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The Temptations Discography of Albums

Meet the Temptations
US Motown / Gordy LP 911, 1964
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) The Way You Do The Things You Do 2) I Want A Love I Can See 3) (You're My) Dream Come True 4) Paradise 5) May I Have This Dance 6) Isn't She Pretty 7) Just Let Me Know 8) Your Wonderful Love 9) The Further You Look, The Less You See 10) Check Yourself 11) Slow Down Heart 12) Farewell My Love 13) Oh, Mother Of Mine - (Bonus track on CD) 14) Romance Without Finance - (Bonus track on CD)

The Temptations Sing Smokey
US Motown/Gordy LP 912, 1965
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1) The Way You Do The Things You Do 2) Baby, Baby I Need You 3) My Girl 4) What Love Has Joined Together 5) You'll Lose A Precious Love 6) It's Growing 7) Who's Lovin' You 8) What's So Good About Good Bye 9) You Beat Me To The Punch 10) Way Over There 11) You've Really Got A Hold On Me 12) (You Can) Depend On Me

The Temptin' Temptations
US Motown/Gordy LP 914, 1966
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1) Since I Lost My Baby 2) The Girl's Alright With Me 3) Just Another Lonely Night 4) My Baby 5) You've Got To Earn It 6) Everybody Needs Love 7) Girl (Why You Wanna Make Me Blue) 8) Don't Look Back 9) I Gotta Know Now 10) Born To Love You 11) I'll Be in Trouble 12) You're The One I Need

Gettin' Ready
US Motown/Gordy LP 918, 1966
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Say You 2) Little Miss Sweetness 3) Ain't Too Proud To Beg 4) Get Ready 5) Lonely, Lonely Man Am I 6) Too Busy Thinking about My Baby 7) I've Been Good to You 8) It's A Lonely World Without Your Love 9) Fading Away 10) Who You Gonna Run To 11) You're Not An Ordinary Girl 12) Not Now, I'll Tell You Later 13) Give It Up - (CD bonus track, previously unreleased) 14) The Man Who Don't Believe in Love - (CD bonus track, previously unreleased)

Temptations Live!
US Motown/Gordy LP 921, 1967
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Introduction - Scott Regen 2) Girl (Why You Wanna Make Me Blue) / The Girl's Alright With Me / I'll Be In Trouble / I Want A Love I Can See 3) What Love Has Joined Together 4) My Girl 5) Yesterday / What Now My Love 6) Beauty Is Only Skin Deep 7) Group Introduction 8) I Wish You Love 9) Ain't Too Proud To Beg 10) Ol' Man River 11) Get Ready 12) Fading Away 13) My Baby 14) You'll Lose A Precious Love 15) Baby Baby I Need You 16) Don't Look Back 17) The Way You Do The Things You Do (bonus track, previously unreleased)

With a Lot O' Soul
US Motown/Gordy LP 922, 1967
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1) I Know I'm Losing You 2) Ain't No Sun Since You've Been Gone 3) All I Need 4) Loneliness Made Me Realise It's You That I Need 5) No More Water In The Well 6) Save My Love For A Rainy Day 7) Just One Last Look 8) Sorry Is A Sorry Word 9) You're My Everything 10) Now That You've Won Me 11) Two Sides To Love 12) Don't Send Me Away

In a Mellow Mood
US Motown/Gordy LP 924, 1967
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Hello, Young Lovers 2) A Taste Of Honey 3) For Once In My Life 4) Somewhere 5) Ol' Man River 6) I'm Ready For Love 7) Try To Remember 8) Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me) 9) What Now My Love 10) That's Life 11) With These Hands 12) The Impossible Dream

Wish It Would Rain
US Motown/Gordy LP 927, 1968
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) 2) Cindy 3) I Wish It Would Rain 4) Please Return Your Love to Me 5) Fan the Flame 6) He Who Picks a Rose 7) Why Did You Leave Me Darling 8) I Truly, Truly Believe 9) This Is My Beloved 10) Gonna Give Her All the Love I've Got 11) I've Passed This Way Before 12) No Man Can Love Her Like I Do

