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100 Greatest Classic Soul Songs

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

100 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 (Expanded Edition)
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
What'd I Say, Pt. 1 & 2
Ray Charles - What'd I Say
5:07
14
Papas Got a Brand New Bag
James Brown - The Legend Collection: James Brown
2:21
15
Uptight (Everything's Alright)
Stevie Wonder - Up-Tight
2:54
16
I Want You Back
Jackson 5 - The Ultimate Collection: Jackson 5
3:00
17
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher
Jackie Wilson - The Ultimate Jackie Wilson
3:01
18
What'd I Say, Pt. 1
Ray Charles - What'd I Say (Pt.1 & 2) [Digital 45]
3:08
19
War
Edwin Starr - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Edwin Starr
3:50
20
It's Your Thing
The Isley Brothers - It's Our Thing
2:49
21
Lean on Me
Bill Withers - Still Bill
4:18
22
My Guy
Mary Wells - Mary Wells Sings My Guy
2:54
23
My Girl
The Temptations - Hits Of The 60s Volume 2
2:57
24
You Can't Hurry Love
The Supremes - Supremes A Go Go
2:45
25
Ain't No Mountain High Enough (Live)
Marvin Gaye - Golden Legends: Marvin Gaye Live
1:32
26
Just One Look
Doris Troy - Soul Blues
2:28
27
I Can See Clearly Now
Johnny Nash - The Best Of
2:46
28
I Got You (I Feel Good)
James Brown - James Brown Live: The 60th Anniversary Collection
3:15
29
I'll Take You There
The Staple Singers - Staple Singers Greatest Hits
4:38
30
Try A Little Tenderness
Otis Redding - The Very Best of Otis Redding
3:21
31
I'd Rather Go Blind
Etta James - Most Essential Blues
2:37
32
How Can You Mend a Broken Heart
Al Green - Let's Stay Together
6:23
33
Betcha By Golly, Wow
The Stylistics - The Stylistics - The Original Debut Album
3:18
34
Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On - 40th Anniversary (Super Deluxe)
3:16
35
Reach Out I'll Be There
The Four Tops - Reach Out
2:58
36
(Love Is Like A) Heat Wave
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - Heat Wave
2:43
37
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
38
Chain Gang (Remastered)
Sam Cooke - The Best of Sam Cooke
2:36
39
Do You Love Me
Anthony Newley - Heart To Heart
3:20
40
Ooo Baby Baby (Stereo)
Smokey Robinson - OOO Baby Baby: The Anthlogy
2:48
41
To Love Somebody
Nina Simone - To Love Somebody (Expanded Edition)
2:38
42
You Make Me Feel Brand New
The Stylistics - The Best Of The Stylistics and More 30th Anniversary Edition
4:48
43
Just My Imagination
The Temptations - Live As It Gets
3:53
44
Superstition
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book
4:26
45
Everyday People (Single Version)
Sly And The Family Stone - Stand
2:21
46
Nowhere To Run (Mono)
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
2:49
47
Oh Girl
The Chi-Lites - The Ultimate Chi-Lites
3:37
48
I've Been Loving You Too Long
Otis Redding - Otis Blue
2:56
49
Tears Of A Clown
The Miracles - The Miracles Greatest Hits - The Miracles
3:05
50
In the Midnight Hour
Wilson Pickett - The Exciting Wilson Pickett
2:37
51
I'm Your Puppet
James & Bobby Purify - Shake A Tail Feather! The Best Of James And Bobby Purify
3:00
52
Dancing In The Street
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
2:40
53
You've Really Got A Hold On Me
The Miracles - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best Of Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
2:52
54
Ain't Too Proud To Beg
The Temptations - Gettin' Ready (Expanded Edition)
2:36
55
If You Don't Know Me by Now
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes - The Essential Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes
3:25
56
