Listing of song titles beginning with W : page 3



What Am I Gonna Do Without You (Ivy Jo Hunter-Stevie Wonder) published Jobete

Chuck Jackson; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 06-Oct-67 ; produced by Ivy Jo Hunter ; [acc by the Spinners]

Feb-68; LP (S): Motown S667 Chuck Jackson Arrives!
Feb-68; LP (M): Motown M667 Chuck Jackson Arrives!
08-Aug-69; 45 (M): Motown M 1152 B
05-Aug-02; CD (S): Motown 017 277 2 Soul Satisfaction 03 - Motown Delights - Soft Centred Soul [UK]
10-Oct-05; CD (S): Motown 983 2931 The Motown Anthology [UK]
06-Dec-07; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0010270-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 9 1969

The Spinners; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 16-Aug-67 ; produced by Ivy Jo Hunter

04-Jul-05; CD (M): Motown 982 9297 2 A Cellarful Of Motown! Volume 2 [UK]

The Temptations; recorded Hitsville, completed 09-Jun-66 ; produced by Ivy Jo Hunter ; [lead - David Ruffin]

28-Sep-99; CD (M): Motown 153 366 2 You've Got To Earn it


What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life (Alan Bergman-Marilyn Bergman-Michel Legrand)

Diana Ross; recorded MoWest ; produced by Deke Richards

16-May-08; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0008093-02 Everything Is Everything Expanded Edition


What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted (Paul Riser-William Weatherspoon-James Dean) published Jobete

alternate title: Crying In The Night

Dennis Edwards; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 11-Apr-67 ; produced by James Dean, William Weatherspoon ; [lead - Dennis Edwards]

22-Sep-98; CD (M): Motown 530 960 2 Motown Sings Motown Treasures
12-Jan-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0003619-02 Motown Sings Motown Treasures Volumes 1+2
30-Jun-14; CD (M): Kent CDTOP 419 Just A Little Misunderstanding: Rare And Unissued Performances 1965-1968 [UK]

Jimmy Ruffin; recorded Hitsville, completed 28-Feb-66 ; produced by William Stevenson, William Weatherspoon ; accompaniment The Originals ; [2nd odb]

03-Jun-66; 45 (M): Soul S 35022 A
Jan-67; LP (S): Soul SS704 Sings Top Ten
Jan-67; LP (M): Soul S704 Sings Top Ten
Sep-67; LP (S): Motown S661 A Collection Of 16 Original Big Hits Vol. 7
Sep-67; LP (M): Motown M661 A Collection Of 16 Original Big Hits Vol. 7
Oct-69; LP (S): Gordy S946 Motown Winners' Circle - No. 1 Hits Vol. 4
Mar-71; LP (S): Motown MS729 The Motown Story Volume 3
01-Jul-91; CD (S): Motown MOTD 5454 A Collection Of 16 Original Big Hits Vol. 7
10-Feb-92; CD: Motown MOTD 5445 Sings Top Ten
03-Nov-92; CD (M): Motown MOTD 6312 Hitsville USA The Motown Singles Collection 1959-1971
1992; CD: Motown 530 057 2 Greatest Motown Hits
22-Jul-96; CD (S): Spectrum 552 123 2 Early Classics [UK]
1997; CD (M): DPSM 5240 The Complete Motown Anthology Vol 4
1997; CD (S): Britannia 530 704 Motown: The History: Movin' On Up [UK]
02-Nov-98; CD (S): Spectrum 554 144 2 Motown Chartbusters Volume 1 [UK]
Jan-01; CD (S): Singing Machine G8853 Motown Classics - My Girl Vol. 3 [band track]
Jan-01; CD (S): Singing Machine G8853 Motown Classics - My Girl Vol. 3
23-Sep-03; CD (S): Motown B000101602 The Motown Story Volume 1: The 1960s
12-Jan-04; CD (M): Motown 981 2006 Jimmy Ruffin - The Ultimate Motown Collection [UK]
12-Jan-04; CD (S): Motown 981 2006 Jimmy Ruffin - The Ultimate Motown Collection [with spoken intro] [UK]
2004; CD (S): Reader's Digest RDCD 4581-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Love Songs
03-Aug-05; CD (S): Shout B0004999-02 The Motown Box [extended stereo mix]
24-Nov-06; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0007872-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 6 1966

