The song was recorded by both of Whitfield's groups, The Temptations and The Undisputed Truth , in January and April, respectively , and both versions were given single release. That version was included on volume eight of the Motown Chartbusters compilation album series.
The Undisputed Truth, having been disbanded for the entirety of the s, reformed with Brainstorm vocalist Belita Woods to record a new version of the song for Motown lover Ian Levine and his Motorcity Records label.
The rerecorded song with some new lyrics added was released as an 8-minute long 12" single in This Child Needs Its Father. Feelin' Alright. Love And Happiness. If I Die. Walk On By. Sell This Version. Walk On By 7. Help Yourself 8. Big John Is My Name 9. Brother Louie Our Day Will Come The Girls Alright With Me If I Die.
Love And Happiness. Girl You're Alright. Like A Rolling Stone. Feelin' Alright. Cosmic Contact. Artistes similaires. The Temptations. James Brown. The Meters. Street Rhythm Band. Discographie Albums. Truth Gon' Set You Free. You Can't Run from Yourself. Money That's What I Want. What Good Is Love. Lil' Red Riding Hood. Single Version. Formed in , the group were renowned for their energetic stage performances, and they cut a handful of singles for various different labels before their dissolution in In , Motown producer Norman Whitfield - partly as a response to criticism from Temptations fans that he was using the group as his personal plaything - put together Joe Harris, Billie Calvin and Brenda Evans to create his own recording act, The Undisputed Truth.
The group's music and unusual costuming large Afros and white makeup typified the then-popular trend of " psychedelic soul " which Whitfield had inaugurated. Although they could never recreate the success of "Smiling Faces" they continued to make chart appearances throughout the early s. In , nevertheless, dissatisfied with the lack of major success, Brenda Evans left. She was briefly replaced by singer Diane Evans, but both she and Billie Calvin then left.
The group went through many personnel changes thereafter, although original member Joe Harris remained with the group throughout.Listen to The Law Of The Land (Expanded Edition) by The Undisputed Truth on Deezer. With music streaming on Deezer you can discover more than 56 million tracks, create your own playlists, and share your favourite tracks with your friends. Mama I Gotta Brand New Thing (Don't Say No) The Undisputed Truth. The Law Of The Land (Expanded Edition.