The Jackson 5 – ‘I Want You Back’

‘I Want You Back’ was the first single to be released by The Jackson 5 and features a young Michael Jackson on lead vocals. It was a number 1 hit for the band and remains popular to this day. Although often mistakenly credited to Motown legend James Jamerson, the bassline on this track was actually performed by Wilton Felder, who played saxophone and bass with the Crusaders.

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