Jimmy Ruffin; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 02-Dec-66 ; produced by Peter Ricci ; [Italian lyrics, text Giuseppe Cassia, title "Se Decidi Cosi'"]

03-Apr-67; 45 (M): Tamla Motown TM8009 A [Italy]
Jun-87; CD (S): Motown MCDO 9073 MD Motown Around The World
1998; CD (M): Motown 530 954 2 Nero Italiano [Italy]
26-Jun-00; CD (S): Spectrum 544 278 2 Tamla Motown Big Hits And Hard To Find Classics Volume 1 [UK]
12-Jan-04; CD (S): Motown 981 2006 Jimmy Ruffin - The Ultimate Motown Collection [UK]
26-Feb-10; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0013917-02 Motown Around The World - The Classic Singles And More

The Isley Brothers; recorded Hitsville, completed 21-Dec-65 ; produced by William Stevenson, William Weatherspoon

12-Jan-05; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0003619-02 Motown Sings Motown Treasures Volumes 1+2
21-Sep-09; CD (S): Motown 532 1498 The Motown Anthology [UK]

The Supremes; recorded Hitsville, completed 08-Jul-66 ; produced by James Dean, William Weatherspoon

May-69; LP (S): Motown S689 Let The Sunshine In
23-Oct-00; CD (S): Motown 159 588 2 Let The Sunshine In / Cream Of The Crop [UK]


What Becomes Of You My Love

The Easybeats; recording details unknown

[unreleased]; LP: Rare Earth RS517 Easy Ridin'


What Can You Do Now (Harvey Fuqua-James Nyx) published Fuqua/Jobete

Harvey & Ann; recording details unknown ; produced by Hardye Producing Company

Jun-63; 45 (M): Harvey 121 B


What Christmas Means To Me (Allen Story-Marvin Gaye-George Gordy) published Jobete

Stevie Wonder; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 26-Sep-67 ; produced by Harvey Fuqua, Johnny Bristol ; arranged by Willie Shorter

27-Nov-67; LP (S): Tamla S281 Someday At Christmas
27-Nov-67; LP (M): Tamla T281 Someday At Christmas
Dec-68; LP (S): Motown S681 Merry Christmas From Motown
Nov-70; LP (S): Motown MS725 Christmas Gift 'Rap
Nov-71; 45 (M): Tamla T 54214F A [promo]
Nov-71; 45 (S): Tamla T 54214F A [promo]
Nov-71; 45 (M): Tamla T 54214F A [cv]
23-Nov-92; CD (S): Motown 530 109 2 20 Christmas Classics
24-Oct-95; CD: Motown 530 433 2 A Motown Christmas Carol
29-Oct-01; CD: Spectrum 544 086 2 Someday At Christmas [UK]
Dec-04; CD (S): Motown 986 2772 The Best Of Stevie Wonder: The Christmas Collection
12-Oct-05; (M): UMC Digital Release The Complete Stevie Wonder
12-Oct-05; (S): UMC Digital Release The Complete Stevie Wonder
20-Jan-09; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0012227-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 11B 1971 [stereo promo version]
20-Jan-09; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0012227-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 11B 1971


What Did He Do (George Clinton) published Jobete

Roy Handy & The Parlettes; recorded Newark NJ

1963; 45 (M): Marton 1001 B


What Did I Do Wrong (Lesley Gore)

Lesley Gore; recorded MoWest ; produced by Joe Porter ; arranged by Michael Omartian, Jimmie Haskell

Jul-72; LP (S): MoWest MW117L Someplace Else Now
14-Aug-15; CD (S): Real Gone Music RG-0385 Someplace Else Now


What Did I Have That I Don't Have (Alan Lerner-Burton Lane)

[from musical and film "On A Clear Day You Can See Forever"]

Four Tops; recorded L.A. / Hitsville, completed 12-May-66 ; produced by Frank Wilson

Mar-67; LP (M): Motown M657 Four Tops On Broadway
Mar-67; LP (S): Motown S657 Four Tops On Broadway
02-Oct-15; (S): UMC Digital Release Four Tops on Broadway


