I Want You Back! Unreleased Masters

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I Want You Back! Unreleased Masters
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Compilation album by
Released November 10, 2009
Genre R&B
Length 42:28
Label Motown Records
Producer The Corporation
the Jackson 5 chronology
I Want You Back! Unreleased Masters
Come and Get It: The Rare Pearls
Singles from I Want You Back! Unreleased Masters
  1. "That's How Love Is"
    Released: October 6, 2009
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

I Want You Back! Unreleased Masters is a Jackson 5 compilation released to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their debut on Motown Records; their debut single "I Want You Back" b/w "Who's Lovin' You" was issued Oct. 7, 1969. The album, specifically designed to fit like a regular 1970s era album, contains previously unreleased songs and alternate versions of some of their hits.[2] It contains "Buttercup", a collaboration with Stevie Wonder.

Track listing

No. Title Writer(s) Producer Length
1. "Medley: I Want You Back/ABC/The Love You Save" (Alternate Version from Flip Wilson Show (oct. 1971)) The Corporation The Corporation 3:07
2. "That's How Love Is" Deke Richards/Freddie Perren/Alphonso Mizell The Corporation 2:36
3. "Listen I'll Tell You How" Bobby Taylor/N. Moloci Bobby Taylor (Arranged by Gene Page) 3:00
4. "Man's Temptation" Curtis Mayfield Bobby Taylor 5:40
5. "Never Can Say Goodbye" (Alternate version from Flip Wilson Show (oct. 1971)) Clifton Davis Hal Davis 2:58
6. "Love Comes in Different Flavors" (An Outtake from ABC Sessions) Deke Richards/Jerry Marcellino/Mel Larsen The Corporation 3:16
7. "ABC" (Demo version during ABC recording sessions) The Corporation The Corporation 3:28
8. "Love Call" Willie Hutch/Richard Hutch/Graves Kennedy Willie Hutch 2:26
9. "Buttercup" (Demo Recording in 1974 during Dancing Machine Recording Sessions) Stevie Wonder Stevie Wonder 3:54
10. "Lucky Day" Don Daniels/Theresa McFaddin Hal Davis (Arranged by Sam Brown) 2:43
11. "I'll Try You'll Try (Maybe We'll All Get By)" David Jones Jr./Wade Brown Jr./Johnny Bristol Johnny Bristol 4:58
12. "Dancing Machine" (Alternate version during Get It Together recording sessions) Hal Davis/Don Fletcher/Weldon Dean Parks Hal Davis 4:26


  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Review: I Want You Back! Unreleased Masters". Allmusic. Retrieved 8 November 2009.
  2. ^ Hidden-in-the-Vault Jackson 5 Recordings Debut on I Want You Back! Unreleased Masters
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