Diana Ross and the Supremes: Join the Temptations
US Motown LP 679, 1968
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1) Try It Baby 2) I Second That Emotion 3) Ain't No Mountain High Enough 4) I'm Gonna Make You Love Me 5) This Guy's in Love With You 6) Funky Broadway 7) I'll Try Something New 8) Place in the Sun 9) Sweet Inspiration 10) Then 11) Impossible Dream

Live at the Copa
US Motown/Gordy LP 938, 1969
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Introduction 2) Get Ready 3) You're My Everything 4) I Truly, Truly Believe 5) I Wish It Would Rain 6) For Once In My Life 7) I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) 8) Introduction of the Band and Group 9) Hello, Young Lovers 10) With These Hands 11) Swanee 12) Impossible Dream 13) Please Return Your Love To Me 14) (I Know) I'm Losing You

The Temptations Show
US Motown/Gordy LP 933, 1969
Never released in CD format
Get Ready / Ol' Man River / Cloud Nine / Run Away Child, Running Wild I've Got to Be Me / The Best Things in Life Are Free / Life / Swanee / Old Folks, Hello Young Lovers / If I Didn't Care

Cloud Nine
US Motown/Gordy LP 939, 1969
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1) Cloud Nine 2) I Heard It Through The Grapevine 3) Runaway Child, Running Wild 4) Love Is A Hurtin' Thing 5) Hey Girl 6) Why Did She Have To Leave Me (Why Did She Have To Go) 7) I Need Your Lovin' 8) Don't Let Him Take Your Love From Me 9) I Gotta Find A Way (To Get You Back) 10) Gonna Keep On Tryin' Till I Win Your Love

Diana Ross & the Supremes / The Temptations: Together
US Motown LP 692, 1969
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1) Stubborn Kind of Fellow 2) I'll Be Doggone 3) Weight 4) Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing 5) Uptight (Everything's Alright) 6) Sing a Simple Song 7) My Guy, My Girl 8) For Better or Worse 9) Can't Take My Eyes Off You 10) Why (Must We Fall in Love)

Puzzle People
US Motown/Gordy LP 949, 1969
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) I Can't Get Next to You 2) Hey Jude 3) Don't Let the Joneses Get You Down 4) Message from a Black Man 5) It's Your Thing 6) Little Green Apples 7) You Don't Love Me No More 8) Since I've Lost You 9) Running Away (Ain't Gonna Help You) 10) That's the Way Love Is 11) Slave

Diana Ross & Supremes with The Temptations: On Broadway
US Motown LP 699, 1969
1) G.I.T. On Broadway 2) Broadway Medley 3) Malteds over Manhattan 4) Leading Lady Medley 5) Fiddler on the Roof Medley 6) Student Mountie 7) The Rhythm of Life 8) Finale: Let the Sunshine In 9) Funky Broadway 10) G.I.T. On Broadway (Reprise)

Psychedelic Shack
US Motown/Gordy LP 947, 1970
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1) Psychedelic Shack 2) You Make Your Own Heaven And Hell 3) Hum Along And Dance 4) Take A Stroll Through Your Mind 5) It's Summer 6) War 7) You Need Love Like I Do (Don't You) 8) Friendship Train

Live at London's Talk of the Town
US Motown/Gordy LP 953, 1970
Never released in CD format
1) Medley 2) I'm Gonna Make You Love Me 3) The Impossible Dream 4) Run Away Child, Running Wild 5) Don't Let The Joneses Get You Down 6) A Time for Us 7) I Can't Get Next To You 8) This Guy's In Love With You 9) I've Gotta Be Me 10) (I Know) I'm Losing You 11) Cloud Nine 12) Everything Is Going To Be Alright

Christmas Card
US Motown/Gordy LP 951, 1970
1) Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 2) My Christmas Tree 3) Santa Claus Is Coming to Town 4) Silent Night 5) Someday at Christmas 6) White Christmas 7) Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! 8) Silver Bells 9) The Christmas Song 10) The Little Drummer Boy

Sky Is the Limit
US Motown/Gordy LP 957, 1971
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Gonna Keep on Tryin' Till I Win Your Love 2) Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me) 3) I'm the Exception to the Rule 4) Smiling Faces Sometimes 5) Man 6) Throw a Farewell Kiss 7) Ungena Za Ulimwengu (Unite the World) 8) Love Can Be Anything 9) CD Bonus track: Ball of Confusion

