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Performer: Michael Jackson
Title: The Best Of Michael Jackson
Country: US
Released: 1987
Category: Funk, Soul / Pop
Rating: 4.9 ✦
Other format: AC3 MP2 DMF TTA DTS DMF AHX

Tracklist

1 Got To Be There 3:22
2 Ben 2:44
3 With A Child's Heart 3:31
4 Happy (Love Theme From "Lady Sing The Blues") 3:25
5 One Day In Your Life 4:15
6 I Wanna Be Where You Are 2:56
7 Rockin' Robin 2:31
8 We're Almost There 3:41
9 Morning Glow 3:32
10 Music And Me 2:36

Notes

Originally released 8/28/1975.

Mastered for compact disc by John Matousek at Motown/Hitsville U.S.A. Recording Studios, Hollywood, California.

Design: Katherine Marking / Alana Coghlan

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
M6-851S1 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp) Motown M6-851S1 US 1975
VIP-6761 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp, RE) Motown VIP-6761 Japan 1980
TMC 5431 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp) Motown TMC 5431 South Africa 1975
M5-194V1, M 194 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp, RE) Motown, Motown M5-194V1, M 194 Canada 1982
STML 12005 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp) Tamla Motown STML 12005 UK 1975

Tracklist Hide Credits

1-1 Michael Jackson Got To Be There
Arranged By – David BlumbergArranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Willie HutchProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Elliot Willensky
3:24
1-2 Michael Jackson Rockin' Robin
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelExecutive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Jimmie Thomas
2:32
1-3 Michael Jackson Ain't No Sunshine
Arranged By – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Eddy Manson, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie PerrenProducer – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Bill Withers
4:11
1-4 Michael Jackson Maria (You Were The Only One)
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelArranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Willie HutchProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Allen Story, George Gordy, Lawrence Brown , Linda Glover
3:42
1-5 Michael Jackson I Wanna Be Where You Are
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelExecutive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – T-Boy Ross*, Leon Ware
3:00
1-6 Michael Jackson Girl Don't Take Your Love From Me
Arranged By – Gene PageProducer – Willie HutchWritten-By – Willie Hutch
3:47
1-7 Michael Jackson Love Is Here And Now You're Gone
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelExecutive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Brian Holland, Edward Holland, Jr., Lamont Dozier
2:52
1-8 Michael Jackson Ben
Producer, Arranged By – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonco Mizell*, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Don Black, Walter Scharf
2:45
1-9 Michael Jackson People Make The World Go 'Round
Arranged By – Gene Page, John BahlerProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Linda Creed, Thom Bell
3:14
1-10 Michael Jackson Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelExecutive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Henry Cosby, Stevie Wonder, Sylvia Moy
3:19
1-11 Michael Jackson With A Child's Heart
Executive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer, Arranged By – Fonce Mizell, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Vicki Basemore
3:32
1-12 Michael Jackson Everybody's Somebody's Fool
Arranged By – Gene Page, John BahlerExecutive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Ace Adams, Gladys Hampton, Regina Adams
2:59
1-13 Michael Jackson Greatest Show On Earth
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelProducer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson
2:47
1-14 Michael Jackson We've Got A Good Thing Going
Executive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer, Arranged By – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie Perren
3:02
1-15 Michael Jackson In Our Small Way
Arranged By – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Eddy Manson, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie PerrenProducer – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Beatrice Verdi, Christine Yarian
3:38
1-16 Michael Jackson All The Things You Are
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelProducer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II
2:57
1-17 Michael Jackson You Can Cry On My Shoulder
Arranged By – Gene PageArranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – Willie HutchProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Berry Gordy
2:39
1-18 The Jackson Five* Maybe Tomorrow
