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
Label Motown
Producer Berry Gordy, Hal Davis, Mel Larson, Jerry Marcellino, The Corporation, Brian Holland, Sam Brown and Bob Gaudio
Michael Jackson chronology
A Collection of Michael Jackson's Oldies
Music & Me
(1973)Music & Me1973
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Allmusic link 3/5 stars

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