Smokey Robinson & The Miracles: Going to a Go-Go (RSD Black Friday 2022)
ON THE 62nd ANNIVERSARY OF MOTOWN RECORDS
2nd OFFICIAL AMERICAN LP REISSUE AND THE 1st IN MORE THAN 40 YEARS!
COLLECTOR’S EDITION 140GRAM HIGH-QUALITY VIRGIN VINYL
The first album to credit the group as Smokey Robinson and The Miracles. It includes four of The Miracles' top 20 hits: "Ooo Baby Baby", "The Tracks of My Tears", "Going to A Go-Go", and "My Girl Has Gone". This was the only Miracles studio LP to climb into the Top 10 of the Billboard 200 albums chart, where it remained for 40 weeks, peak-ing at #8. It also peaked at #1 on Billboard's R&B albums chart and achieved Gold Record status in 2003. It was ranked #271 on Roll-ing Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time, #273 in the 2012 revised list, and #412 in the 2020 revised list.
1. THE TRACKS OF MY TEARS
2. GOING TO A GO-GO
3. 000 BABY BABY
4. MY GIRL HAS GONE
5. IN CASE YOU NEED LOVE
6. CHOOSEY BEGGAR
1. SINCE YOU WON MY HEART
2. FROM HEAD TO TOE
4. ALL THAT'S GOOD
5. MY BABY CHANGES LIKE THE WEATHER
6. LET ME HAVE SOME
7. A FORK IN THE ROAD
PRODUCED BY BILL"SMOKEY" ROBINSON
Smokey Robinson - lead vocals
The Miracles: Ronnie White, Bobby Rogers & Warren "Pete" Moore - background vocals
Claudette Robinson - background vocals
Mary Tarplin - guitar
Plus The Funk Brothers and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Pete Moore - vocal arrangements.
Originally released in 1965 on Tamla Records.
Released on November 25th as part of the Record Store Day Black Friday 2022.