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100 Greatest Classic Soul Songs

Ain't no sunshine without this collection of classic soul favorites.

91 songs (5 hours and 25 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
Otis Redding - Dock Of The Bay
2:46
2
Let's Stay Together
Al Green - Let's Stay Together
3:19
3
(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
Aretha Franklin - Lady Soul [w/bonus selections]
2:45
4
Ain't No Sunshine
Bill Withers - The Essential Bill Withers
2:05
5
When A Man Loves A Woman
Percy Sledge - The Ultimate Collection - When A Man Loves A Woman
2:50
6
Stand By Me
Ben E. King - The Very Best Of Ben E. King
2:54
7
I Heard It Through The Grapevine
Marvin Gaye - In The Groove
3:14
8
The Tracks Of My Tears (Single Version (Mono))
Smokey Robinson - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
2:58
9
Baby Love
The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go
2:38
10
Get Ready
The Temptations - Gettin' Ready
2:44
11
Respect
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You
2:27
12
Soul Man
Sam & Dave - Soul Men
2:39
13
Uptight (Everything's Alright)
Stevie Wonder - Up-Tight
2:54
14
I Want You Back
Jackson 5 - The Ultimate Collection: Jackson 5
3:00
15
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher
Jackie Wilson - The Ultimate Jackie Wilson
3:01
16
What'd I Say, Pt. 1
Ray Charles - What'd I Say [Pt.1] / What'd I Say [Pt.2] [Digital 45]
3:08
17
War
Edwin Starr - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Edwin Starr
3:50
18
It's Your Thing
The Isley Brothers - It's Our Thing
2:49
19
Lean on Me
Bill Withers - Still Bill
4:18
20
My Guy
Mary Wells - Mary Wells Sings My Guy
2:54
21
You Can't Hurry Love
The Supremes - Supremes A Go Go
2:45
22
Just One Look (2007 Remastered Version)
Doris Troy - Only In America: Atlantic Soul Classics
2:28
23
I Can See Clearly Now
Johnny Nash - The Best Of
2:46
24
I'll Take You There
The Staple Singers - Staple Singers Greatest Hits
4:38
25
Try A Little Tenderness
Otis Redding - The Very Best Of Otis Redding
3:21
26
How Can You Mend a Broken Heart
Al Green - Let's Stay Together
6:23
27
Betcha By Golly, Wow
The Stylistics - The Best Of The Stylistics
3:18
28
Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On - 40th Anniversary (Super Deluxe)
3:16
29
Reach Out, I'll Be There
The Four Tops - Reach Out
2:58
30
(Love Is Like A) Heat Wave
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - Heat Wave
2:43
31
I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
The Four Tops - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of The Four Tops
2:46
32
Chain Gang (Remastered)
Sam Cooke - The Best of Sam Cooke
2:36
33
Ooo Baby Baby (Album Version / Stereo)
Smokey Robinson - OOO Baby Baby: The Anthlogy
2:48
34
To Love Somebody (Remastered)
Nina Simone - To Love Somebody (Expanded Edition)
2:38
35
You Make Me Feel Brand New
The Stylistics feat. Airrion Love & Russell Thompkins, Jr. - The Best Of The Stylistics
4:47
36
Superstition
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book
4:26
37
Everyday People (Single Version)
Sly And The Family Stone - Stand
2:21
38
Nowhere To Run
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
2:49
39
Oh Girl
The Chi-Lites - The Ultimate Chi-Lites
3:37
40
I've Been Loving You Too Long
Otis Redding - Otis Blue
2:56
41
In The Midnight Hour
Wilson Pickett - The Exciting Wilson Pickett
2:37
42
I'm Your Puppet
James & Bobby Purify - Shake A Tail Feather! The Best Of James And Bobby Purify
3:00
43
Dancing In The Street (Single Version)
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
2:40
44
You've Really Got A Hold On Me
The Miracles - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
2:52
45
Ain't Too Proud To Beg
The Temptations - Gettin' Ready
2:36
46
