- Released: May 7, 2005
- Originally Released: 1995
- Label: Fontana Island
- 1.Mama Used to Say - (12" version)
- 2.Too Late - (12" version)
- 3.Somebody - (12" version)
- 4.Oh Louise - (7" mix)
- 5.Baby I Want You Back
- 6.Let Me Know
- 7.I Can't Help It
- 8.Unison - (12" version)
- 9.Communication Breakdown
- 10.Do You Really Want My Love
- 11.Yes (If You Want Me)
- 12.Say That You Care - (7" mix)
- 13.Not Tonight
- 14.Darling You (You Don't Know)
Producers include: Junior, Bob Carter, Bruce Roberts, Andy Goldmark, Arif Mardin.
Compilation producer: Harry Weinger.
Includes liner notes by Tom Terrell.
This is part of the PolyGram Chronicles Funk Essentials series.
Personnel: Junior Giscombe (vocals); Tony Wimshurst (guitar); Chris Hunter, Guy Barker (horns); Andy Duncan, Stevie Wonder (drums).
Audio Mixers: Michael Hutchinson; Steve Thompson .
Audio Remixers: Tee Scott; Fran‡ois Kevorkian; Johnny Potoker; Tony Prendatt.
Liner Note Author: Tom Terrell.
Recording information: Atlantic; Creation; EMI Abbey Road Studios, London, England; Good Earth Studios, London, England; Kajem; Power Plant; Powerplant; Producers Workshop; Roundhouse; Sam East; Sam West Studio; Sarm East; Sarm west; Scorpio; Sigma Sound; Utopia.
Arrangers: David Frank; Junior Giscombe; Bob Carter; Arif Mardin.
You won't get buyer's remorse after shelling out the coinage for these compelling sounds. This 15-track best-of include 12" and 7" mixes of Junior's best-known recordings along with some tasty appetizers that are just as contagious. If you can get just one Junior CD, get this one. ~ Andrew Hamilton