Aretha Franklin (vcl, p), Melvin Lastie, Bernie Glow, Joe Newman, Wayne Jackson, Ernie Royal (tp), Tony Studd, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green (tb), King Curtis, Charles Chalmers, Seldon Powell, Andrew Love (ts), David Fathead Newman, Frank Wess (fl, ts), Haywood Henry, Floyd Newman, Pepper Adams (bs), Junior Mance, Spooner Oldham, Joe Zawinul, Dave Grusin (p, org), Bobby Womack, Jimmy Johnson, Duane Allman, Chips Moman, Joe South, Eddie Hinton, Kenny Burrell (g), Tommy Cogbill, Jerry Jemmott, David Hood, Chuck Rainey, Ron Carter (b), Roger Hawkins, Gene Chrisman, Grady Tate (d), Muscle Shoals Rhythm, Stax Rhythm Section, The Memphis Horns, Jerry Wexler, Arif Mardin, Quincy Jones, Marty Paich, Horace Ott, Ralph Burns (arr, dir), The Sweet Inspirations, Cissy Houston, Carolyn Franklin, Erma Franklin (vcl)
Bar code: 603497855681
Issued by Rhino Atlantic Records 1960s Collection, is an Aretha Franklin vinyl box set that brings together her early Atlantic Records albums and adds a bonus LP of rarities. The albums included are:
-I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You (1967) Atlantic 8139 [Mono]
-Aretha Arrives (1967) Atlantic 8150 [Mono]
-Lady Soul (1968) Atlantic SD 8176 [Stereo]
-Aretha Now (1968) Atlantic SD 8186 [Stereo]
-Soul ’69 (1969) Atlantic SD 8212 [Stereo]
-Rarities from the '60s * Atlantic R1 574162 [Mono/Stereo] Bonus LP
The bonus album features 11 tracks from the 2007 compilation Rare & Unreleased including the demo of I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You) and various outtakes. All vinyl pressed in 150 grams.
This set is limited to 5,000 copies.