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ABC (re-issue) Single CoverABC (re-issue)

'ABC' is the first single of The Jackson 5's album 'ABC' and is considered one of the band's signature songs. Released on February 24th, 1970 in the USA on the Tamla Motown label. This single you see is the re-issue that was released in April 1988 on the 'Motown Hits Of Gold - The Singles Collection' series and has two A-side's.

'ABC' was written and produced by The Corporation, a team composed of Motown chief Berry Gordy, Freddie Perren, Alphonzo Mizell, and Deke Richards and recorded in Los Angeles.

'1-2-3' early, rejected title for the single 'ABC'. Chorus included the alternate lyrics, 1-2-3, easy as A-B-C.

My (re-issue) single is printed in the UK with the series number: ZB 41941.

Track list:

A:
1. ABC - 2:38

AA:
1. The Love You Save - 3:02

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 04-1988
Series number: ZB 41941
Printed: UK
Guide price: 10 €


I Want You Back ('88 Remix) Single CoverI Want You Back ('88 Remix)

'I Want You Back' is original released on October 14th, 1969, it is the only single from the first Jackson 5's album 'Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5'. The song was written and produced by The Corporation for the Motown label.

In March 1988 comes 'I Want You Back ('88 Remix)' on the market in the UK. The remix is made by Phil Harding and is credited to Michael Jackson with the Jackson 5. Promoted with the clip from the 'Drafted' cartoon episode.

My single is printed in Germany with the series number: ZB 41913.

Track list:

A:
1. I Want You Back ('88 Remix) - 4:05

B:
1. Never Can Say Goodbye - 2:56

Record label: Motown
Released: 03-1988
Series number: ZB 41913
Printed: Germany
Guide price: 15 €


Forever Came Today (Promo) [Blue Vinyl] Single CoverForever Came Today (Promo) [Blue Vinyl]

A promo single (short for promotional single) is a single that is made available to radio stations and nightclubs, a recording that is or soon will be commercially available'.

'Forever Came Today' is the first single of The Jackson 5's album 'Moving Violation', composed by Brian Holland, Mel Larsen, Jerry Marcellino and Hal Davis. Released in June 1975 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

The group's funk-based version of Diana Ross & the Supremes 1968 single 'Forever Came Today' was a club hit, while the single's b-side, the R&B ballad 'All I Do Is Think Of You', became a popular and frequently covered song in its own right.

'Forever Came Today' lead vocals by Michael and Jermaine and is the last single of The Jackson 5 released by Motown.

Special to this vinyl is that there are two A-sides with the song in stereo and on the other side in mono.

My (promo blue vinyl) single is printed in the USA with the series number: M 1356F.

Track list:

A:
1. Forever Came Today (Stereo) - 3:25

B:
1. Forever Came Today (Mono) - 3:25

Record label: Motown
Released: 06-1975
Series number: M 1356F
Printed: USA
Guide price: 134 €


Forever Came Today Single CoverForever Came Today

'Forever Came Today' is the first single of The Jackson 5's album 'Moving Violation', composed by Brian Holland, Mel Larsen, Jerry Marcellino and Hal Davis. Released in June 1975 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

The group's funk-based version of Diana Ross & the Supremes 1968 single 'Forever Came Today' was a club hit, while the single's b-side, the R&B ballad 'All I Do Is Think Of You', became a popular and frequently covered song in its own right.

'Forever Came Today' lead vocals by Michael and Jermaine and is the last single of The Jackson 5 released by Motown.

Forever Came Today (Scarce 1975 US wide centred promotional-only 7" pressed on Translucent Blue Vinyl , with custom black on white labels with 'Not For Sale' print. Features a unique coupling of (4661

My single is printed in France with the series number: 2C 004-96750.

Track list:

A:
1. Forever Came Today - 3:25

B:
1. All I Do Is Think Of You - 3:14

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 06-1975
Series number: 2C 004-96750
Printed: France
Guide price: 15 €


What You Don't Know Single CoverWhat You Don't Know

'What You Don't Know' is the last single of The Jackson 5's album 'Dancing Machine', composed by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland Jr. Released in December 1974 in France by Tamla Motown.

Michael, in an interview with Don Cornelius in 1974, stated this song was originally recorded for one of his solo albums.

My single is printed in France with the series number: 2C 008-95 999.

Track list:

A:
1. What You Don't Know - 4:25

B:
1. You Need Love Like I Do - 4:00

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 12-1974
Series number: 2C 008-95 999
Printed: France
Guide price: 15 €


Dancing Machine Single CoverDancing Machine

'Dancing Machine' became the second single lifted from The Jackson 5's album 'Get It Together', following the title cut, and became the group's most successful single since 'I'll Be There' in 1970. Composed by Hal Davis, Don Fletcher and Weldon Dean Parks, released on February 19th, 1974 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

It sold over two million copies in the USA, it was the song that opened the Jacksons 'Destiny Tour' concerts.

