The Temptin' Temptations / 1965 UK mono press

Tamla Motown : TML 11023

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  • Artist: Temptations
  • A Side: The Temptin' Temptations
  • B Side: 1965 UK mono press
  • Label: Tamla Motown
  • Format: LP



  • Vinyl Condition: E+
  • Label Condition: E+
  • Sleeve Condition: E+

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The 2nd album the Temptations released in the UK seldom seen in this fine clean unblemished condition.

Berry Gordy's determination to lift his album releases above the industry standard of 4 good tracks and 8 fillers in underlined on this, arguably the finest Temps finest album.

Track after track showcases Motown vocal-group Soul at it most impressive.

1. Since I Lost My Baby"- still considered today a timeless Temps masterpiece
2. The Girl's Alight With Me - ditto
3. Just Another Lonely Night - the Temps at the most Soulful - NO 45 issue.
4. My Baby - finger-clicking neglected Northern Soul dancer
5. You've Got To Earn It - ditto
6. Everybody Needs Love - mid-tempo vocal-group excellence - NO 45 issue
7. Girl (Why You Wanna Make Me Blue ) - considered by many as The Temps greatest NS recording.
8. Don't Look Back - a timeless seldom heard classic.
9. I Gotta Know Now - brilliant album only Northern Soul dancer - just one of their greatest ever
10. Born To Love You - their least known recording on the album and of course it's a killer NS tune!
11. I'll Be In Trouble - another unforgettable Temps NS dancer.
12. You're The One I Need - hand-clapping uplifting vocal group toe-tapping dancer.

Is this the best 60's Motown ever? No filler, just killer!
as is the condition!

Condition Report

Two flawless labels, vinyl reveals only the merest light hairlines when angled in the light. Both front and back of the laminated flipback cover are clean (see images)

A Side

  • Title: The Temptin' Temptations

    B Side

  • Title: 1965 UK mono press
  • Year: 1965
  • City: United Kingdom