Solid Rock
US Motown/Gordy LP 961, 1971, released January 1972
No CD reissue currently available
A 1) Take a Look Around 2) Ain't No Sunshine 3) Stop the War Now
B 1) What It Is? 2) Smooth Sailing (From Now On) 3) Superstar (Remember How You Got Where You Are) 4) It's Summer 5) The End of Our Road

All Directions
US Motown/Gordy LP 962, 1972
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Funky Music Sho Nuff Turns Me On 2) Run Charlie Run 3) Papa Was A Rollin' Stone 4) Love Woke Me Up This Morning 5) I Ain't Got Nothin' 6) The First Time Ever (I Saw Your Face) 7) Mother Nature 8) Do Your Thing

Masterpiece
US Motown/Gordy LP 965, 1973
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Hey Girl 2) Masterpiece 3) Ma 4) Law Of The Land 5) Plastic Man 6) Hurry Tomorrow

Live in Japan
Japan only release LP, 1973
CD reissue available from our online shop
CD reissue by US Hip-O Select mini-LP CD, 2006
1) Plastic Man 2) I Can't Get Next To You 3) Love Woke Me Up This Morning 4) Medley: Get Ready - My Girl - The Way You Do The Things You Do 5) The First Time Ever (I Saw Your Face) 6) Hey Girl (I Like Your Style) 7) Could Nine 8) Introduction Of Band And Group 9) A Song For You 10) Masterpiece 11) Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) 12) Papa Was A Rolling Stone

1990
US Motown/Gordy LP 966, 1973
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Let Your Hair Down 2) I Need You 3) Heavenly 4) You Got My Soul on Fire 5) Ain't No Justice 6) 1990 7) Zoom

Song for You
US Motown/Gordy LP 969, 1975
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Happy People 2) Glasshouse 3) Shakey Ground 4) Prophets 5) Happy People 6) A Song For You 7) Memories 8) I'm A Bachelor 9) Firefly

House Party
US Motown/Gordy LP 973, 1975
Never reissued in CD format
A 1) Keep Holding on 2) It's Just a Matter of Time 3) You Can't Stop a Man in Love 4) World of You, Love and Music 5) What You Need Most (I Do Best of All) B 1) Ways of a Grown up Man 2) Johnny Porter 3) Darling Stand by Me (Song for My Woman) 4) If I Don't Love You This Way

Wings of Love
US Motown/Gordy LP 971, 1976
Never reissued in CD format
A 1) Sweet Gypsy Jane 2) Sweetness in the Dark 3) Up the Creek (Without a Paddle) 4) China Doll B 1) Mary Ann 2) Dream World (Wings of Love) 3) Paradise

Do the Temptations
US Motown/Gordy LP 975, 1977
Never reissued in CD format
A 1) Why Can't You and Me Get Together 2) Who Are You (And What Are You Doing the Best of Your Life) 3) I'm on Fire (Body Song) 4) Put Your Trust in Me, Baby B 1) There's No Stoppin' (Til' We Get the Whole World Rockin') 2) Let Me Count the Ways (I Love You) 3) Is There Anybody Else 4) I'll Take You In

Hear to Tempt You
US Atlantic LP 19143, 1977
Japanese CD reissue, 2007
The Japanese out-of-print CD reissue still available from our online shop!
1) Think for Yourself 2) In a Lifetime 3) Can We Come and Share in Love 4) She's All I've Got 5) Shake in the Grass 6) It's Time for Love 7) Let's Live in Peace 8) Read Between the Lines 9) I Could Never Stop Loving You

Bare Back
US Atlantic LP 19188, 1978
CD reissue 2013 in Japan
Japanese CD reissue available from our online shop
A 1) Mystic Woman (Love Me Over) 2) I Just Don't Know Hot to Let You Go 3) That's When You Need Love 4) Bare Back 5) Ever Ready Love
B 1) Wake up to Me 2) You're So Easy to Love 3) I See My Child 4) Touch Me Again

Power
US Motown/Gordy LP 994, 1980
Never reissued in CD format
A 1) Power 2) Struck by Lightning Twice 3) Isn't the Night Fantastic 4) How Can I Resist Your Love B 1) Shadow of Your Love 2) Can't You See Sweet Thing 3) Go for It 4) I'm Coming Home

