Timeless (Isley Brothers album)

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Greatest hits album by
LabelT-Neck Records
The Isley Brothers chronology
Winner Takes All

Timeless is a double compilation album by funk group The Isley Brothers, released in 1978. It contains their pre-1973 hits in association with Buddah Records, but now distributed by Epic Records.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars link
Christgau's Record GuideB+[1]
Smash Hits5/10 [2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Rudolph Isley, O'Kelly Isley and Ronald Isley, except where noted.

Side one
1."It's Your Thing" 2:47
2."Love the One You're With"Stephen Stills3:40
3."I Know You've Been Socking It To" 2:42
4."Get into Something" 7:29
5."I Need You So" 4:23
Side two
6."Work to Do" 3:11
7."Brother, Brother"Carole King3:16
8."Keep on Doin'" 4:02
9."I Turned You On" 2:37
10."Put a Little Love in Your Heart"Randy Myers, Jackie DeShannon, Jimmy Holiday3:01
Side three
1."Pop That Thang" 3:16
2."Lay, Lady, Lay"Bob Dylan4:54
3."Spill the Wine"Charles Miller, Howard E. Scott, B.B. Dickerson, Lonnie Jordan, Harold Ray Brown, Thomas "Papa Dee" Allen, Lee Oskar6:30
4."Fire and Rain"James Taylor5:29
5."Freedom" 3:38
Side four
6."Ohio / Machine Gun"Neil Young / Jimi Hendrix8:50
7."Nothing to Do But Today"Stephen Stills3:42
8."Lay Away" 3:22
9."If He Can You Can"Rudolph Isley, O'Kelly Isley, Ronald Isley, Johnny Brantly3:43
10."It's Too Late"Carole King, Toni Stern7:08


  1. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: I". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN 089919026X. Retrieved February 27, 2019 – via robertchristgau.com.
  2. ^ Starr, Red. "Albums". Smash Hits (April 19 - May 2 1979): 25.

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