What Did She Use (Reese Palmer-Berry Gordy-Harvey Fuqua) published Fuqua/Jobete

The Spinners; recording details unknown ; produced by Hardye Producing Company

17-Mar-62; 45 (M): Tri Phi TP-1007 A


What Do You Choose (James Nyx-Harvey Fuqua) published Fuqua/Jobete

Harvey Fuqua; recorded L.A. / Hitsville, completed 07-Jul-66 ; produced by Harvey Fuqua, Johnny Bristol ; [v2]

28-Jun-68; LP (M): Motown M642 In Loving Memory
16-Apr-95; CD (M): Polygram Special Markets 314 520305 2 In Loving Memory


What Do You Have To Do (To Stay On The Right Side Of Love) (Pamela Sawyer-Gloria Jones) published Jobete

The Supremes & Four Tops; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 22-Feb-71 ; produced by Bobby Taylor

Jun-71; LP (S): Motown MS736 The Return Of The Magnificent Seven
14-Aug-09; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0013119-02 Magnificent - The Complete Studio Duets


What Do You Want With Him (Lamont Dozier-Freddie Gorman-Mose Boone) published Jobete

Marvin Gaye; recorded Hitsville, completed 22-Jun-62 ; produced by Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland

25-Apr-95; CD (M): Motown 530 492 2 The Master 1961-1984


What Does It Take (To Win Your Love) (John Bristol-Harvey Fuqua-Vernon Bullock) published Jobete

Hearts of Stone; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 17-Apr-70 ; produced by Henry Cosby

Oct-70; LP (S): V.I.P. VS404 Stop The World - We Wanna Get On
30-Nov-04; CD: Celeste CYMR 6178 Stop The World - We Wanna Get On [Japan]

Jr. Walker & the All Stars; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 30-Jan-68 ; produced by Harvey Fuqua, Johnny Bristol

06-Jan-69; LP (S): Soul SS710 Home Cookin'
25-Apr-69; 45 (M): Soul S 35062 A
May-69; 45 (M): Soul S 35062 A [alternate mix] [Canada]
Jun-69; LP (S): Soul SS718 Jr Walker And The All Stars Greatest Hits
21-Nov-69; LP (S): Soul SS721 What Does It Take To Win Your Love (retitled Gotta Hold On To This Feeling)
Oct-70; LP (S): Motown MS715 Motown Chartbusters Volume 2
Mar-71; LP (S): Motown MS731 The Motown Story Volume 5 [with intro by Jr Walker]
22-Jul-74; LP (S): Motown-M7-786R2 Anthology
13-Apr-92; CD: Motown MOTD 5460 Gotta Hold On To This Feeling
03-Nov-92; CD (M): Motown MOTD 6312 Hitsville USA The Motown Singles Collection 1959-1971
11-Apr-94; CD (S): Motown 530 293 2 Nothing But Soul: The Singles 1962-1983
Aug-95; CD (S): Motown 530 525 2 Motown Year By Year / The Sound Of Young America 1969
07-Oct-97; CD (M): Motown 530 828 2 The Ultimate Collection
1997; CD (S): Britannia 530 709 Motown: The History: The Happening [UK]
1997; CD (M): DPSM 5241 The Complete Motown Anthology Vol 5
02-Nov-98; CD (S): Spectrum 554 147 2 Motown Chartbusters Volume 4 [UK]
28-Feb-00; CD (S): Spectrum 544 050 2 The Essential Collection [UK]
Jan-01; CD (S): Singing Machine G8852 Motown Classics - ABC Vol. 2
Jan-01; CD (S): Singing Machine G8852 Motown Classics - ABC Vol. 2 [band track]
05-Aug-02; CD (S): Motown 017 277 2 Soul Satisfaction 03 - Motown Delights - Soft Centred Soul [UK]
08-Sep-03; CD (S): Motown 017 081 2 Road Runner / Home Cookin' [UK]
23-Sep-03; CD (S): Motown B000101602 The Motown Story Volume 1: The 1960s
30-Jun-06; CD (S): Reader's Digest RDCD 5251-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Male Groups
06-Dec-07; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0010270-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 9 1969

Jr. Walker & the All Stars; recorded live Whiskey A Go Go ; produced by Johnny Bristol

