(When She Wants Good Lovin’) My Baby Comes To Me – The Coasters (#285)

A Million Songs #000285 (When She Wants Good Lovin’) My Baby Comes To Me – The Coasters [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:1nt2KPMAtIdxCSwGn7Vg2f” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller Lead Vocal: Billy Guy Vocals: Carl Gardner, Leon Hughes, Billy Guy, Bobby Nunn Tack Piano: Mike Stoller Guitar: Adolph Jacobs Bass: Willie Dixon or … Continue reading (When She Wants Good Lovin’) My Baby Comes To Me – The Coasters (#285)

(We’ve Got) Honey Love – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas (#276)

A Million Songs #000276 (We’ve Got) Honey Love – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7cVsagkIXDEiUqupogEdkU” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Richard Morris & Sylvia Moy Lead Vocals: Martha Reeves  Backing Vocals: Rosalind Ashford Backing Vocals: Lois Reeves Additional Background Vocals: The Andantes Music: The Funk Brothers Producer: Richard Morris Studio: Hitsville USA – Detroit, … Continue reading (We’ve Got) Honey Love – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas (#276)

(Something Moves Me) Within My Heart – The “5” Royales (#231)

A Million Songs #000231 (Something Moves Me) Within My Heart – The “5” Royales [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:29arbv2eAY91OdWrcVEle7″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: John Lennon Lead Vocals: Clarence Paul Tenor Vocals: Windsor King Bass Vocals, Guitar: Lowman “Pete” Pauling Baritone Vocals: Anthony Price Record Label: King Records Releases Original Release: The “5” Royales – Why/(Something Moves … Continue reading (Something Moves Me) Within My Heart – The “5” Royales (#231)

(Night Time Is) The Right Time – Ray Charles (#201)

A Million Songs #000201 (Night Time Is) The Right Time – Ray Charles [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7tqQI7nmRAqX0g8bIYDXmF” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Lew Herman, Nappy Brown & Ozzie Cadena Vocals, Electric Piano: Ray Charles  Vocals: Margie Hendrix Bass: Edgar Willis Drums: Milt Turner Baritone Sax: Bennie Crawford Alto Sax: David “Fathead” Newman Trumpet: Marcus Belgrave Trumpet: Lee … Continue reading (Night Time Is) The Right Time – Ray Charles (#201)

(Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean – Ruth Brown (#197)

A Million Songs #000197 (Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean – Ruth Brown [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:0M6aXJWigiiD2rYHU1oobr” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Johnny Wallace & Herbert J. Lance Vocals: Ruth Brown Record Label: Atlantic Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Ruth Brown (with Orchestra) – (Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean/R.B. Blues (Single) Original Release Date: … Continue reading (Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean – Ruth Brown (#197)

(M M M M Andre Williams Is) M-M-Movin’ – Andre Williams (#196)

A Million Songs #000196 (M M M M Andre Williams Is) M-M-Movin’ – Andre Williams Personnel: Written By: Andre Williams & Dev Brown Vocals: Andre Williams  Background Vocals:Gino Parks Record Label: Fortune Releases Original Release: Andre Williams – (M m m m–Andre Williams Is) Movin’/(Georgia May Is) Movin’ Original Release Date: 1958 Additional Releases: 1986 – … Continue reading (M M M M Andre Williams Is) M-M-Movin’ – Andre Williams (#196)

(Let’s Do) The Hully Gully Twist – King Curtis (#188)

A Million Songs #000188 (Let’s Do) The Hully Gully Twist – King Curtis Personnel: Written By: Bill Doggett & Billy Butler Saxophone: King Curtis Bass: Bob Bushnell Drums: Ray Lucas Organ: Ernie Hayes Piano: Paul Griffin Producer: Rudy Van Gelder Studio: Van Gelder Studio – Englewood Cliffs, NJ Record Label: Tru-Sound Records Releases Original Release: King Curtis – It’s … Continue reading (Let’s Do) The Hully Gully Twist – King Curtis (#188)

(Let’s Dance) The Screw (Part 1) – The Crystals (#187)

A Million Songs #000187 (Let’s Dance) The Screw (Part 1) – The Crystals While this song as a strange and sordid history, I find it hilarious that a song crafted specifically to screw someone over by not making money, would be one that I find enjoyable. Personnel: Written By: Phil Spector Producer: Phil Spector Record Label: … Continue reading (Let’s Dance) The Screw (Part 1) – The Crystals (#187)

(Let Your Love) Watch Over Me – Freddy King, Lula Reed & Sonny Thompson (#186)

A Million Songs #000186 (Let Your Love) Watch Over Me – Freddy King, Lula Reed & Sonny Thompson   Personnel: Written By: Elson Teat & Rudolph Toombs Vocals: Lulu Reed Vocals, Guitar: Freddy King Piano: Sonny Thompson Record Label: Federal Records Releases Original Release: Freddy King, Lula Reed & Sonny Thompson – (Let Your Love) Watch Over Me/You … Continue reading (Let Your Love) Watch Over Me – Freddy King, Lula Reed & Sonny Thompson (#186)

(I’ve Got) Spring Fever – Little Willie John (#176)

A Million Songs #000176 (I’ve Got) Spring Fever – Little Willie John [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:2QgRceE7yUSn82yLDAA3ZS” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”]   Personnel: Written By: Paul Tannen & Shorty Long Vocals: Little Willie John Record Label: King Records   Releases Original Release: Little Willie John – (I’ve Got) Spring Fever/Flamingo (Single) Original Release Date: 1961.04.xx Additional Releases: 2001 – … Continue reading (I’ve Got) Spring Fever – Little Willie John (#176)