Arranged By – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie Perren, Gene PageProducer – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Berry Gordy, Deke Richards, Alphonso Mizell*, Freddie Perren
4:46
1-19 The Jackson Five* I'll Be There
Arranged By – Bob WestProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Berry Gordy, Bob West, Hal Davis, Willie Hutch
3:58
1-20 The Jackson Five* Never Can Say Goodbye
Arranged By – Gene PageProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Clifton Davis
3:00
1-21 The Jackson Five* It's Too Late To Change The Time
Arranged By – Arthur WrightArranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – James Anthony CarmichaelExecutive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Leon Ware, Pam Sawyer
3:58
1-22 The Jackson Five* Dancing Machine
Arranged By – Arthur WrightArranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – James Anthony CarmichaelExecutive-Producer – Berry GordyProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Weldon Dean Parks*, Don Fletcher*, Hal Davis
2:43
2-1 Michael Jackson When I Come Of Age
Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Weldon Dean Parks*, Don Fletcher*, Hal Davis
2:39
2-2 Michael Jackson Dear Michael
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Elliot Willensky, Hal Davis
2:40
2-3 Michael Jackson Music And Me
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelProducer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Don Fenceton, Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson, Mike Cannon
2:36
2-4 Michael Jackson You Are There
Producer, Arranged By – Sam Brown IIIWritten-By – Christine Yarian, Rand Meitzenheimer*, Sam Brown III
3:23
2-5 Michael Jackson One Day In Your Life
Producer, Arranged By – Sam Brown IIIWritten-By – Renée Armand, Sam Brown III
4:17
2-6 Michael Jackson Make Tonight All Mine (Previously Unreleased 1973 Mix)
Producer – Fonce Mizell, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Christine Yarian, Freddie Perren
3:02
2-7 Michael Jackson Love's Gone Bad (Previously Unreleased 1972 Mix)
Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Brian Holland, Edward Holland, Jr., Lamont Dozier
3:53
2-8 Michael Jackson That's What Love Is Made Of
Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Robert Rogers, William "Smokey" Robinson*, Warren Moore
3:25
2-9 Michael Jackson Who's Looking For A Lover
Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Jacqueline Dalya Hilliard*, Leon Ware
2:51
2-10 Michael Jackson Lonely Teardrops
Producer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Berry Gordy, Gwen Gordy Fuqua, Tyran Carlo
2:42
2-11 Michael Jackson Cinderella Stay Awhile
Arranged By – David BlumbergProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Mack David, Michael Sutton*
3:10
2-12 Michael Jackson We're Almost There
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelProducer – Brian HollandWritten-By – Brian Holland, Edward Holland, Jr.
3:45
2-13 Michael Jackson Take Me Back
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelProducer – Brian HollandWritten-By – Brian Holland, Edward Holland, Jr.
3:29
2-14 Michael Jackson Just A Little Bit Of You
Arranged By – James Anthony CarmichaelProducer – Brian HollandWritten-By – Brian Holland, Edward Holland, Jr.
3:13
2-15 Michael Jackson Melodie (Previously Unreleased 1973 Mix)
Producer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Deke Richards, Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson
3:08
2-16 Michael Jackson I'll Come Home To You
Arranged By – Eddy Manson, Freddie PerrenProducer – Fonce Mizell, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Christine Yarian, Freddie Perren
3:04
2-17 Michael Jackson If N' I Was God (Previously Unreleased 1973 Mix)
Producer – Bob CreweWritten-By – Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman
4:04
2-18 Michael Jackson Happy (Love Theme From "Lady Sings The Blues")
Arranged By – Gene PageProducer – Hal DavisWritten-By – Michel Legrand, William "Smokey" Robinson*
3:27
2-19 Michael Jackson Don't Let It Get You Down (Previously Unreleased 1973 Mix)
Producer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – Deke Richards, Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson
2:48
2-20 Michael Jackson Call On Me (Previously Unreleased 1973 Mix)
Arranged By – Fonce Mizell, Gene PageProducer – Fonce Mizell, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Alphonso Mizell*, Larry Mizell
3:22
2-21 Michael Jackson To Make My Father Proud (Previously Unreleased 1973 Mix)
Producer – Bob CreweWritten-By – Bob Crewe, Laurence Weiss*
4:05
2-22 Michael Jackson Farewell My Summer Love
Producer [New Overdubs and Mix] – Michael Lovesmith, Steve Barri, Tony PelusoProducer, Arranged By – Fonce Mizell, Freddie PerrenWritten-By – Keni St. Lewis
3:44

Companies, etc.