Apr-70; LP (S): Soul SS725 Jr Walker And The All Stars Live


What Else Is There To Do (But Think About You) (Morris Broadnax-Stevie Wonder-Clarence Paul) published Jobete

Four Tops; recorded Hitsville, completed 02-Aug-66 ; produced by Clarence Paul

Jul-67; LP (S): Motown S660 Reach Out
Jul-67; LP (M): Motown M660 Reach Out
16-Feb-93; CD (M): Rhino R2 71183 Until You Love Someone
31-Dec-01; CD (S): Motown 013 360 2 On Top / Reach Out [UK]


What Goes Around Comes Around (Allen Levinsky-Arthur Stokes-Dana Meyers-Floyd Weatherspoon)

Michael Jackson; recorded MoWest ; produced by Hal Davis

Aug-72; LP (S): Motown M755L Ben
Jul-86; CD: Motown MCDO 8000 MD Got To Be There / Ben


What Goes Up Must Come Down (Lamont Dozier-Edward Holland Jr-Brian Holland) published Jobete

Holland & Dozier; recorded Hitsville, completed 21-May-63 ; produced by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier ; [v1]

May-63; 45 (M): Motown M 1045 A

Holland & Dozier; recorded Hitsville, completed 23-May-63 ; produced by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier ; accompaniment The Andantes, Four Tops ; [v2]

12-Jun-63; 45 (M): Motown M 1045 A
14-Oct-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0005352-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 3 1963
01-May-06; CD (M): Reader's Digest RDCD 5161-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Soul Mates


What Good Am I Without You (Harvey Fuqua-John Bristol-Sylvia Moy) published Jobete

alternate title: Talk Still Going On

Gladys Knight & The Pips; recorded Hitsville, completed 26-Apr-66 ; produced by Harvey Fuqua, Johnny Bristol

May-68; LP (S): Soul SS707 Feelin' Bluesy
May-68; LP (M): Soul S707 Feelin' Bluesy [DJ copies only]
06-Nov-06; CD (S): Motown 984 1943 Everybody Needs Love / Feelin' Bluesy [UK]


What Good Am I Without You (William Stevenson-Alphonso Higdon) published Jobete

Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston; recorded Hitsville, completed 11-Sep-64 ; produced by William Stevenson ; [2nd odb]

[unreleased]; LP (M): Tamla TM260 Side By Side
30-Sep-64; 45 (M): Tamla T 54104 A
25-Aug-66; LP (S): Tamla S270 Take Two
25-Aug-66; LP (M): Tamla T270 Take Two
30-Apr-69; LP (S): Tamla S293 Marvin Gaye And His Girls
01-Apr-74; LP (S): Motown M9-791A3 Anthology
Jun-87; CD: Motown MCDO 9053 MD Marvin Gaye & His Women
26-Feb-91; CD (M): Motown MOTD 5486 Greatest Hits And Rare Classics
1997; CD (M): Britannia 530 703 Motown: The History: Family Affair [UK]
1998; CD (S): Motown 530 844 2 Master Series
23-Oct-00; CD: Spectrum 554 513 2 Greatest Hits And Rare Classics [UK]
26-Feb-01; CD (S): Motown 013 309 2 Together / Take Two [UK]
26-Mar-01; CD: Spectrum 544 520 2 Marvin Gaye And Friends [UK]
28-Jan-03; CD (S): Motown 064 971 2 Millennium Collection: The Best Of Kim Weston
24-Feb-06; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0005946-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 4 1964
22-Jan-07; CD (S): Motown 984 6021 Take Two + [UK]


What Have I Done To Myself (William Stevenson-Ivy Jo Hunter-Sylvia Moy) published Jobete

alternate title: I Didn't Know I Was In Love

Kim Weston; recorded Hitsville, completed 04-Mar-65 ; produced by William Stevenson, Ivy Jo Hunter

[pressing date unknown] [acetate]; LP (M): JD 328 [band track]
10-Oct-05; CD (M): Motown 983 1605 The Motown Anthology [UK]


What If (Patti Dahlstrom) published Jobete

Thelma Houston; recorded MoWest ; produced by Joe Porter ; arranged by Artie Butler

