16 Sep Smokey Robinson & The Miracles: Going to a Go-Go (RSDBF)
Out November 25, 2022 for RSD Black Friday 2022
COLLECTOR’S EDITION – 2nd OFFICIAL AMERICAN LP REISSUE AND THE 1RST IN MORE THAN 40 YEARS!
LIMITED EDITION 140GRAM HIGH-QUALITY VIRGIN VINYL.
Reissued for the 62nd anniversary of Motown Records. The first album to credit the group as Smokey Robinson and The Miracles. 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”. It was the only Miracles studio LP to chart within the Top 10 of the Billboard 200 albums chart, where it remained for 40 weeks, peaking at number 8. The LP peaked also at number-one on Billboard’s R&B albums chart. In 2003, the album achieved Gold Record status. It was ranked number 271 on Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the 500 greatest albums of all time, number 273 in the 2012 revised list, and number 412 in the 2020 revised list.
Elemental Music, together with Universal Music Group, present the best selection of 60’s & 70’s R&B, Soul, Funk, Disco, Jazz, Blues, Pop-Rock and Folk out of print titles from the vaults of classic labels such as Polydor, Motown, Chess, MGM, A&M, Mercury or Capitol Records, among others.
1. The Tracks Of My Tears
2. Going To A Go-Go
3. Ooo 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
3. All That’s Good
4. My Baby Changes Like The Weather
5. Let Me Have Some
6. A Fork In The Road
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
Produced for release by Jordi Soley
Manufactured by Anagram Music. Made in the U.S.A.
Licensed for USA and Canada.