Editors’ Notes Soul music in the '60s began as a regional phenomenon and went nationwide. Studios in Memphis, Muscle Shoals, Detroit, Chicago and other cities each recorded hit records with their own distinct style. Labels such as Stax, Atlantic and Motown ruled the charts with legendary singers Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding and Marvin Gaye, but also many lesser known artists who could give the hitmakers a run for their money. These songs highlight some of the best that came out during the decade.

SONG
ALBUM
Chain of Fools
2:47
 
I Heard It Through the Grapevine
3:16
 
A Change Is Gonna Come
3:11
 
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free
3:08
 
(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay
2:46
 
Come See About Me
2:43
 
I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
2:42
 
Fingertips (Original Studio Session)
2:57
 
I Got You (I Feel Good)
2:48
 
It's Your Thing
2:49
 
Do You Love Me (Now That I Can Dance) (Remastered)
2:50
 
Hold On, I'm Comin'
2:35
 
Sweet Soul Music
2:21
 
Working In the Coal Mine
2:49
 
(Love Is Like a) Heat Wave
2:43
 
My Guy
2:53
 
Shop Around
2:50
 
Tighten Up, Pt. 1 (LP Version)
3:16
 
Money (That's What I Want) [Single]
2:37
 
Dance to the Music
2:59
 
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher
3:00
 
Soul Finger
2:22
 
Please Mr. Postman
2:28
 
Land of 1000 Dances
2:26
 
You Can't Hurry Love
2:47
 
We’ve Just Been Feeling Bad
2:33
 
Ain't Too Proud To Beg
2:33
 
2:47
 
Hello Stranger
2:46
 
But It's Alright
2:52
 
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag, Pt. 1
2:08
 
2:56
 
Respect
2:27
 
Gypsy Woman
2:21
 
Ain't No Mountain High Enough
2:27
 
Pouring Water On a Drowning Man
2:39
 
Don't Mess With Bill (Single Version)
2:48
 
La-La Means I Love You (Remastered)
3:20
 
Ride Your Pony
2:52
 
Mustang Sally
3:07
 
Bring It On Home to Me
2:44
 
Tell It Like It Is
3:07
 
He Will Break Your Heart
2:50
 
Time Is Tight
4:56
 
(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
2:44
 
You Keep Me Hangin' On
3:11
 
All the Way
2:45
 
Mashed Potato Time
2:32
 
Reach Out, I'll Be There
3:01
 
Uptight (Everything's Alright)
2:55
 
2:56
 
Please, Please, Please (Single Version)
2:44
 
I Wanna Testify
3:01
 
Bar-B-Q
2:29
 
Hully Gully
2:07
 
Gone Gone Gone
2:33
 
Shake Up
2:13
 
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
2:59
 
I'm Gonna Run Away from You
2:48
 
Cool Jerk
2:46
 
Function At the Junction
2:47
 
I Can't Get Next to You
2:54
 
Barefootin'
2:37
 
The Madison Time (Remastered)
3:07
 
When a Man Loves a Woman
2:50
 
Wade In the Water
3:49
 
This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You)
2:52
 
Ya Ya
2:26
 
Wish Someone Would Care
2:20
 
The Clapping Song (Clap Pat Clap Slap) [Single Version]
2:50
 
Grab a Handful
2:08
 
Blowin' In the Wind
3:47
 
Who's Making Love
2:46
 
When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
3:14
 
Funky Miracle
2:27
 
What's Your Name (Remastered)
2:12
 
Will You Love Me Tomorrow
2:40
 
What One Man Won't Do Another Will
3:35
 
What Becomes of the Brokenhearted
2:58
 
Funky Broadway
4:47
 
Breakin' Down the Walls of Heartache
2:34
 
A New Day (is Here At Last)
3:11
 
Ain’t Nobody Like Me Baby
3:40
 
Duchess of Earl
2:19
 
2:32
 
I Don't Know
2:31
 
The Locomotion
2:19
 
Your Good Thing (Is About to End)
2:57
 
Love Is a Hurtin' Thing
2:14
 
The Monkey Time
2:46
 
Save Me
3:22
 
I'll Run Your Hurt Away
3:07
 
Walking the Dog
2:37
 
Green Onions
2:54
 
In the Midnight Hour
2:37
 
Expressway To Your Heart
2:20
 
The Jerk
2:38
 
So Much In Love (Single Version) [Bonus Track]
2:10
 

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