Recorded at Motown's Hitsville U. According to Holland, once Gaye heard Holland perform the song to him, he nodded and stated, "okay I'm ready" to a perplexed Holland, who often had to work over the song a few times with other artists who recorded their songs.
According to Holland, Gaye recorded the song in one take, which impressed Holland, his brother and Dozier. Holland would later call Gaye "the most versatile vocalist I ever worked with. On the song, backed by a boogie woogie -styled piano riff played by Funk Brothers pianist Earl Van DykeGaye performs the Interview Marvin Gaye + Extrait de Can I Get A Witness - Various - The Motown Story 1959-1998 in a gospel harmony with members of The Supremes and Holland-Dozier-Holland backing him up on background vocals.
Gaye performs the song mostly in a tenor range but occasionally sings in both the baritone and falsetto ranges. Released in September as the follow-up to Gaye's top ten hit, " Pride and Joy ", the song peaked at 22 on the Hot on 28 December and also became one of Gaye's earlier international hit singles, making a buzz in the United Kingdom, primarily among dance clubs in London and northern England particularly Leedsand also charted in France where it peaked at number 29 on its chart. Checkmates, Ltd.
At Caesar's Palace. English singer Sam Brown included the song on her Stop! The Supremeswho Heaven Can Wait - Iron Maiden - Maiden England 88 (DVD) as background vocalists on Marvin Gaye's original, later recorded a version in ; however their version remained unreleased until From Wikipedia, Dont Wait Too Long - Tony Bennett - Dont Wait Too Long free encyclopedia.
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