Chart Position: 7

  • Written by Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong
  • Lead vocals: Dennis Edwards, Eddie Kendricks, Melvin Franklin, Otis Williams and Paul Williams
  • Backing vocals: Dennis Edwards, Eddie Kendricks, Melvin Franklin, Otis Williams and Paul Williams
  • Produced by Norman Whitfield
  • Recorded in Detroit Mi
  • Instruments: Funk Brothers
  • The 1970 LP ‘Psychedelic Shack’ begins with one of the very first instances of sampling, in which the Temptations previous hit ‘I Can’t Get Next to You’ (1969) can be heard playing on a record player inside the ‘psychedelic shack’
  • Later recorded by Albino Gorilla (1971) and Meatmen (2009)

psychshack

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s