Duration
3:55
Year
1970
Type
Studio

Recording Dates

June 1, 1970 Hitsville U.S.A. Studio A, Detroit, MI Track recorded, assigned to the Originals
July 6, 1970 Hitsville U.S.A. Studio A, Detroit, MI Marvin Gaye lead vocals recorded
July 7, 1970 Golden World Studios, Detroit, MI Background vocals recorded
July 9, 1970 Golden World Studios, Detroit, MI Background vocals and additional instrumentation recorded
July 10, 1970 Hitsville U.S.A. Studio A, Detroit, MI Further lead vocals and instrumentation recorded
September 21, 1970 Golden World Studios, Detroit, MI Strings overdubbed

Recording Credits

Producer Marvin Gaye
Lead Vocals Marvin Gaye
Featured Vocals Elgie Stover, Bobby Rogers
Alto Saxophone Solo Eli Fontaine
Vocal Accompaniment The Andantes
Background Vocals Marvin Gaye, Bobby Rogers, Elgie Stover, Mel Farr, Lem Barney, Louvain Demps, Jackie Hicks, Marlene Barrows
Instrumentation The Funk Brothers
String Section Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Guitar Unknown
Bass James Jamerson
Piano Marvin Gaye
Drums Chet Forest
Percussion Eddie Brown
Cajón Marvin Gaye
Vibraphone Jack Ashford?
Alto Saxophone Eli Fontaine
Violin Unknown
Arrangements David Van De Pitte
Engineering Kenneth Sands

Appears On

Release Artist Released
The Complete Motown Singles | Vol. 11A: 1971 Various Artists November 18, 2008