Label: Motown - UICY-76857 • Series: Motown R&B Best Collection • Format: CD Album, Reissue, Remastered • Country: Japan • Genre: Funk / Soul • Style: Soul
Its title might lead one to think this was a compilation, but it wasn't -- rather, More Hits by the Supremes is merely a valid presumption of its worth. It was also the original group's third highest charting album of their five years on Motown, and came not a moment too soon. In the Name of Love" and "Back in My Arms Again" helped drive the sales, but those singles had been out six and three months earlier at the time this album surfaced -- listeners were delighted to find those singles surrounded by their ethereal rendition of the ballad "Whisper You Love Me Boy" with its exquisitely harmonized middle chorus; the gently soulful, sing-song-y "The Only Time I'm Happy"; and the sweetly dramatic "He Holds His Own" with a gorgeous and very prominent piano accompaniment.
The material dated across six months of work, from late through the spring of apart from "Ask Any Girl," the B-side of "Baby Kosmos - Le Voyage which was cut in the spring ofand showed that Motown could put a Supremes album together piecemeal around the Holland-Dozier-Holland songwriting team and place the trio right up at the top reaches of the charts, in the company of the Beatlesthe Rolling Stoneset al.
Its release also opened a floodgate of killer albums by the trio -- overlooking their LP of Christmas songs, they were destined to issue three more long-players that delighted audiences a dozen songs at a time over the next two years, Reflection Of Truths - Acid Reign - The Fear was a lot of good work.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Track Listing. Ask Any Girl. The Supremes. Nothing But Heartaches. Mother Dear. In the Name of Love. Honey Boy. Back In My Arms Again. Whisper You Love Me Boy.
The Only Time I'm Happy. He Holds His Own. I'm In Love Again.
Drink-Drive - The Titans - Instant Disasters, 3-D - Righeira - Bambini Forever, Sensation - Mechanical Man - M3chan1cal Man, You Give Love A Bad Name (Live) - Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine, Bummy - Various - Mini Mealtime