That Lady, Pts. 1 & 2
The Isley Brothers - The Essential Isley Brothers [Clean]
5:34
57
I Second That Emotion
Smokey Robinson - The Definitive Collection
2:48
58
La-La Means I Love You
The Delfonics - La-La Means I Love You
3:19
59
I Put a Spell On You
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - At Home with Screamin' Jay Hawkins
2:24
60
Please Mr. Postman
The Marvelettes - Please Mr. Postman
2:28
61
I'll Be Around
Spinners - Spinners
3:08
62
I Only Have Eyes for You
The Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes for You
3:21
63
This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You)
The Isley Brothers - This Old Heart Of Mine
2:52
64
Come See About Me
The Supremes - Where Did Our Love Go
2:43
65
Me and Mrs. Jones
Anthony Jackson, Leon Huff, Eddie Green, Bunny Sigler, Norman Harris, Bobby Eli, Billy Paul, Roland Chambers, Ronnie Baker, Lenny Pakula, Norman Farrington, David Bay & Early Young - Me And Mrs. Jones: The Best Of Billy Paul
4:44
66
Standing In The Shadows Of Love
The Four Tops - Reach Out
2:37
67
Close the Door
Teddy Pendergrass - Love Train: The Sound of Philadelphia [Clean]
5:26
68
Mustang Sally
Wilson Pickett - The Wicked Pickett
3:07
69
Love Train
The O'Jays - The Best Of The O'Jays: Love Train
2:58
70
Have You Seen Her
The Chi-Lites - The Ultimate Chi-Lites
5:10
71
Fever
Little Willie John - Best Of The Best
2:41
72
Thin Line Between Love And Hate
The Persuaders - Thin Line Between Love & Hate: Golden Classics
3:27
73
Bring It On Home to Me (Remastered)
Sam Cooke - The Best of Sam Cooke
2:44
74
Express Yourself
Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd. Street Rhythm Band - Express Yourself
3:53
75
Hold On, I'm Comin'
Sam & Dave - Hold On, I'm Comin'
2:35
76
It's All Right
The Impressions - The Impressions
2:53
77
Maria (You Were The Only One)
Michael Jackson - Got To Be There
3:42
78
Move On Up
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up (Single Edit)
2:45
79
Knock on Wood
Eddie Floyd - Knock On Wood
3:09
80
Walk On By
Isaac Hayes - Ultimate Collection: Isaac Hayes
4:33
81
Sweet Soul Music
Arthur Conley - Rhino Hi-Five: Arthur Conley
2:21
82
Jimmy Mack
Martha & The Vandellas - Watchout!
2:43
83
A Change Is Gonna Come
Sam Cooke - Ain't That Good News
3:11
84
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
85
I Can't Get Next To You
The Temptations - Puzzle People
2:54
86
Take Me To The River
Al Green - Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Volume 3: 1995
5:21
87
Get up Offa That Thing
James Brown - It's a Man's Man's Man's World
2:16
88
Be Thankful for What You Got
William DeVaughn - One Hit Wonders - Vol. 2
3:26
89
Piece of My Heart
Erma Franklin - Erma Franklin: Piece Of Her Heart - The Epic And Shout Years
2:37
90
Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)
Frank Wilson - Motown Classics
2:31
91
All Night Long
Aretha Franklin - Aretha In Person with The Ray Bryant Combo (Expanded Edition)
3:01
92
Let's Straighten It Out
O.V. Wright - The Bottom Line
3:52
93
Woman's Gotta Have It
Bobby Womack - Understanding
3:35
94
90% of Me Is You
Gwen McCrae feat. Latimore, Timmy Thomas, H.W. Casey & Little Beaver - For Your Love
2:47
95
At the Top of the Stairs
Various artists - The Best of That Philly Sound
2:18
96
Still Water (Love)
The Four Tops - Still Waters Run Deep
3:14
97
Home Is Where the Heart Is
Bobby Womack & The Brotherhood - Home Is Where the Heart Is
3:20
98
This Is Your Life
Billy Paul - Going East
4:15
99
Kiss and Say Goodbye
The Manhattans - The Best Of The Manhattans: Kiss And Say Goodbye
4:25
100
Twenty Five Miles
Edwin Starr - Motown Legends: War/ Twenty-five Miles
3:21