Michael Jackson - Ben
Hip hop, Pop
Label: Motown ‎– M755L, Motown ‎– M 755L
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Second cover
Country: US
Date of released: 1972
Category: Funk / Soul, Pop
Style: Soul
Genre: Hip hop, Pop
Musician: Michael Jackson
Album's name: Ben
ZIP archive size: 1629

Michael Jackson - Ben

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Ben
Arranged By – The Corporation™*Producer – The Corporation™*Written-By – D. Black*, W. Scharf*
A2 Greatest Show On Earth
Arranged By – J. Carmichael*Producer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – J. Marcellino*, M. Larson*
A3 People Make The World Go Round
Arranged By – G. Page*, J. Bahler*Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – L. Creed*, T. Bell*
A4 We've Got A Good Thing Going
Arranged By – The Corporation™*Producer – The Corporation™*Written-By – The Corporation™*
A5 Everybody's Somebody's Fool
Arranged By – G. Page*, J. Bahler*Producer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – A. Adams*, G. Hampton*, R. Adams*
B1 My Girl
Arranged By – J. Carmichael*, John BahlerProducer – Jerry Marcellino, Mel LarsonWritten-By – R. White*, W. Robinson*
B2 What Goes Around Comes Around
Arranged By – G. Page*, J. Bahler*Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – L. Allen*, A. Stokes*, D. L. Meyers*, F. Weatherspoon*
B3 In Our Small Way
Arranged By – E. Manson*, The Corporation™*Producer – The Corporation™*Written-By – B. Verdi*, C. Yarian*
B4 Shoo Be Doo Be Doo Da Day
Arranged By – J. Carmichael*Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – H. Cosby*, S. Wonder*, S. Moy*
B5 You Can Cry On My Shoulder
Arranged By – G. Page*Producer – Hal DavisWritten-By – B. Gordy*

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Corporation
  • Copyright (c) – Motown Record Corporation
  • Published By – Jobete Music Co., Inc.
  • Published By – Almo Music Corp.
  • Published By – Assorted Music
  • Published By – Bell Boy Music
  • Published By – Swing & Tempo Music Publishing Co., Inc.
  • Published By – Levida Music Publishing Co.
  • Published By – Stein & Van Stock, Inc.
  • Published By – Stone Agate Music Division


  • Executive-Producer – Berry Gordy


On left side of label underneath M 755L and Side 1 or Side 2 reads: @ 1972 Motown Records
On right side of labe lunderneath matrix's reads: Exec. Producer: Berry Gordy
Title and artist below center.

Second cover version (without rats).
Label variations from others on Discogs

From the motion picture Ben released through Cinerama

℗1972 ©1972 Motown Record Corporation
Printed in U.S.A.

A product of Motown Record Corp.

A1: Jobete Music Co., Inc. ASCAP
A2: Almo Music Corp. ASCAP
A3: Assorted Music/Bell Boy Music BMI
A4: Jobete Music Co., Inc. ASCAP
A5: Swing & Tempo Music Pub. Co. BMI
B1: Jobete Music Co., Inc. ASCAP
B2: Jobete Music Co., Inc./Levida Music Publishing Co. ASCAP
B3: Jobete Music Co., Inc./Stein & Van Stock, Inc. ASCAP
B4: Jobete Music Co., Inc. ASCAP/Stone Agate Music Division BMI
B5: Jobete Music Co., Inc. ASCAP

Catalog numbers:
Cover: M755L
Labels: M 755L

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): HS-1985-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): HS-1986-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side A): M-755L-HS 1985-1 B5RS-7952
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side B): M-755L HS 1986-2 B5RS-7953
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped Both Sides): II

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
M 755L Michael Jackson Ben ‎(LP, Album, Rat) Motown M 755L US 1972
STMS 5008 Michael Jackson Ben ‎(LP, Album, RE) Tamla Motown STMS 5008 UK 1981
M 755L Michael Jackson Ben ‎(LP, Album) Motown M 755L US 1972
DW 0871 Michael Jackson Ben ‎(CD, Album) Polygram, Motown, Sung Eum Limited DW 0871 South Korea 1994
TMC 5235 Michael Jackson Ben ‎(LP, Album) Tamla Motown TMC 5235 South Africa 1972


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