- Released: March 14, 2006
- Originally Released: 2004
- Label: Collectables Records
- Original Album #1: Atlantic 8125 (1966)
- Original Album #2: Atlantic 8123 (1966)
Description by OLDIES.com:
This CD reissue contains Percy Sledge's first two (and by far, best) albums, originally released by the Atlantic label in 1966. "Warm & Tender Soul" hit #9 on the Billboard Black Albums chart, spawning the singles "It Tears Me Up" (#7 Black Singles, #20 Pop Singles), "Warm And Tender Love" (#1 Black Singles, #17 Pop Singles). "When A Man Loves A Woman" peaked at #2 on the Black Albums chart, and spawned the #1 hit of the same name.
- 1.When A Man Loves A Woman
- 2.My Adorable One
- 3.Put A Little Lovin' On Me
- 4.Love Me All The Way
- 5.When She Touches Me (Nothing Else Matters)
- 6.You're Pouring Water On A Drowning Man
- 7.Thief In The Night
- 8.You Fooled Me
- 9.Love Makes The World Go Round
- 11.Love Me Like You Mean It
- 12.It Tears Me Up
- 13.I'm Hanging Up My Heart For You
- 14.You've Really Got A Hold On Me
- 15.That's How Strong My Love Is
- 16.A Sweet Woman Like You
- 17.Love Me Tender
- 18.Warm And Tender Love
- 19.Try A Little Tenderness
- 20.So Much Love
- 21.I Stand Accused
- 22.Heart Of A Child
- 23.Oh How Happy
2 LPs on 1 CD: WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN (1966)/WARM & TENDER SOUL (1966).
Personnel: Percy Sledge (vocals); Marlin Greene (guitar); Larry Cartwright (bass guitar); Roger Hawkins (drums).
Liner Note Authors: Bob Rolontz; Jack Walker.
Photographer: Ray Campbell .