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  • Audio CD (7 Sep 1993)
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Format: Import
  • Label: Motown
  • ASIN: B000001AK0
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  Audio Cassette
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 203,276 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Disc: 1
1. Please Mr. Postman
2. So Long Baby
3. Twistin' Postman
4. I Want A Guy
5. Playboy
6. Beechwood
7. Someday, Someway
8. Strange I Know
9. Locking Up My Heart
10. Forever
See all 23 tracks on this disc
Disc: 2
1. Paper Boy
2. The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game
3. When You're Young and In Love
4. The Day You Take One (You Have To Take The Other)
5. My Baby Must Be A Magician
6. Here I Am Baby
7. Reachin' For Something I Can't Have
8. Destination: Anywhere
9. What's Easy For Two Is Hard For One
10. I'm Gonna Hold On Long As I Can
See all 14 tracks on this disc

Product Description

Catalogue number 37463-6259-2 on the Motown label with a 10 page (20 side) booklet and an outer card sleeve in fat jewel box with the following tracks: {Disc 1} 1> Please Mr. Postman [2:28], 2> So Long Baby [2:51], 3> Twistin' Postman [2:27], 4> I Want A Guy [2:37], 5> Playboy [2:48], 6> Beechwood 4-5789 [2:12], 7> Someday, Someway [2:36], 8> Strange I Know [2:38], 9> Locking Up My Heart [2:22], 10> Forever [2:21], 11> My Daddy Knows Best [2:28], 12> Tie A String Around Your Finger [2:51], 13> As Long As I Know He's Mine [2:30], 14> Little Girl Blue [2:31], 15> Too Hurt To Cry, Too Much In Love To Say Goodbye [2:16], 16> He's A Good Guy (Yes He Is) [2:36], 17> Finders Keepers, Losers Weepers [2:26], 18> You're My Remedy [3:02], 19> A Little Bit Of Sympathy, A Little Bit Of Love [2:24], 20> Too Many Fish In The Sea [2:27], 21> A Need For Love [1:55], 22> I'll Keep Holding On [2:27], 23> No Time For Tears [2:37], {Disc 2} 1> Danger Heartbreak Dead Ahead [2:24], 2> Your Cheating Ways [2:57], 3> Don't Mess With Bill [2:50], 4> Anything You Wanna Do [2:24], 5> You're The One [2:48], 6> Paper Boy [2:13], 7> The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game [2:48], 8> When You're Young And In Love [2:39], 9> The Day You Take One (You Have To Take The Other) [2:43], 10> My Baby Must Be A Magician [2:33], 11> Here I Am Baby [2:48], 12> Reachin' For Something I Can't Have [2:46], 13> Destination: Anywhere [2:38], 14> What's Easy For Two Is Hard For One [2:41], 15> I'm Gonna Hold On As Long As I Can [2:32], 16> That's How Heartaches Are Made [2:57], 17> Rainy Mourning [2:52], 18> Marionette [3:38], 19> A Breath Taking Guy [2:50].

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A thoroughly comprehensive decade long review of the Marvelettes hits - and a few missing gems. It highlights the magnificent voice of the group's main lead singer Gladys Horton (who sadly died early in 2011); but when Wanda Rogers took over the lead in 1967 this is when their slide into obscurity started. A great accompanying booklet packed with information. The quality of the recordings is brilliant. Well worth the money!!!
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
By Bradly Briggs - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD
The Marvelettes were the first wildly successful "Girl Group" to put Motown Records on the map in the early sixties with the huge #1 mega-hit "Please Mr. Postman"...they went on to become a unique Legendary Group who recorded a brilliant eclectic mix of great songs throughout the wondrous musical sixties making them a groundbreaking original classic group that stands as one of the all time greatest! Blessed with two awesome lead singers being the fiery Gladys Horton and the sultry Wanda Young (Rogers), this collection covers the many hightlights such as the top ten memorable "Beechwood 4.5789", smoldering soulful delights like "You're My Remedy", "I'll Keep On Holding On" & "Danger Heartbreak Dead Ahead, to rocking rhythmic classics like "Too Many Fish In The Sea". The Marvelettes Wanda Rogers created totally hypnotic vocals and great examples are classic songs such as "Don't Mess With Bill", "The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game" and the timeless masterpiece "When You're Young And In Love" which still appears in tv tracks and motion picture scores! Anyone who loves the Legendary Girl Groups and just plain great singing will find hours of joy in this masterful collection...thank you to the Marvelous Marvelettes who earned this title from producing this brilliant musical treasure!!!
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Definitely Delivers!! 18 Jun 2003
By G. Carter - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD
This is a great overview of one the Best girl-groups ever! It's a shame that the Marvelettes have been basically forgotten by the award shows!! Great music on these two cd's!!
7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
This is why they were "marvelous" 6 May 2005
By FrankMJ - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD
There are many compilations of their music but this double-cd is the best of the bunch because it features most of their B-sides, some of which were previously unavailable. This collection underscores the shame it has been that the Marvelettes have never received the recognition they deserve for being not just Motown's first successful girl-group, but the quintessential representation of the genre.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Soul R&B 10 April 2009
By Wolfhound - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD
The Marvelettes are the one of the best 'girl groups' of this era. With two lead singers in Gladys Horton and Wanda Young, the Marvelettes cranked out some great dance numbers and cool ballads. Their style is a mix of pop, soul, gospel, blues,jazz and a dash of funk. Some of the best songs written by Smokey Robinson were recorded by these ladies. It's no secret the Marvelettes were one of the main catalists in putting Motown on the National Music scene. With 12 top 40 tunes to their credit and some great misses and excellent B-sides, this collection is one of the best featuring the Marvelettes and the Detroit sound.
very pleased 25 Sep 2011
By Ralph - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD Verified Purchase
Great cd,Great service.Purchased as used,you could have fooled me,it was in perfect condition, I thought it was new.THANK YOU VERY MUCH. See you again.
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