A Collection of Michael Jackson's Oldies

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A Collection of Michael Jackson's Oldies
Greatest hits album by Michael Jackson
Released December 8, 1972
Recorded July 1969 – February 1972
Genre Soul, Bubblegum pop
Label Motown
Producer Berry Gordy, Hal Davis, Mel Larson, Jerry Marcellino, The Corporation, Brian Holland, Sam Brown and Bob Gaudio
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A Collection of Michael Jackson's Oldies is a compilation of the Motown Records released on December 8, 1972, with songs by Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5 that were made between 1969 and 1972. It was only published in the United States.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Album Length
1. "I Want You Back"   The Corporation Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5 3:00
2. "ABC"   The Corporation ABC 2:56
3. "The Love You Save"   The Corporation ABC 3:00
4. "2-4-6-8"   Gloria Jones, Pam Sawyer ABC 2:56
5. "I'll Be There"   Berry Gordy, Bob West, Willie Hutch, Hal Davis Third Album 3:58
6. "Goin' Back to Indiana"   The Corporation Third Album 3:32
7. "Mama's Pearl"   Berry Gordy, Alphonzo Mizell, Deke Richards, Freddie Perren Third Album 3:12
8. "Can I See You in the Morning"   Deke Richards Third Album 3:10
9. "Got to Be There"   Elliot Willensky Got to Be There 3:24
10. "Maria (You Were The Only One)"   Lawrence Brown, Linda Grover, George Gordy, Allen Story Got to Be There 3:42
11. "Ain't No Sunshine"   Bill Withers Got to Be There 4:10
12. "Rockin' Robin"   Leon Rene Got to Be There 2:32
13. "I Wanna Be Where You Are"   Arthur Ross, Leon Ware Got to Be There 3:02
14. "Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day"   Sylvia Moy, Henry Cosby, Stevie Wonder Ben 3:22
15. "People Make the World Go 'Around""   Thom Bell, Linda Creed Ben 3:16
16. "Greatest Show on Earth"   Mel Larson, Jerry Marcellino Ben 2:48
17. "Ben"   Walter Scharf, Don Black Ben 2:44