Chart Position: 3

  • Written by Barrett Strong and Norman Whitfield
  • Lead vocals: Paul Williams
  • Backing vocals: Ron Tyson, Melvin Franklin and Dennis Edwards
  • Produced by Norman Whitfield
  • Recorded in Detroit MI
  • Instruments: Funk Brothers
  • This was the first Temptations single to deal with current events
  • The song pays homage to the Beatles in one verse
  • Later recorded by Love and Rockets

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