  • Mastered At – DigiPrep
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Company, L.P.
  • Copyright (c) – Motown Record Company, L.P.
  • Distributed By – PolyGram
  • Published By – Jobete Music Co., Inc.
  • Published By – Glenwood Music Corp.
  • Published By – Public Domain
  • Published By – Interior Music
  • Published By – Stone Agate Music
  • Published By – Stone Diamond Music Corp.
  • Published By – Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
  • Published By – Black Bull Music
  • Published By – Sawandi Music
  • Published By – Ace Adams Music
  • Published By – Swing & Tempo Music
  • Published By – Bunzo Music
  • Published By – Almo Music Corp.
  • Published By – Polygram International
  • Published By – Portable Music
  • Published By – Old Brompton Road Publishing
  • Published By – Regent Music Corp.
  • Published By – TMIB Music
  • Published By – Gold Forever Music, Inc.
  • Produced For – Holland-Dozier-Holland Productions, Inc.
  • Published By – EMI Unart Catalog Inc.
  • Published By – Longitude Music
  • Made By – PMDC, Germany – 50983002
  • Made By – PMDC, Germany – 50983003

Credits

  • Art Direction – Geoff Gans
  • Compilation Producer – Bill Inglot
  • Compiled By – Brenda M. Boyce
  • Coordinator [Project] – Dana Smart
  • Design – Flambé Design
  • Executive-Producer – Amy Herot, Candace Bond
  • Liner Notes [Essay] – David Ritz
  • Management [Tape Librarian] – David Moss
  • Management [Tape Library Manager] – Georgia Ward
  • Mastered By [Digital Mastering] – Bill Inglot, Dan Hersch

Notes

24-page booklet with essay by David Ritz, photos, credits & chart positions.

1-1: Jobete Music Co., Inc./Glenwood Music Corp. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There.
1-2: Public Domain. From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There.
1-3: Interior Music (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There.
1-4: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Stone Agate Music (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There.
1-5: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There.
1-6: Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There.
1-7: Stone Agate Music (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There.
1-8: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-9: Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-10: Jobete Music Co., Inc./Black Bull Music (ASCAP)/Stone Agate Music/Sawandi Music (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-11: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Stone Agate Music (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Music & Me.
1-12: Ace Adams Music/Swing & Tempo Music/Bunzo Music (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-13: Almo Music Corp. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-14: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-15: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Got To Be There & Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-16: PolyGram International (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Music & Me.
1-17: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Ben.
1-18: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Jackson 5ive* - Maybe Tomorrow.
1-19: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From The Jackson 5 - Third Album.
1-20: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Portable Music (BMI). From Jackson 5ive* - Maybe Tomorrow.
1-21: Jobete Music Co., Inc./Almo Music Corp. (ASCAP). From The Jackson 5ive* - Get It Together.
1-22: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). From Jackson 5ive* - Dancing Machine. Alternate mix issued on The Jackson 5ive* - Get It Together.
2-1: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). Issued on Michael Jackson - Looking Back To Yesterday.
2-2: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael.
2-3: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Music & Me.
2-4: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael.
2-5: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael. Later issued on Michael Jackson - One Day In Your Life.
2-6: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Mixed Nov. 1, 1973. Previously unreleased 1973 mix. 1981 remix issued on Michael Jackson - One Day In Your Life.
2-7: Stone Agate Music (BMI). Mixed Nov. 22, 1972. Previously unreleased 1972 mix. 1986 remix issued on Michael Jackson - Looking Back To Yesterday.
2-8: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Issued on Michael Jackson - Looking Back To Yesterday.
2-9: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Issued on Michael Jackson - Looking Back To Yesterday.
2-10: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP)/Old Brompton Road Publishing (ASCAP)/Regent Music Corp. (BMI)/TMIB Music (BMI). Issued on Michael Jackson - Looking Back To Yesterday.
2-11: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael.
2-12: Gold Forever Music, Inc./Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael.
2-13: Gold Forever Music, Inc./Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael.
2-14: Gold Forever Music, Inc./Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael.
2-15: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Mixed Nov. 1, 1973. Previously unreleased 1973 mix. 1984 remix issued on Michael Jackson - Farewell My Summer Love 1984.
2-16: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Forever, Michael.
2-17: EMI-Unart Catalog, Inc. (BMI). Mixed May 26, 1973. Previously unreleased 1973 mix. 1986 remix issued on Michael Jackson - Looking Back To Yesterday.
2-18: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). From Michael Jackson - Music & Me.
2-19: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Mixed Nov. 1, 1973. Previously unreleased 1973 mix. 1984 remix issued on Michael Jackson - Farewell My Summer Love 1984.
2-20: Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP). Mixed Oct. 4, 1973. Previously unreleased 1973 mix. 1984 remix issued on Michael Jackson - Farewell My Summer Love 1984.
2-21: Longitude Music (BMI). Mixed May 26, 1973. Previously unreleased 1973 mix. 1984 remix issued on Michael Jackson - Farewell My Summer Love 1984.
2-22: Stone Diamond Music Corporation (BMI). Issued on Michael Jackson - Farewell My Summer Love 1984.