[unreleased]; 45 (M): MoWest 5027F A
[unreleased]; 45 (S): MoWest 5027F A
[unreleased]; 45 (S): MoWest 5027F A
Jul-72; LP (S): MoWest MW102L Thelma Houston
23-Oct-12; CD (S): Soulmusic SMCR 5072 The MoWest Album - Expanded Edition [UK]
10-Dec-13; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0019213-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 12B 1972


What Is A Man (John Bristol-Doris McNeil) published Jobete

Four Tops; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 20-Jan-69 ; produced by Johnny Bristol

10-Apr-69; 45 (M): Motown M 1147 A
May-69; LP (S): Motown S675 Four Tops Now!
Aug-71; LP (S): Motown M740L Four Tops Greatest Hits Vol. 2
14-Apr-92; CD: Motown MOTD 5466 Four Tops Now!
16-Feb-93; CD (M): Rhino R2 71183 Until You Love Someone
07-Oct-97; CD (M): Motown 530 825 2 The Ultimate Collection
25-Sep-01; CD (M): Motown 314 556 225 2 Fourever
13-Jan-04; CD (S): Motown B000048802 Anthology 50th Anniversary
20-Dec-05; CD (M): Reader's Digest RDCD 5081-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Midnight Soul
06-Dec-07; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0010270-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 9 1969
02-Apr-13; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0017484-02 50th Anniversary: The Singles Collection 1964-1972


What Is A Man (Without A Woman) (Carolyn Strong-Henry Lumpkin) published Jobete

Henry Lumpkin; recording details unknown ; produced by Brian Holland, Robert Bateman

22-Jan-62; 45 (M): Motown M 1013 A
13-May-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0004402-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 2 1962
23-Feb-07; CD (M): Reader's Digest RDCD 5561-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - The Early Years


What Is Black (Gary Knight-Gene Allan) published Legacy

Billy Proctor; recording details unknown ; produced by Billy Proctor

13-Jul-72; 45 (M): Soul S 35099F A [promo]
13-Jul-72; 45 (S): Soul S 35099F A [promo]
13-Jul-72; 45 (M): Soul S 35099F A [cv]
10-Dec-13; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0019213-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 12B 1972 [stereo promo version]
10-Dec-13; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0019213-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 12B 1972


What Is Love (William Robinson-Janie Bradford) published Jobete

Barrett Strong; recording details unknown ; [v2]

15-Mar-04; CD (M): Spectrum 980 7773 The Complete Motown Collection [UK]


What Is Love (Warren Moore-John Barnett-Flery Bursey) published Jobete

The Stylists; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 13-Apr-71 ; produced by Warren Moore, Terry Johnson ; arranged by Dave Van DePitte, Willie Shorter

06-Jun-71; 45 (M): V.I.P. 25066F A
09-Dec-08; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0011579-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 11A 1971


What It Is (Norman Whitfield-Barrett Strong) published Jobete

The Temptations; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 09-Nov-71 ; produced by Norman Whitfield

07-Jan-72; LP (S): Gordy G961L Solid Rock
13-Apr-92; CD: Motown MOTD 5480 Solid Rock

The Undisputed Truth; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 04-Jan-72 ; produced by Norman Whitfield ; arranged by Paul Riser

25-Jan-72; 45 (M): Gordy G 7114F A
Jan-72; LP (S): Gordy G959L Face To Face With The Truth
08-Aug-95; CD: Motown 530 570 2 Motown Milestones - The Best Of The Undisputed Truth
01-Apr-02; CD: Spectrum 544 726 2 The Collection [UK]
19-May-03; CD: Motown 067 100 2 Face To Face With The Truth [UK]
31-May-13; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0012935-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 12A 1972


What It Is, What It Is (Willie Hutch) published Jobete

G.C. Cameron; recorded MoWest ; produced by Willie Hutch ; arranged by Willie Hutch, Dave Blumberg ; [originally assigned to Syreeta]

[unreleased]; LP (S): MoWest MW107L 7th Son
28-Mar-72; 45 (S): MoWest 5015F A [promo] [Exec. Prod. B.G.]
28-Mar-72; 45 (M): MoWest 5015F A [promo]
28-Mar-72; 45 (M): MoWest 5015F A [cv]
15-Apr-13; CD (S): Soulmusic SMCR 5089 Love Songs & Other Tragedies (Expanded Edition) [UK]
31-May-13; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0012935-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 12A 1972


