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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.

In the United Kingdon, 'ABC' was released in May, 1970 by Tamla Motown.

This single you see is the re-issue that was released in the UK 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.

'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 in the USA on October 7th, 1969, it is the only single from the first Jackson 5's album 'Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5'.

In the United Kingdon, 'I Want You Back' wasn't released until January 16th, 1970 by Tamla Motown.

The song was arranged and produced by The Corporation, a team composed of Motown chief Berry Gordy, Freddie Perren, Alphonzo Mizell and Deke Richards.

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 €


Jukebox Gem - 3 Track (EP) Single CoverJukebox Gem - 3 Track (EP)

Fantastic 3 track EP single from The Jackson 5 released on August 5th, 1977 in the UK by Motown Records. All songs produced by The Corporation.

It's not a medley or mix, just three original versions on this vinyl with a beautiful picture of the J5 on the cover.

On this EP (Extended Play) single you can find 3 original versions, namely 'Skywriter', 'I Want You Back' and 'The Love You Save'.

The songs appeared on the album 'Anthology', that double album is released in the Uk in January 1977.

My (EP) single is printed in the UK with the series number: TMG 1081.

Track list:

A:
1. Skywriter - 3:10

B:
1. I Want You Back - 2:58
2. The Love You Save - 3:01

Record label: Motown
Released: 05-08-1977
Series number: TMG 1081
Printed: UK
Guide price: 20 €


Forever Came Today Single CoverForever Came Today

'Forever Came Today' is the first and last single of The Jackson 5's album 'Moving Violation', released in June 1975 in the USA by Motown.

In the United Kingdom, 'Forever Came Today' was released on September 5th, 1975 by Tamla Motown.

The song was written by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier and Edward Holland Jr. Arranged by Dave Blumberg & James Carmichael and produced by Holland-Dozier.

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.

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 €


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 and last single of The Jackson 5's album 'Moving Violation', released in June 1975 in the USA by Motown.

In the United Kingdom, 'Forever Came Today' was released on September 5th, 1975 by Tamla Motown.

The song was written by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier and Edward Holland Jr. Arranged by Dave Blumberg & James Carmichael and produced by Holland-Dozier.

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 €


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' and was released in December 1974 in France by Tamla Motown (no USA release).

The song was written by Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson and Gene Marcellino, arranged by James Carmichael and produced by Jerry Marcellino & Mel Larson.

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. Released on February 19th, 1974 in the USA by Motown.

In the United Kingdom, 'Dancing Machine' was released on June 7th, 1974 by Tamla Motown.

The song was written by Hal Davis, Don Fletcher and Weldon Dean Parks, arranged by Arthur Wright and produced by Hal Davis.

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 third single of The Jackson 5's album 'Skywriter' and was released on August 24th, 1973 in the UK by Tamla Motown (no USA release).

The song was written by Jerry Marcellino and Mel Larson, arranged by Jerry Marcellino, Mel Larson & James Carmichael and produced by Jerry Marcellino & Mel Larson.

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.

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: 24-08-1973
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 on August 3rd, 1973 in the USA by Motown.

In the United Kingdom, 'Get It Together' was released on November 2nd, 1973 by Tamla Motown.

The song was written by Berry Gordy, Hal Davis, Don Fletcher, Jerry Marcellino and Mel Larson. Arranged by Arthur Wright and produced by Hal Davis.

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.

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: 03-08-1973
Series number: 4 C 006-94 741
Printed: Belgium
Guide price: 15 €


Get It Together (Promo) [Red Vinyl] Single CoverGet It Together (Promo) [Red 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'.

'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 Motown.

In the United Kingdom, 'Get It Together' was released on November 2nd, 1973 by Tamla Motown.

The song was written by Berry Gordy, Hal Davis, Don Fletcher, Jerry Marcellino and Mel Larson. Arranged by Arthur Wright and produced by Hal Davis.

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.

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 red vinyl) single is printed in the USA with the series number: M 1277 F.

Track list:

A:
1. Get It Together (Stereo) - 2:47

B:
1. Get It Together (Mono) - 2:47

Record label: Motown
Released: 08-1973
Series number: M 1277 F
Printed: USA
Guide price: 60 €


Hallelujah Day Single CoverHallelujah Day

'Hallelujah Day' by The Jackson 5 is the second single of the album 'Skywriter', released in February 26th, 1973 in the USA by Motown.

In the United Kingdom, 'Hallelujah Day' was released on May 25th, 1973 by Tamla Motown.

The song was written by Christine Yarian and Freddie Perren, arranged by Freddie Perren & Fonce Mizelli and produced by Freddie Perren & 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: 26-02-1973
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 on February 2nd, 1973 by Tamla Motown in many contries (no USA release).

The song was arranged by James Carmichael & John Bahle and produced Hal Davis. Executive producer is Berry Gordy.

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: 02-02-1973
Series number: 1 C 006-94 157
Printed: Holland
Guide price: 15 €

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