Jimmy Ruffin - The Ultimate Motown Collection (2xCD, Comp, RM) - USED
Released: 12 Jan 2004
Format: CD, Compilation, Remastered
Sleeve condition: Near Mint
Media condition: Near Mint
[1-1] What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted (45 Mix)
[1-2] Gonna Give Her All The Love I've Got (45 Mix)
[1-3] I've Passed This Way Before (45 Mix)
[1-4] Tomorrow's Tears (45 Mix)
[1-5] It's Wonderful (To Be Loved By You)
[1-6] I'll Say Forever My Love (45 Mix)
[1-7] Farewell Is A Lonely Sound (45 Mix)
[1-8] Don't You Miss Me A Little Bit Baby (45 Mix)
[1-9] Our Favorite Melody (45 Mix)
[1-10] You Gave Me Love (45 Mix)
[1-11] If You Will Let Me, I Know I Can (45 Mix)
[1-12] Take A Letter Maria
[1-13] Just Before Love Ends
[1-14] On The Way Out (On The Way In)
[1-15] Maria (You Were The Only One)
[1-16] Gathering Memories
[1-17] Don't Take Away My Rose Coloured Glasses
[1-18] Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head
[1-19] That's Me Lovin' You
[1-20] Kickin' Stones
[1-21] Thanks But No Thanks
[1-22] It's A Desperate Situation
[1-23] Born To Be Bad
[1-24] (I Never Loved) Nobody But You
[1-25] Do You Feel The Way You Make Me Feel
[1-26] I've Got You Girl
[2-1] Don't Feel Sorry For Me
[2-3] Se Decidi Cosi (What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted) (Alternative Mix)
[2-4] Baby I've Got It (Stereo Mix)
[2-5] I Know How To Love Her
[2-6] Too Busy Thinking About My Baby
[2-7] I Gotta Let You Go
[2-8] He Who Picks A Rose
[2-9] Beauty Is Only Skin Deep
[2-10] Lucky Lucky Me
[2-11] Half Of Your Love
[2-12] In The Neighborhood
[2-13] Love Is A Hurtin' Thing
[2-14] Shake Hands With A Dreamer
[2-15] I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You)
[2-16] More Than A Heart Can Stand
[2-17] I Love The Way She Loves Me
[2-18] I Pray You Still Love Me
[2-19] East Side West Side
[2-20] That's You Girl
[2-21] Change Your Mind
[2-22] What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted (Alternative Mix With Spoken Intro)
Essay from 2003.
Thanks to Silvia Montello, Harry Weinger (Motown U.S.) for all his patience, love and devotion to the cause and to all the UK Motown fans who will support this long-overdue collection.
Designed @ Bold, London.
#1.1-1.4 LP versions issued on U.K. LP: THE JIMMY RUFFIN WAY, Tamla Motown (S)TML 11048, May 1967; originally issued on U.S. LP: JIMMY RUFFIN SINGS TOP TEN, Soul S-704, January 1967.
#1.5-1.8 LP versions issued on U.K. LP: RUFF 'N' READY, Tamla Motown (S)TML 11106, May 1969; originally issued on U.S. LP: Soul SS-708, February 1969.
#1.9-1.16 issued on the U.S. LP The Groove Governor, Soul SS-727, September 1970.
#1.17-1.19 issued on the U.K. LP JIMMY RUFFIN...FOREVER, Tamla Motown STML 11161, October 1970.
#1.20-1.26 issued on the U.K. album I'VE PASSED THIS WAY BEFORE, Sounds Superb SPR 90041, August 1974.
#2.11-2.22 Previously unreleased.
Mastered at Universal Digital Mastering, London.
Analog-to-digital transfers from the original Motown U.S. masters at Universal Mastering Studios-East. What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted (alternative) and More Than A Heart Can Stand at Universal Mastering Studios-East.
Special thanks to John Lester for his assistance and diligence.
This compilation (P) 2003 Universal Music (C) 2003 Universal Music.
The copyright in these sound recordings is owned by Motown Record Company LP and is licensed to Universal Music Operations Ltd. All rights reserved. [...] A product of Universal Music Operations Ltd.
Marketed and distributed in the UK by Universal Music Group Company. Country of manufacture as stated on label.
SET: 981 200-6 / CD1: 981 200-7 / CD2: 981 200-8 / UN506 / LC5064