The Temptations: Classic Soul Hits
The TV-advertised album features a whopping 18 tracks, twelve of which are brand new recordings of classic soul hits, never-before recorded by The Temps, and interpreted in their distinctive style, featuring their flawless harmonies.
The remaining six songs* are some of The Temptations biggest Motown hits.
The newly-recorded tracks feature: Otis Williams (founder member), Terry Weeks, Ron Tyson, Joe Herndon and Bruce Williamson. Williamson is the latest addition to The Temptations family having been discovered by the band in Las Vegas. His powerful voice and amazing vocal range add a new dimension to the group.
Full Track Listing: 1 Can I Get A Witness
2 How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You)
3 Ain’t Too Proud To Beg *
4 Hold On I’m Comin’
5 My Girl *
6 This Ole Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You)
7 Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing
8 Never Never Gonna Give You Up
9 What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted 10 Papa Was A Rollin’ Stone *
11 Never Can Say Goodbye 12 I’ll Be There 13 Don’t Leave Me This Way 14 Just My Imagination * 15 Reach Out & Touch 16 Get Ready * 17 Cloud Nine * 18 Respect Yourself
Otis Williams says, “The Temptations have always been known for classic songs. We are continuing that history by picking classic songs for this CD. We are very excited about the addition of Bruce Williamson to the group. He brings a new vitality and showmanship to the group and what a voice.”
The Temptations are one of the most successful groups in music history and were the definitive male vocal group of the 1960s. They have spent more than 40 years on the Motown label and continue to tour to sell-out audiences around the world.