What Kind Of Fool Am I (Leslie Bricusse-Anthony Newley) published Ludlow

[from musical and film "Stop The World I Want To Get Off"]

George Bohannon Quartet; recorded Hitsville, completed 30-Oct-62 ; produced by William Stevenson

[pressing date unknown] [acetate]; LP (M): JD 092
[unreleased]; LP (M): Workshop WSJ214 Bold Bohannon
14-Dec-12; (M): UMC Digital Release Motown Unreleased 1962: Jazz, Vol. 1

Marvin Gaye; recorded live Apollo, N.Y., 17-Dec-62 ; produced by Berry Gordy

22-Apr-63; LP (M): Motown MT609 Recorded Live At The Apollo Vol. 1
26-Aug-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0003623-02 The Motortown Revue Collection

Marvin Gaye; recorded California / N.Y., completed before 30-Jun-64 ; produced by Hal Davis, Marc Gordon

12-Nov-64; LP (M): Tamla TM259 Hello Broadway
12-Nov-64; LP (S): Tamla S259 Hello Broadway
14-Sep-90; CD (S): Motown MOTD4 6311 The Marvin Gaye Collection
02-Jul-91; CD: Motown MOTD 5493 Hello Broadway


What Love Has Joined Together (William Robinson-Robert Rogers) published Jobete

Barbara McNair; recorded L.A. / Hitsville-GW, completed 10-Aug-68 ; produced by Richard Morris, Frank Wilson

26-Jan-04; CD (S): Motown 017 554 2 Barbara McNair - The Ultimate Motown Collection [UK]

Mary Wells; recorded Hitsville, completed 28-Dec-62 ; produced by Smokey Robinson

24-Apr-63; 45 (M): Motown M 1042 B
15-Apr-64; LP (M): Motown MT616 Mary Wells' Greatest Hits
Mar-65; LP (S): Motown S616 Mary Wells' Greatest Hits
07-Sep-93; CD (M): Motown MOTD 6253 Looking Back 1961-1964
10-Feb-98; CD (M): Motown 530 859 2 The Ultimate Collection
14-Oct-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0005352-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 3 1963

Syreeta Wright; recorded Electric Lady Studios, N.Y. / Crystal Industries L.A. / Olympic Studios London ; produced by Stevie Wonder ; [Assoc. Prod. R. Margouleff and M. Cecil]

Jun-72; LP (S): MoWest MW113L Syreeta
13-Nov-06; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0002543-02 Syreeta / Stevie Wonder Presents Syreeta

The Miracles; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 28-Jan-70 ; produced by Smokey Robinson ; arranged by Jerry Long, William Robinson

28-Apr-70; LP (S): Tamla TS301 What Love Has Joined Together
13-Apr-92; CD: Motown MOTC 5282 What Love Has Joined Together
22-Feb-94; CD (S): Motown MOTD 6334 The 35th Anniversary Collection
16-Sep-14; (S): UMC Digital Release What Love Has Joined Together

The Temptations; recorded Hitsville, completed 12-Jan-65 ; produced by Smokey Robinson ; [lead - Eddie Kendricks]

[pressing date unknown] [acetate]; 45 (M): PBMN-0430-DN5
18-Mar-65; 45 (M): Gordy G 7040 B
22-Mar-65; LP (M): Gordy G912 The Temptations Sing Smokey
22-Mar-65; LP (S): Gordy S912 The Temptations Sing Smokey
16-Feb-93; CD (M): Rhino R2 71180 Hum Along And Dance
May-95; CD (M): Motown 530 524 2 Anthology / The Best Of The Temptations
20-Oct-98; CD (S): Motown 530 930 2 The Temptations Sing Smokey
13-Jan-04; CD (S): Motown B000150402 Love Songs
04-Aug-06; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0006775-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 5 1965
07-Oct-11; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0154942-02 50th Anniversary | The Singles Collection 1961-1971

The Temptations; recorded live Roostertail, Detroit

06-Mar-67; LP (M): Gordy G921 Temptations Live!
06-Mar-67; LP (S): Gordy S921 Temptations Live!
18-May-99; CD (S): Motown 31454 9515 2 Temptations Live!