Give Love at Christmas
US Motown/Gordy LP 5085/5279, 1980
CD reissue released as Motown 5279
1) Give Love on Christmas Day 2) The Christmas Song 3) Love Comes With Christmas 4) The Little Drummer Boy 5) This Christmas 6) Everything for Christmas 7) Christmas Everyday 8) Silent Night

The Temptations
US Gordy LP 1006, 1981
Never reissued in CD format
A 1) Aiming at Your Heart 2) Evil Woman (Gonna Take Your Love) 3) The Best of Both Worlds 4) Ready, Willing and Able 5) Open Their Eyes B 1) Oh, What a Night 2) The Life of a Cowboy 3) Just Ain't Havin' Fun 4) What Else 5) Your Lovin' Is Magic

Reunion
US Gordy LP 6008, 1982
CD reissue 1994/1999 in Europe, and 2013 in Japan
Japanese CD reissue available from our online shop
A 1) Standing on the Top 2) You Better Beware 3) Lock It in the Pocket B 1) I've Never Been to Me 2) Backstage 3) More on the Inside 4) Money's Hard to Get
Bonus tracks on the CD reissue:
8) Like a Diamond in the Sky 9) Don't Hold It In

Surface Thrills
US Gordy LP 6032, 1983
Never reissued in CD format
A 1) Surface Thrills 2) Love on My Mind Tonight 3) One Man Woman 4) Show Me Your Love B 1) The Seeker 2) What a Way to Put It 3) Bring Your Body Here 4) Made in America

Back to Basics
US Gordy LP 6085, 1983
Never reissued in CD format
A 1) Miss Busy Body 2) Sail Away 3) Outlaw 4) Stop the World Right Here (I Wanna Get off) B 1) The Battle Song (I'm the One) - with the Four Tops 2) Hollywood 3) Isn't the Night Fantastic 4) Make Me Believe in Love Again

Truly for You
US Gordy LP 6119, 1984
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Running 2) Treat Her Like A Lady 3) How Can You Say That It's Over 4) My Love Is True (truly For You) 5) Memories 6) Just To Keep You In My Life 7) Set Your Love Right 8) I'll Keep My Light In My Window

Touch Me
US Gordy LP 6164, 1985
Japanese CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Magic 2) Givehersomeattention 3) Deeper Than Love 4) I'm Fascinated 5) Touch Me 6) Don't Break Your Promise To Me 7) She Got Tired Of Loving Me 8) Do You Really Love Your Baby 9) Oh Lover

To Be Continued
US Gordy LP 6207, 1986
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Lady Soul - 5:02 2) Message to the World - 4:24 3) To Be Continued - 5:01 4) Put Us Together Again - 3:55 5) Someone - 4:37 6) Girls (They Like It) - 4:37 7) More Love, Your Love - 4:23 8) A Fine Mess [From A Fine Mess] - 4:04 9) You're the One - 4:39 10) Love Me Right - 4:17

Together Again
US Motown LP/CD 6246, 1987
CD currently out of print
1) Look What You Started 2) I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now 3) 10 X 10 4) Do You Wanna Go with Me 5) Little Things 6) I Got Your Number 7) Every Time I Close My Eyes 8) Lucky 9) Put Your Foot Down

Special
US Motown LP/CD 6275, 1989
CD currently out of print
1) Friends 2) Special 3) All I Want From You 4) She's Better Than Money 5) One Step at a Time 6) Fill Me Up 7) Go Ahead 8) Loveline 9) Soul to Soul 10) O.A.O. Lover

Milestone
US Motown LP/CD 6331, 1991
CD currently out of print
1) Eenie Meenie Minie Moe 2) Any Old Lovin' (Just Won't Do) 3) Hoops of Fire 4) We Should Be Makin' Love 5) The Jones' 6) Get Ready 7) Corner of My Heart 8) Whenever You're Ready 9) Do It Easy 10) Wait a Minute 11) Celebrate
Bonus track on the UK version:
12) The Jones' (UK Remix)

