500 Greatest Songs of All Time

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The Four Tops, 'Reach Out, I'll Be There'

209. The Four Tops, 'Reach Out, I'll Be There'

Writers: Eddie Holland, Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland
Holland, Dozier, Holland
Aug. '66, Motown
15 weeks; No. 1

 HDH pumped out Tops hits at a breakneck pace. "They were over so fast I can't remember them at all," said Dozier. Phil Spector called "Reach Out, I'll Be There," their second Number One, "black Dylan."

Appears on: The Ultimate Collection (Motown)

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