What Makes Her Feel So Happy published Jobete

artist(s) unidentified; recording details unknown

[pressing date unknown] [acetate]; 45 (M): Jobete


What Makes You Love Him (Berry Gordy) published Fidelity/Jobete

Sammy Ward; recording details unknown ; produced by Berry Gordy ; [v1]

19-Sep-60; 45 (M): Tamla T 54030 A [1st pressing] [artist shown as Singin' Sammy Ward, stripes label]
14-Jan-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0003831-21 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 1 1959-1961 [artist shown as Singin' Sammy Ward]

Sammy Ward; recorded Hitsville, completed 21-Sep-61 ; produced by Berry Gordy ; [v2]

02-Nov-61; 45 (M): Tamla T 54049 A
Nov-69; LP (S): Soul SS720 Switched On Blues
27-Feb-90; CD (S): Motown MOTD 5463 Switched On Blues
06-Feb-96; CD (S): Motown 530 613 2 Motown's Blue Evolution
14-Jan-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0003831-21 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 1 1959-1961


What More Can I Do (Roy Gaines-Freddie Kober) published Wilke

Blinky; recorded MoWest, completed before 09-May-72 ; produced and arranged by Gil Askey

Jan-73; 45 (M): MoWest 5033F B [cv]


What More Could A Boy Ask For (Harvey Fuqua-John Bristol) published Jobete

The Spinners; recorded Hitsville, completed 15-Feb-66 ; produced by Harvey Fuqua, Johnny Bristol

Jan-79; LP (M): Natural Resources NA4014 From The Vaults
18-Aug-97; CD (M): Debutante 530 818 2 This Is Northern Soul! [UK]
02-May-05; CD (M): Motown 067 024 2 This Is Northern Soul! The Motown Sound Volume 1 [UK]
25-Jun-12; CD (M): Kent CDTOP 371 Truly Yours ... Their First Motown Album With Bonus Tracks [UK]


What Now My Love (Gilbert Becaud-Carl Sigman) published Blossom

Barbara McNair; recorded L.A., completed before 01-Nov-65

Apr-69; LP (S): Motown S680 The Real Barbara McNair
26-Jan-04; CD (S): Motown 017 554 2 Barbara McNair - The Ultimate Motown Collection [UK]

Richard Anthony; recording completed before 06-Aug-65 ; produced by Ivor Raymonde ; [first released on French LP "Richard a Londres"]

20-Aug-65; 45 (M): V.I.P. 25022 B
04-Aug-06; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0006775-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 5 1965

The Supremes; recorded Hitsville, completed 18-Apr-66 ; produced by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier

[unreleased]; LP (M): Motown S656 The Supremes And The Motown Sound From Broadway To Hollywood
09-Jul-04; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0002663-02 There's A Place For Us

The Temptations; recorded L.A. / Hitsville-GW, completed 09-May-67 ; produced by Frank Wilson ; [lead - David Ruffin, Mel Franklin]

27-Nov-67; LP (M): Gordy G924 In A Mellow Mood
27-Nov-67; LP (S): Gordy S924 In A Mellow Mood
13-Jul-98; CD (S): Motown 530 933 2 In A Mellow Mood
23-Oct-00; CD: Motown 159 511 2 Wish It Would Rain / In A Mellow Mood [UK]

The Vandellas; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 25-Jan-67 ; produced by Michael Gentile ; arranged by H.B. Barnum, O. Nelson

16-Sep-69; LP (S): Gordy GS944 Sugar 'n' Spice
May-02; CD (S): Motown 016 837 2 Ridin' High / Sugar 'n Spice [UK]


What Shall I Do (Hugh Masekela)

Letta; recording details unknown

Sep-70; LP (S): Chisa CS805 Letta


What The World Needs Now / Abraham, Martin And John (Hal David-Burt Bacharach-Dick Holler) published Blue Seas/Roznique

Tom Clay; recorded MoWest ; produced by Dave Pell ; arranged by Gene Page ; accompaniment The Blackberries

