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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Marvin Gaye was one of those artists who could sing a grocery list and make it sound soulful, balanced, and brilliant, and his hushed, nuanced vocal work in the recording studio is always a marvel -- he knew how to work a studio mike for shading and feel like few others could. This single-disc compilation has several of his best tracks from all parts of his career, including "Pride and Joy," "Ain't That Peculiar," the iconic and still stunning "I Heard It Through the Grapevine," the wise, elegant, and majestic "What's Going On," the dancefloor favorite "Got to Give It Up," and the definitively sexy "Let's Get It On," among other gems. Gaye's catalog obviously includes a ...
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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Marvin Gaye was one of those artists who could sing a grocery list and make it sound soulful, balanced, and brilliant, and his hushed, nuanced vocal work in the recording studio is always a marvel -- he knew how to work a studio mike for shading and feel like few others could. This single-disc compilation has several of his best tracks from all parts of his career, including "Pride and Joy," "Ain't That Peculiar," the iconic and still stunning "I Heard It Through the Grapevine," the wise, elegant, and majestic "What's Going On," the dancefloor favorite "Got to Give It Up," and the definitively sexy "Let's Get It On," among other gems. Gaye's catalog obviously includes a lot more great tracks and this is just a taste of what's there, but any Marvin Gaye beats no Marvin Gaye, and you can never really go wrong with this guy.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/31/2010
  • Label: Motown
  • UPC: 602527450926
  • Catalog Number: 001457802
  • Sales rank: 21,364

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Pride and Joy (2:07)
  2. 2 How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You) (2:57)
  3. 3 Ain't That Peculiar (3:00)
  4. 4 It Takes Two - Kim Weston (2:58)
  5. 5 Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Tammi Terrell (2:27)
  6. 6 Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing - Tammi Terrell (2:15)
  7. 7 I Heard It Through the Grapevine (3:15)
  8. 8 What's Going On (3:54)
  9. 9 Let's Get It On (4:53)
  10. 10 Distant Lover (3:57)
  11. 11 I Want You (3:57)
  12. 12 Got to Give It Up (4:12)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Marvin Gaye Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Marvin Gaye Composer, Producer
Barrett Strong Composer
Nick Ashford Composer, Producer
Renaldo Benson Composer
Al Cleveland Composer
Henry Cosby Producer
Lamont Dozier Composer, Producer
Eddie Holland Composer
Brian Holland Composer, Producer
Clarence Paul Composer
Valerie Simpson Composer, Producer
William "Mickey" Stevenson Composer, Producer
Art Stewart Producer
Ed Townsend Composer, Producer
Norman Whitfield Composer, Producer
William Robinson Composer
Leon Ware Composer, Producer
Sylvia Moy Composer
Marvin Tarplin Composer
Ronald White Composer
Sandra Greene Composer
Seth Foster Mastering
Ryan Null Photo Coordination
Arthur "T-Boy" Ross Composer
Gwen Gordy Fuqua Composer
T-Boy Boss Producer
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