My single is printed in Germany with the series number: 1C006-95 198.

Track list:

A:
1. Dancing Machine - 2:28

B:
1. It's Too Late To Change The Time - 3:51

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 19-02-1974
Series number: 1C006-95 198
Printed: Germany
Guide price: 15 €


Skywriter Single CoverSkywriter

'Skywriter' is the last single of The Jackson 5's album 'Skywriter' and was released in September 1973 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

Lead singer Michael's vocals were now showing the signs of his maturing tenor voice, while Jermaine's voice had gotten much deeper in tone.

Written by Mel Larson and Jerry Marcellino.

My single is printed in Germany with the series number: 1 C 006-94 774.

Track list:

A:
1. Skywriter - 3:07

B:
1. Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing - 2:28

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 09-1973
Series number: 1 C 006-94 774
Printed: Germany
Guide price: 15 €


Get It Together Single CoverGet It Together

'Get It Together' by The Jackson 5 comes out the album 'Get It Together', it's the first single that was released in August 1973 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

Michael now 15-years-old, his voice began to deepen, taking on a more soulful sound. With Michael's voice having changed, the overall sound of the group changed as well. The little boys were now becoming adults, and those high notes that only Michael could hit were retired.

Written by Berry Gordy, Hal Davis, Don Fletcher, Jerry Marcellino and Mel Larson.

My single is printed in Belgium with the series number: 4 C 006-94 741.

Track list:

A:
1. Get It Together - 2:47

B:
1. Touch - 3:00

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 08-1973
Series number: 4 C 006-94 741
Printed: Belgium
Guide price: 15 €


Hallelujah Day Single CoverHallelujah Day

'Hallelujah Day' by The Jackson 5 is the third single of the album 'Skywriter', released in June 1973 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

'Hallelujah Day' was written by Christine Yarian and Freddie Perren, produced by Freddie Perren and Fonce Mizell.

The lyrics celebrated the end of the Vietnam War.

It is the first single on which Michael's voice could be heard to be breaking (puberty).

My single is printed in Holland with the series number: 5C 006-94 322.

Track list:

A:
1. Hallelujah Day - 2:53

B:
1. You Made Me What I Am - 2:58

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 06-1973
Series number: 5C 006-94 322
Printed: Holland
Guide price: 15 €


Doctor My Eyes Single CoverDoctor My Eyes

The Jackson 5 recorded 'Doctor My Eyes' on their album 'Lookin' Through The Windows', the song was written by Jackson Browne.

It's the third single of that album, released in February 1973 in the UK by Tamla Motown.

My single is printed in Holland with the series number: 1 C 006-94 157.

Track list:

A:
1. Doctor My Eyes - 3:12

B:
1. My Little Baby - 2:58

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 02-1973
Series number: 1 C 006-94 157
Printed: Holland
Guide price: 15 €


Corner Of The Sky Single CoverCorner Of The Sky

'Corner Of The Sky' by The Jackson 5 is the first single of the album 'Skywriter', released in October 1972 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

'Corner Of The Sky' was written by Stephen Schwartz, produced by Deke Richards & Sherlie Matthews. Originally written for Frankie Valli and the 4 seasons, until his persistent no shows led to the Jackson 5 recording it for their album 'Skywriter'.

My single is printed in Holland with the series number: 5C 006-93 934.

Track list:

A:
1. Corner Of The Sky - 3:35

B:
1. To Know - 3:20

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 10-1972
Series number: 5C 006-93 934
Printed: Holland
Guide price: 15 €


Lookin' Through The Windows Single CoverLookin' Through The Windows

'Lookin' Through The Windows' by The Jackson 5 was written by Clifton Davis, the single was released on June 23rd, 1972 in the USA by Tamla Motown.

This song marks the beginning of lead singer Michael's vocal change, from the boy soprano who fronted the Jackson 5's early hits, to the tenor who would later become a successful solo artist. Though he could still reach his famed high notes, his voice was filling out, allowing him to also reach lower registers.

It's the second single of their album 'Lookin' Through The Windows', produced by Berry Gordy and recorded in Los Angeles.

My single is printed in Holland with the series number: 5C 006-93 637.

Track list:

A:
1. Lookin' Through The Windows - 3:33

B:
1. Love Song - 3:15

Record label: Tamla Motown
Released: 23-06-1972
Series number: 5C 006-93 637
Printed: Holland
Guide price: 15 €

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