This song was written by Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Eddie Holland. It was first recorded by Four Tops in 1966. It was released as a single with Until You Love Someone on the B-side. The single reached number one on the Billboard chart and the UK singles chart. The song has also been recorded by P.J. Proby, Petula Clark, and The Walker Brothers among others. The Beatles played the song during the Let It Be sessions in 1969.