22-Jun-71; 45 (M): MoWest 5002F A [short promo]
22-Jun-71; 45 (S): MoWest 5002F A [short promo]
22-Jun-71; 45 (M): MoWest 5002F A [cv]
22-Jun-71; 45 (M): MoWest 5002F A [long promo]
22-Jun-71; 45 (S): MoWest 5002F A [long promo] [stereo promo]
Jul-71; LP (S): MoWest MW103L What The World Needs Now Is Love
07-Jul-00; CD (S): Spectrum 544 273 2 Tamla Motown Big Hits And Hard To Find Classics Volume 2 [UK]
17-Jun-02; CD (S): Motown 016 862 2 Motown Salutes Bacharach [UK]
12-Mar-05; CD (M): Reader's Digest RDCD 4631-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Soul Brothers
09-Dec-08; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0011579-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 11A 1971 [short promo version]
09-Dec-08; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0011579-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 11A 1971


What The World Needs Now Is Love (Hal David-Burt Bacharach) published Blue Seas

The Supremes; recorded Hitsville, completed 18-Apr-66 ; produced by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier

[unreleased]; 45 (M): Motown M 1125 A
Apr-68; LP (S): Motown S665 Reflections
Apr-68; LP (M): Motown M665 Reflections
1968; LP (S): Tamla Motown TSP80002 Diana Ross & The Supremes [Italy]
03-Feb-92; CD: Motown MOTD 5494 Reflections
07-May-07; CD (S): Reader's Digest RDCD 5601-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Motown Makeover
03-Oct-07; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0009708-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 8 1968


What You Gave Me (Nickolas Ashford-Valerie Simpson) published Jobete

David Ruffin; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 16-May-69 ; produced by Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson

Nov-69; LP (S): Motown S696 Feelin' Good
01-Apr-02; CD: Spectrum 159 730 2 The Essential Collection [UK]
12-Mar-05; CD (M): Reader's Digest RDCD 4631-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Soul Brothers
26-Aug-05; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0005168-02 The Great David Ruffin - The Motown Solo Albums Vol. 1

Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 17-Mar-69 ; produced by Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson ; arranged by Paul Riser

16-Sep-69; LP (S): Tamla S294 Easy
06-Nov-69; 45 (M): Tamla T 54187 A
May-70; LP (S): Tamla TS302 Greatest Hits
Jun-87; CD: Motown MCDO 9053 MD Marvin Gaye & His Women
25-Apr-95; CD (M): Motown 530 492 2 The Master 1961-1984
Aug-95; CD (S): Motown 530 525 2 Motown Year By Year / The Sound Of Young America 1969
26-Mar-01; CD: Spectrum 544 520 2 Marvin Gaye And Friends [UK]
20-Nov-01; CD (S): Motown 016 402 2 The Complete Duets
06-Dec-07; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0010270-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 9 1969


What You Gonna Do With Me Baby (William Robinson-Renaldo Benson) published Jobete

Four Tops; recorded Hitsville, completed 09-May-66 ; produced by Smokey Robinson

07-Dec-66 [acetate]; 45 (M): CCMN 2598-NHDD
05-Jun-03; CD (M): Spectrum 067 016 2 Tamla Motown Connoisseurs Volume 2 [UK]
25-May-05; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0003626-02 Lost Without You: Motown Lost And Found


What You See Is What You Get (Mike Valvano-Patti Jerome) published Jobete

alternate title: With You And Me

Stoney and Meatloaf; recorded Hitsville-GW, completed 25-Mar-71 ; produced by Ralph Terrana, Russell Terrana, Mike Valvano

14-Apr-71; 45 (S): Rare Earth 5027 A [promo] [stereo promo]
14-Apr-71; 45 (M): Rare Earth 5027 A [cv]
14-Apr-71; 45 (M): Rare Earth 5027 A [promo]
Sep-71; LP (S): Rare Earth R528L Stoney And Meatloaf
Oct-78; LP (S): Prodigal P7 10009 Meatloaf Featuring Stoney and Meatloaf
01-May-06; CD (S): Reader's Digest RDCD 5161-3 The Ultimate Motown Collection - Soul Mates
09-Dec-08; CD (S): Hip-O Select B0011579-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 11A 1971 [stereo promo version]
09-Dec-08; CD (M): Hip-O Select B0011579-02 The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 11A 1971


 

 

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