All I Need (The Temptations song)
|"All I Need"|
|Single by The Temptations|
|from the album The Temptations with a Lot o' Soul|
|B-side||"Sorry is a Sorry Word"|
|Released||April 13, 1967|
|Recorded||Hitsville USA (Studio A); 1967|
R. Dean Taylor
|The Temptations singles chronology|
"All I Need" is a 1967 hit single recorded by The Temptations for the Gordy (Motown) label. It is the group's first single to be produced by Norman Whitfield's protégé Frank Wilson. Written by Wilson, Edward Holland, Jr. and R. Dean Taylor, the single was a Top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at number 8; it was also a number-two hit on the Billboard R&B singles chart.
- Lead vocals by David Ruffin
- Background vocals by Eddie Kendricks, Melvin Franklin, Paul Williams, and Otis Williams
- Instrumentation by The Funk Brothers.
- Guitar: Cornelius Grant
- Williams, Otis and Romanowski, Patricia (1988, updated 2002). Temptations. Lanham, MD: Cooper Square. ISBN 0-8154-1218-5.