Undisputed Truth - Law Of The Land

Undisputed Truth
Funk / Soul
Law Of The Land
Label: Gordy ‎– G 963L
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue
Country: US
Date of released: 2010
Category: Funk / Soul
Style: Soul

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Law Of The Land
Written-By – Norman Whitfield
A2 Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
Written-By – Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield
A3 Girl You're Alright
Written-By – Clay McMurray, Pam Sawyer
A4 Killing Me Softly With This Song
Written-By – C. Fox*, N. Gimbel*
A5 Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
Arranged By, Conductor – David Van DePitteWritten-By – Barrett Strong, Norman Whitfield
A6 This Child Needs Its Father
Written-By – Dino Fekaris, Nick Zesses
B1 Mama I Gotta Brand New Thing (Don't Say No)
Written-By – Norman Whitfield
B2 Feelin' Alright
Written-By – Dave Mason
B3 Love And Happiness
Written-By – Al Green, Mabon Hodges*
B4 With A Little Help From My Friends
Written-By – J. Lennon, P. McCartney*
B5 If I Die
Written-By – Peter Rivera*
B6 Walk On By
Written-By – H. David, B. Bacharach*

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Motown Record Corporation
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Motown Record Corporation
  • Published By – Stone Diamond Music Corp.
  • Published By – Jobete Music Co., Inc.
  • Published By – Fox-Gimbel Productions
  • Published By – Stone Agate Music Division
  • Published By – Irving Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Jec Publishing Co.
  • Published By – Al Green Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Maclen Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Blue Seas Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Jec Publishing Co.
  • Pressed By – Rainbo Records – S-71460
  • Pressed By – Rainbo Records – S-71461


  • Arranged By, Conductor – Paul Riser (tracks: A1 to A4, A6, B1 to B6)
  • Bass – Bob Babbitt
  • Bongos [Bongo], Congas [Congo] – Eddie "Bongo" Brown
  • Drums – Aaron Smith , Andrew Smith , Richard Allen, Uriel Jones
  • Guitar – Billy Cooper, Eddie Willis, Joe Messina, Melvin Ragin, Paul Warren, Robert Ward, Robert White
  • Illustration – Efraru Wolff
  • Mastered By – Dc*
  • Organ – Johnny Griffith
  • Piano – Earl Van Dyke
  • Producer – Norman Whitfield
  • Tambourine, Maracas, Percussion [Sticks, Etc.] – Jack Ashford
  • Vibraphone [Vibes], Bells, Percussion [Tympani, Gourd] – Jack Brokensha


© 1973 Motown Record Corporation
℗ 1973 Motown Record Corporation
Trademark Motown Record Corporation

Printed in U.S.A. [back sleeve]

On sleeve Joel Dorn is credited as writer of A4.

Publishing companies variants as on release:
Jobete Music Company, Inc.
Fox-Gimbel Productions
Jec Pub. Co.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): B5RS-8313-RE1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): B5RS-8314-RE1-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etched): 3972- GS 963 - 1 (A) S-71460 RE Dc
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etched): 3972- GS 963 - 1 (B) S-71461 Dc

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
G 963L Undisputed Truth Law Of The Land ‎(LP, Album, Hol) Gordy G 963L US 1973
TSM ST 60044 Undisputed Truth Law Of The Land ‎(LP, Album) Tamla Motown TSM ST 60044 Italy 1973
G-963-T Undisputed Truth Law Of The Land ‎(8-Trk, Album) Gordy G-963-T US 1973
G 963L Undisputed Truth Law Of The Land ‎(LP, Album, Sup) Gordy G 963L US 1973
062-93968 Undisputed Truth Law Of The Land ‎(LP, Album, Promo, W/Lbl) Tamla Motown 062-93968 Germany 1973