The Hi Singles A's and B's

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andrew Hamilton
A marvelous idea that hopefully other companies emulate, these 43 tracks feature both sides of Al Green's Hi Records singles, in sequence. The uneven number of tracks 43, suggests that a track or two might have served double duty as the flip side of more than one single. The engaging B-sides include "Wish You Were Here," "What Am I Gonna Do With Myself," "All Because," "Ride Sally Ride," "I'm Glad You're Mine," "Old Time Lovin'," "What a Wonderful Thing Love Is," and "School Days." The A-sides are familiar to everyone: "Let's Stay Together," the Beatles' remake "I Want to Hold Your Hand," and "Tired of Being Alone." Some excellent album cuts like "Have You Been Making ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andrew Hamilton
A marvelous idea that hopefully other companies emulate, these 43 tracks feature both sides of Al Green's Hi Records singles, in sequence. The uneven number of tracks 43, suggests that a track or two might have served double duty as the flip side of more than one single. The engaging B-sides include "Wish You Were Here," "What Am I Gonna Do With Myself," "All Because," "Ride Sally Ride," "I'm Glad You're Mine," "Old Time Lovin'," "What a Wonderful Thing Love Is," and "School Days." The A-sides are familiar to everyone: "Let's Stay Together," the Beatles' remake "I Want to Hold Your Hand," and "Tired of Being Alone." Some excellent album cuts like "Have You Been Making Out Okay" didn't fit the format so there's more Green to get to complete your library of one of the all-time greats.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/15/2000
  • Label: Hi Records Uk
  • UPC: 740155205225
  • Catalog Number: 52
  • Sales rank: 244,106

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Al Green Primary Artist
Bill Easley Tenor Saxophone
Michael Allen Piano
The Memphis Horns Strings
Charles H. Berg Organ
Charles Chalmers Background Vocals
Gene Chrisman Drums
Lewis Collins Tenor Saxophone
Howard Grimes Bongos, Conga, Drums
Jack Hale Trombone
Jack Haley Jr. Trumpet
Leroy Hodges Bass
Mabon "Teenie" Hodges Guitar
Wayne Jackson Trumpet
Ed Logan Tenor Saxophone
Andrew Love Alto Saxophone
James Mitchell Baritone Saxophone
Michael Toles Guitar, Sitar
Archie Turner Piano
James K. Brown Piano
Al Jackson Jr. Drums
Jackie Thomas Trombone
Rhodes Background Vocals
Technical Credits
Al Green Composer
Michael Allen Composer
Willie Mitchell Composer, Producer, Engineer, Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements
Charles Chalmers Composer, Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements
Mabon "Teenie" Hodges Composer
James Mitchell Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements
Aarion Nesbitt Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements
Sandy Rhoads Composer
Aaron Walker Composer
Al Jackson Jr. Composer
Ann Mitchell Composer
Lawrence Seymore Composer
Yvonne Mitchell Composer
Geoff Brown Liner Notes
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