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100 Greatest Classic Soul Songs

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

98 songs (5 hours and 20 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
(Sittin' On) the Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding - The 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 (With 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
Papas Got a Brand New Bag
James Brown - The Legend Collection: James Brown
2:21
14
Uptight (Everything's Alright)
Stevie Wonder - Up-Tight
2:54
15
I Want You Back
Jackson 5 - The Ultimate Collection: Jackson 5
3:00
16
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher
Jackie Wilson - The Ultimate Jackie Wilson
3:01
17
What'd I Say, Pt. 1
Ray Charles - What'd I Say (Pt.1 & 2) [Digital 45]
3:08
18
War
Edwin Starr - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Edwin Starr
3:50
19
It's Your Thing
The Isley Brothers - It's Our Thing
2:49
20
Lean on Me
Bill Withers - Still Bill
4:18
21
My Guy
Mary Wells - Mary Wells Sings My Guy
2:54
22
My Girl
The Temptations - Hits Of The 60s Volume 2
2:57
23
You Can't Hurry Love
The Supremes - Supremes A Go Go
2:45
24
Ain't No Mountain High Enough
Marvin Gaye - A Little Party Never Killed Nobody - Summer Jam
1:32
25
Just One Look
Doris Troy - Only In America: Atlantic Soul Classics
2:28
26
I Can See Clearly Now
Johnny Nash - The Best Of
2:46
27
I Got You (I Feel Good)
James Brown - James Brown Live: The 60th Anniversary Collection
3:15
28
I'll Take You There
The Staple Singers - Staple Singers Greatest Hits
4:38
29
Try A Little Tenderness
Otis Redding - The Very Best of Otis Redding
3:21
30
How Can You Mend a Broken Heart
Al Green - Let's Stay Together
6:23
31
Betcha By Golly, Wow
The Stylistics - The Best Of The Stylistics
3:12
32
Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On - 40th Anniversary (Super Deluxe)
3:16
33
Reach Out I'll Be There
The Four Tops - Reach Out
2:58
34
(Love Is Like A) Heat Wave
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - Heat Wave
2:43
35
I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) (Stereo)
The Four Tops - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of The Four Tops
2:46
36
Chain Gang (Remastered)
Sam Cooke - The Best of Sam Cooke
2:36
37
Do You Love Me
The Contours - Soul Train
2:58
38
Ooo Baby Baby (Stereo)
Smokey Robinson - OOO Baby Baby: The Anthlogy
2:48
39
To Love Somebody
Nina Simone - To Love Somebody (Expanded Edition)
2:38
40
You Make Me Feel Brand New
The Stylistics - The Best Of The Stylistics
4:38
41
Just My Imagination
The Temptations - Live As It Gets
3:53
42
Superstition
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book
4:26
43
Everyday People (Single Version)
Sly And The Family Stone - Stand
2:21
44
Nowhere To Run (Mono)
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
2:49
45
Oh Girl
The Chi-Lites - The Ultimate Chi-Lites
3:37
46
I've Been Loving You Too Long
Otis Redding - Otis Blue
2:56
47
Tears Of A Clown
The Miracles - The Miracles Greatest Hits - The Miracles
3:05
48
In the Midnight Hour
Wilson Pickett - The Exciting Wilson Pickett
2:37
49
I'm Your Puppet
James & Bobby Purify - Shake A Tail Feather! The Best Of James And Bobby Purify
3:00
50
Dancing In The Street
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
2:40
51
You've Really Got A Hold On Me
The Miracles - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
2:52
52
Ain't Too Proud To Beg
The Temptations - Gettin' Ready
2:36
53
If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - The Essential Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes
3:25
54
That Lady, Pts. 1 & 2
The Isley Brothers - The Essential Isley Brothers [Clean]
5:34
55
I Second That Emotion
Smokey Robinson - The Definitive Collection
2:48
56
La-La Means I Love You (Remastered)
The Delfonics - La-La Means I Love You
3:19
57
I Put a Spell on You
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - At Home with Screamin' Jay Hawkins
2:24
58
Please Mr. Postman (Single Version)
The Marvelettes - Please Mr. Postman
2:28
59
I'll Be Around
Spinners - Spinners
3:08
60
I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes for You
3:21
61
This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You)
The Isley Brothers - This Old Heart Of Mine
2:52
62
Come See About Me
The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go
2:43
63
Me and Mrs. Jones
Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones: The Best Of Billy Paul
4:44
64
Standing In The Shadows Of Love
The Four Tops - Reach Out
2:37
65
Close the Door
Teddy Pendergrass - Love Train: The Sound of Philadelphia [Clean]
5:26
66
Mustang Sally
Wilson Pickett - The Wicked Pickett
3:07
67
Love Train
The O'Jays - The Best Of The O'Jays: Love Train
2:58
68
Have You Seen Her
The Chi-Lites - The Ultimate Chi-Lites
5:10
69
Fever
Little Willie John - Best Of The Best
2:41
70
Thin Line Between Love And Hate
The Persuaders - Thin Line Between Love & Hate: Golden Classics
3:27
71
Bring It On Home to Me (Remastered)
Sam Cooke - The Best of Sam Cooke
2:44
72
Express Yourself
Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd. Street Rhythm Band - Express Yourself
3:53
73
Hold On, I'm Comin'
Sam & Dave - Hold On, I'm Comin'
2:35
74
It's All Right
The Impressions - The Impressions
2:53
75
Maria (You Were The Only One)
Michael Jackson - Got To Be There
3:42
76
Move On Up
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up (Single Edit)
2:45
77
Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd - Knock On Wood
3:09
78
Walk On By
Isaac Hayes - Ultimate Collection: Isaac Hayes
4:33
79
Sweet Soul Music
Arthur Conley - Rhino Hi-Five: Arthur Conley
2:21
80
Jimmy Mack
Martha & The Vandellas - Watchout!
2:43
81
A Change Is Gonna Come
Sam Cooke - Ain't That Good News
3:11
82
Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa-Fa (Sad Song) [Mono] [2016 Remaster]
Otis Redding - Complete & Unbelievable: The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul (50th Anniversary Edition)
2:45
83
I Can't Get Next To You
The Temptations - Puzzle People
2:54
84
Take Me To The River
Al Green - Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Volume 3: 1995
5:21
85
Get up Offa That Thing
James Brown - It's a Man's Man's Man's World
2:16
86
Be Thankful for What You Got
William DeVaughn - One Hit Wonders - Vol. 2
3:26
87
Piece of My Heart
Erma Franklin - Erma Franklin: Piece Of Her Heart - The Epic And Shout Years
2:37
88
Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)
Frank Wilson - Motown Classics
2:31
89
All Night Long
Aretha Franklin - Aretha In Person with The Ray Bryant Combo (Expanded Edition)
3:01
90
Let's Straighten It Out
O.V. Wright - The Bottom Line
3:52
91
Woman's Gotta Have It
Bobby Womack - Understanding
3:35
92
90% of Me Is You
Gwen McCrae feat. Latimore, Timmy Thomas, H.W. Casey & Little Beaver - For Your Love
2:47
93
At the Top of the Stairs
Various artists - The Best of That Philly Sound
2:18
94
Still Water (Love)
The Four Tops - Still Waters Run Deep
3:14
95
Home Is Where the Heart Is
Bobby Womack & The Brotherhood - Home Is Where the Heart Is
3:20
96
This Is Your Life
Billy Paul - Going East
4:15
97
Kiss and Say Goodbye
The Manhattans - The Best Of The Manhattans: Kiss And Say Goodbye
4:25
98
Twenty Five Miles
Edwin Starr - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Edwin Starr
3:21