What Good Am I Without You


What Good Am I Without You

"What Good Am I Without You" is a Motown duet between singers Marvin Gaye and Kim Weston. The song was released as a single in late 1964 and became the first duet Marvin and Kim recorded, a couple of years before the duo recorded the breakthrough hit, "It Takes Two". The song came after the departure of Mary Wells, who had left Motown that year shortly after releasing a successful duet album with Gaye. The single was featured on Gaye and Weston's only CD together, "Take Two" and peaked at number 61 on the Billboard Hot 100 (and number 28 on the Cashbox R&B chart) when it was released. The single was co-written and produced by William "Mickey" Stevenson.

Credits

*Lead vocals by Marvin Gaye and Kim Weston
*Background vocals by The Andantes
*Produced by William "Mickey" Stevenson
*Instrumentation by The Funk Brothers


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