Greatest Hits (The Jackson 5 album)

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Greatest Hits
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Greatest hits album by
ReleasedDecember 27, 1971 (1971-12-27)
RecordedJuly 1969 – October 1971
Genre
Length36:55
LabelMotown
Producer
The Jackson 5 chronology
Goin' Back to Indiana
(1971)
Greatest Hits
(1971)
Lookin' Through the Windows
(1972)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Christgau's Record GuideA–[2]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide5/5 stars[3]

Greatest Hits is the first greatest hits compilation for the Jackson 5 released by Motown Records in late 1971, and selling over 5.6 million copies worldwide.[4] The Top 10 hit single "Sugar Daddy" is included as a new track alongside J5 hits such as "I Want You Back" and "I'll Be There".

Track listing[edit]

Side One

  1. "I Want You Back"
  2. "ABC"
  3. "Never Can Say Goodbye"
  4. "Sugar Daddy" (recorded April – October 1971, during Maybe Tomorrow & Lookin’ Through the Windows sessions, at the Motown Recording Studio, Los Angeles, California)
  5. "I'll Be There"
  6. "Maybe Tomorrow"

Side Two

  1. "The Love You Save"
  2. "Who's Lovin' You"
  3. "Mama's Pearl"
  4. "Goin' Back to Indiana"
  5. "I Found That Girl"

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.allmusic.com/album/r10000
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: J". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN 089919026X. Retrieved February 27, 2019 – via robertchristgau.com.
  3. ^ http://www.rocklistmusic.co.uk/rs5star_ed1.htm/
  4. ^ Chery, Carl: XXL: Michael Jackson Special Collecters Edition, page 99. American Press.

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