goodness - Herb Ward (2:49)
  19. 19 Get It Baby - Stanley Mitchell (2:31)
  20. 20 Let Me Come Back - Walter Jackson (2:49)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Whispers (Getting Louder) - Erma Franklin (2:18)
  2. 2 (You've Got Me) Dangling on a String - Chairmen of the Board (2:56)
  3. 3 I Can't Help Loving You - Paul Anka (2:36)
  4. 4 Turnin' My Heartbeat Up - The M.V.P.'s (2:15)
  5. 5 Don't Leave Me - Al Greene & the Soul Mates (2:17)
  6. 6 Everybody's Goin' to the Love-In - Bob Brady & the Con Chords (2:47)
  7. 7 He's Coming Home - Beverly Ann (2:37)
  8. 8 I'll Never Forget You - The Metros (2:06)
  9. 9 Let Love Come Between Us - James & Bobby Purify (2:23)
  10. 10 Look What You've Done to My Heart - The Shirelles (3:10)
  11. 11 Change Your Ways - Willie Kendrick (2:25)
  12. 12 Please Stay - The Ivories (2:28)
  13. 13 It's Better - Sharon Scott (2:13)
  14. 14 I Need You - Shane Martin (2:05)
  15. 15 Born a Loser - Don-Ray (1:44)
  16. 16 Dearly Beloved - Jack Montgomery (2:39)
  17. 17 Eternally - The Charmaines (2:23)
  18. 18 Right Track - Billy Butler (2:26)
  19. 19 What's It Gonna Be - Susan Barrett (2:13)
  20. 20 Nothing But Heartaches (Keep Haunting Me) - The Artistics (2:09)
Disc 4
  1. 1 I Go to Pieces (Everytime...) - Gerri Granger (2:31)
  2. 2 Since I Found My Baby - The Metros (2:34)
  3. 3 Too Darn Soulful - Morris Chestnut (2:28)
  4. 4 Save My Love for a Rainy Day - The Van Dykes (2:42)
  5. 5 I Still Love You - The Seven Souls (2:24)
  6. 6 Blowing Up My Mind - The Exciters (2:47)
  7. 7 If You Loved Me - Peggy March (2:40)
  8. 8 Black-Eyed Girl - Billy Thompson (1:55)
  9. 9 Gotta Find Me a Lover - Erma Franklin (2:14)
  10. 10 I'm Just a Man - Insiders (2:40)
  11. 11 One Way Ticket - Tyrone Davis (2:30)
  12. 12 Have More Time - Marvin Smith (2:15)
  13. 13 Walk Like a Man - Johnny Moore (2:26)
  14. 14 Burning Touch of Love - Billy Butler (2:09)
  15. 15 Some Things Are Better Left Unsaid - Ketty Lester (2:14)
  16. 16 Ain't No Soul (Left in These Old Shoes) - Major Lance (2:20)
  17. 17 Shing-a-Ling - Cooperettes (2:30)
  18. 18 Help Me (Get Myself Back Together Again) - The Spellbinders (2:24)
  19. 19 Gonna Get Along Without You Now - The Vibration (2:11)
  20. 20 You Can't Bypass Love - Willie Kendrick (2:26)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Crackin' Up Over You - Roy Hamilton (2:19)
  2. 2 Soul Time - Shirley Ellis (2:39)
  3. 3 Panic - Reparata & the Delrons (2:11)
  4. 4 That's What I Want to Know - James Carr (1:56)
  5. 5 I'll Always Need You - Dean Courtney (2:08)
  6. 6 Hearts Desire - Bill Bush (2:37)
  7. 7 I'm Waiting - Bill Bush (2:13)
  8. 8 Baby Boy - Fred Hughes (2:50)
  9. 9 Just Can't Get Away - Willie Hutch (2:30)
  10. 10 Lucky to Be Loved by You - Willie Hutch (2:51)
  11. 11 Cause You're Mine - Porgy & The Monarchs (2:11)
  12. 12 That Girl - Porgy & The Monarchs (2:01)
  13. 13 Love Uprising - Otis Leavill (2:37)
  14. 14 You Don't Want Me No More - Kenny Carter (2:12)
  15. 15 What's That on Your Finger? - Kenny Carter (2:35)
  16. 16 I Worship You Baby - Johnny Jones & the King Casuals (2:23)
  17. 17 Purple Haze - The Masquerades (3:19)
  18. 18 Do You Love Me Baby - The Masquerades (2:08)
  19. 19 Time Will Pass You By - Tobi Legend (3:05)
  20. 20 Long After Tonight Is Over - Jimmy Radcliffe (2:26)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Jerry Butler Composer
Burt Bacharach Composer
Lamont Dozier Composer
Dino Fekaris Composer
Kenny Gamble Composer
Jimi Hendrix Composer
Eddie Holland Composer
Brian Holland Composer
Norman Whitfield Composer
Randazzo Composer
Greenaway Composer
Nickolas Ashford Composer
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