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Feb212013

"Motown: The Musical" Companion Compilation Due Out in March

Business WireIn celebration of Berry Gordy's upcoming Broadway production, Motown: The Musical, a new compilation gathering together some of the most memorable tunes to emerge from the famed label will be released next month.  Motown Originals: The Classic Songs That Inspired the Broadway Show! will include immortal tunes from The Temptations, The Supremes, Stevie Wonder, The Miracles, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye and many more.

A single-CD version and an expanded two-disc edition of Motown Originals will hit stores on March 12, while digital editions will be available for purchase a week earlier.

Written by Gordy, Motown: The Musical tells the story of the rise of the renowned label he founded, while celebrating the artists and songs that have been embraced throughout the world.  The play will premiere on April 14 at New York City's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, while previews will start on March 11.

Here is the entire track list of two-CD edition of Motown Originals; *also appears on the single disc release:

Disc 1:
*"Get Ready"-- The Temptations
*"Dancing in the Street" -- Martha & the Vandellas
"Money (That's What I Want)" -- Barrett Strong
*"Shop Around" -- The Miracles
"Stubborn Kind of Fellow" -- Marvin Gaye featuring The Vandellas
"Fingertips" - Part 2 -- Stevie Wonder
*"Please Mr. Postman" -- The Marvelettes
"Two Lovers" -- Mary Wells
"You've Really Got a Hold on Me -- The Miracles
"Do You Love Me" -- The Contours
*"My Guy" -- Mary Wells
*"Where Did Our Love Go" -- The Supremes
"Stop! In the Name of Love -- The Supremes
"Baby I Need Your Loving" -- Four Tops
"Shotgun" -- Junior Walker & the All Stars
"Love Is Here and Now You're Gone" -- The Supremes
*"I Heard It Through the Grapevine" -- Marvin Gaye
"War" -- Edwin Starr
*"What's Going On" -- Marvin Gaye
"Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today)" -- The Temptations

Disc 2:
"Love Child" -- Diana Ross & The Supremes
"Cloud Nine" -- The Temptations
*"For Once in My Life" -- Stevie Wonder
"Who's Lovin' You" -- The Miracles
*"I Want You Back" -- The Jackson 5
"I'll Be There" -- The Jackson 5
"Up the Ladder to the Roof -- The Supremes
*"My Girl" -- The Temptations
*"You're All I Need to Get By" -- Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
"I Hear a Symphony" -- The Supremes
"My World Is Empty Without You" -- The  Supremes
"Reach Out and Touch (Somebody's Hand)" -- Diana Ross
"Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)" -- Marvin Gaye
"Cruisin'" -- Smokey Robinson
"Brick House" -- The Commodores
"I'm Coming Out" -- Diana Ross
*"All Night Long (All Night)" -- Lionel Richie
"Super Freak" -- Rick James
"Remember Me" -- Diana Ross
*"Ain't No Mountain High Enough" -- Diana Ross

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