If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - The Essential Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes
3:25
47
That Lady, Pts. 1 & 2
The Isley Brothers - The Essential Isley Brothers [Clean]
5:34
48
I Second That Emotion (Single Version)
Smokey Robinson - The Definitive Collection
2:48
49
La-La Means I Love You (Remastered)
The Delfonics - La-La Means I Love You
3:19
50
People Make the World Go Round
The Stylistics feat. Russell Thompkins, Jr. - The Stylistics
6:27
51
I Put a Spell on You
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - At Home with Screamin' Jay Hawkins
2:24
52
Please Mr. Postman
The Marvelettes - Please Mr. Postman
2:28
53
I'll Be Around
Spinners - Spinners
3:08
54
I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes for You
3:21
55
This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You) (Single Version)
The Isley Brothers - This Old Heart Of Mine
2:52
56
Come See About Me
The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go
2:43
57
Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones: The Best Of Billy Paul
4:44
58
Standing In The Shadows Of Love
The Four Tops - Reach Out
2:37
59
Close the Door
Teddy Pendergrass - Life Is A Song Worth Singing
5:25
60
Mustang Sally
Wilson Pickett - The Wicked Pickett
3:07
61
Love Train
The O'Jays - The Best Of The O'Jays: Love Train
2:58
62
Have You Seen Her
The Chi-Lites - The Ultimate Chi-Lites
5:10
63
Fever
Little Willie John - Best Of The Best
2:41
64
Thin Line Between Love And Hate
The Persuaders - Thin Line Between Love & Hate: Golden Classics
3:27
65
Bring It On Home to Me (Remastered)
Sam Cooke - The Best of Sam Cooke
2:44
66
Express Yourself
Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd. Street Rhythm Band - Express Yourself
3:53
67
Hold On, I'm Comin'
Sam & Dave - Hold On, I'm Comin'
2:35
68
It's All Right
The Impressions - The Impressions
2:53
69
Maria (You Were The Only One)
Michael Jackson - Got To Be There
3:42
70
Move On Up
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up (Single Edit)
2:45
71
Knock On Wood
Eddie Floyd - Knock On Wood
3:09
72
Walk On By
Isaac Hayes - Ultimate Collection: Isaac Hayes
4:33
73
Sweet Soul Music
Arthur Conley - Rhino Hi-Five: Arthur Conley
2:21
74
Jimmy Mack
Martha & The Vandellas - Watchout!
2:43
75
A Change Is Gonna Come
Sam Cooke - Ain't That Good News
3:11
76
Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song) [Mono] [Remastered]
Otis Redding - Complete & Unbelievable...The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul (50th Anniversary Edition)
2:45
77
I Can't Get Next To You
The Temptations - Puzzle People
2:54
78
Take Me To The River
Al Green - Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Volume 3: 1995
5:21
79
Be Thankful for What You Got
William DeVaughn - One Hit Wonders - Vol. 2
3:26
80
Piece of My Heart
Erma Franklin - Erma Franklin: Piece Of Her Heart - The Epic And Shout Years
2:37
81
Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)
Frank Wilson - Motown Classics
2:31
82
All Night Long
Aretha Franklin - Aretha In Person with The Ray Bryant Combo (Expanded Edition)
2:57
83
Let's Straighten It Out
O.V. Wright - The Bottom Line
3:52
84
Woman's Gotta Have It
Bobby Womack - Understanding
3:35
85
90% of Me Is You
Gwen McCrae feat. Latimore, Timmy Thomas, H.W. Casey & Little Beaver - For Your Love
2:47
86
At the Top of the Stairs
The Formations - The Best of That Philly Sound
2:18
87
Still Water (Love)
The Four Tops - Still Waters Run Deep
3:14
88
Home Is Where the Heart Is
Bobby Womack & The Brotherhood - Home Is Where the Heart Is
3:20
89
This Is Your Life
Billy Paul - Going East
4:15
90
Kiss and Say Goodbye
The Manhattans - The Best Of The Manhattans: Kiss And Say Goodbye
4:25
91
Twenty Five Miles
Edwin Starr - 25 Miles
3:18