Photos: From the Motown Archives, MJJ Productions and the collection of Jim Britt.

Ⓟ 1995 Motown Record Company, L.P.
© 1995, 1986, 1984, 1981, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972 Motown Record Company, L.P.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 31453 0480 2 7
  • Label Code: LC 0881
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 530 481-2 01 +
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 530 482-2 01 +
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC ZD
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC ZE
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI L002
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI L002
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 01B4
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI 0136
  • Distribution Code: PY 926
  • Rights Society: BIEM / STEMRA
  • Other (Catalog Number (Disc 1)): 530 481-2
  • Other (Catalog Number (Disc 2)): 530 482-2

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
31453-0480-2 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(2xCD, Comp, RE) Motown 31453-0480-2 US Unknown
530 480-2 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(2xCD, Comp, RE) Motown 530 480-2 Europe Unknown
MW011 Michael Jackson The Best Of ... I ‎(CD, Comp) Motown MW011 Europe 2001
31453-0480-4 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(2xCass, Comp) Motown 31453-0480-4 US 1995
530 480-2 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(2xCD, Comp) Motown 530 480-2 Australia 1995

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Got To Be There
Written-By – E. Willensky*
A2 Ain't No Sunshine
Written-By – B. Withers*
A3 My Girl
Written-By – R. White*, W. Robinson*
A4 Ben
Written-By – D. Black*, W. Scharf*
A5 Greatest Show On Earth
Written-By – J. Marcellino*, M. Larson*
A6 I Wanna Be Where You Are
Written-By – A. Ross*, L. Ware*
A7 Happy (Love Theme From "Lady Sings The Blues")
Written-By – M. Legrand*, W. Robinson*
B1 Rockin' Robin
Written-By – J. Thomas*
B2 Just A Little Bit Of You
Written-By – B. Holland*, E. Holland*
B3 One Day In Your Life
Written-By – R. Armand*, S. Brown III*
B4 Music And Me
Written-By – D. Fenceton*, L. Marcellino*, M. Larson*, M. Cannon*
B5 In Our Small Way
Written-By – B. Verdi*, C. Yarian*
B6 We're Almost There
Written-By – B. Holland*, E. Holland*
B7 Morning Glow
Written-By – S. Schwartz*

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – Discos Belter, S.A.
  • Manufactured By – Iberofon, S.A.
  • Printed By – Indugraf Madrid, S.A.
  • Recorded At – Motown Recording Studios
  • Mastered At – Motown Recording Studios

Credits

  • Executive-Producer – Berry Gordy

Notes

Different Labelprinting

℗ 1981
Recorded & Mastered at Motown Recording Studio, Hollywood, California 90028

Distribuido por Discos Belter, S.A. - Gomis, 1 - Barcelona-23 - Salud, 17 - Madrid-13 (España)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (run-out groove A): 2-47087 A IN
  • Matrix / Runout (run-out groove B): 2-47087 B IN
  • Rights Society: S.G.A.E

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
M6-851S1 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp) Motown M6-851S1 US 1975
VIP-6761 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp, RE) Motown VIP-6761 Japan 1980
TMC 5431 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp) Motown TMC 5431 South Africa 1975
M5-194V1, M 194 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp, RE) Motown, Motown M5-194V1, M 194 Canada 1982
STML 12005 Michael Jackson The Best Of Michael Jackson ‎(LP, Comp) Tamla Motown STML 12005 UK 1975