For Lovers Only
US Motown CD 0568, 1995
CD reissue available from our online shop
1) Some Enchanted Evening 2) I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face 3) At Last 4) Night and Day 5) Time after Time 6) Melvin's Interlude 7) Life Is but a Dream 8) What a Difference a Day Makes 9) I'm Glad There Is You 10) South Shell Interlude 11) That's Why (I Love You So) 12) For Your Love / You Send Me (Medley)
Bonus track on the reissue:
Night and Day - Remix

Phoenix Rising
US Motown CD 31463 0937-2, 1998
CD available from our online shop
1) Here After 0:44 2) Stay 4:46 3) False Faces 5:31 4) How Could He Hurt You 4:52 5) I'm Calling You 1:26 6) This Is My Promise 7:20 7) My Love 4:19 8) Tempt Me 5:05 9) If I Give You My Heart 4:34 10) Take Me In Your Arms 3:58 11) That's What Friends Are For 5:51 12) Just Like I Told You 4:47 13) Stay (Remix) 4:03

Ear-Resistible
US Motown CD 157742, 2000
CD available from our online shop
1) I'll Just Go Crazy (Intro) - :33 2) I'm Here - 4:22 3) Your Love - 4:47 4) Elevator Eyes - 3:51 5) Selfish Reasons - 4:48 6) Kiss Me Like You Miss Me - 4:40 7) Party - 4:06 8) It's Alright to Be Wrong - 4:21 9) Proven & True - 5:27 10) Got to Get on the Road - 4:53 11) I'll Just Go Crazy - 4:32 12) A Little Bit Lonely - 4:30 13) One Love One World (Interlude) - 1:38 14) Error of Our Ways - 5:18

Awesome
US Motown CD 016330, 2001
CD available from our online shop
1) Awesome Intro 1:00 2) Hurt So Bad 3:56 3) 4 Days 4:05 4) Lady 4:44 5) Forget About It 4:23 6) Awesome 3:39 7) Race For Your Heart 4:22 8) Swept Away 4:46 9) My Baby 4:20 10) Open Letter, My One Temptation Interlude 1:05 11) So Easy 5:44 12) A Love I Can See 5:46 13) That's How Heartaches Are Made 4:46 14) I Feel Good 4:05

Legacy
US Motown CD 98 62426, 2004
CD available from our online shop
1) Still Tempting 2) Round Here 3) Stay Together 4) Somethin' Special 5) Fifty Fifty Love 6) Love To The Music 7) You Are Necessary In My Life (The Wedding Song) 8) Mr) Fix It 9) All The Wrong People 10) Baby It's Me 11) Why Can't We Be Lovin' Friends 12) Never Let You Down

Reflections
US New Door Records/Universal Music CD, 2006
CD available from our online shop
1) Can I Get a Witness - 5:19 2) Reflections - 4:07 3) How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You) - 3:37 4) Don't Leave Me This Way - 3:15 5) This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You) - 4:55 6) Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing - 4:09 7) I Hear a Symphony - 2:49 8) Try It Baby - 3:32 9) Ain't No Mountain High Enough - 4:11 10) Ooo Baby Baby - 3:45 11) What Becomes of the Brokenhearted - 4:02 12) Never Can Say Goodbye - 4:54 13) I'll Be There - 4:59 14) Neither One of Us (Wants to Be the First to Say Goodbye) - 4:37 15) Reach out and Touch (Somebody's Hand) - 4:30

Back to Front
US New Door Records/Universal Music CD, 2007
CD available from our online shop
1) Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up - 4:25 2) Hold on, I'm Comin' - 3:03 3) Wake Up Everybody - 5:45 4) Minute by Minute - 4:42 5) I'm in Love - 3:17 6) Don't Ask My Neighbors - 4:37 7) Love Ballad - 4:41 8) Let It Be Me - 4:55 9) How Deep Is Your Love - 4:28 10) (Every Time I Turn Around) Back in Love Again - 4:25 11) Respect Yourself - 4:41

Still Here
US 10/30 International CD, 2010
CD available from our online shop
1) Still Here (Prelude) 2) Change Has Come 3) One Of A Kind Lady 4) Let Me Catch Your Diamonds 5) Hold Me 6) Warm Summer Nights 7) First Kiss 8) Shawtyismygirlooyeah 9) Still Here With Me 10) Soul Music 11) Woman 12) Listen Up 13) Going Back Home 14) Still Here (Reprise)

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