Get Ready is Rare Earth’s 2nd album, however their 1st release under Motown Records. Rare Earth was an R&B / Blues Rock band, listening to this album will say it all. Charming, smooth, harmonious tracks with infectious, catchy sax, bass and drum solo’s. Only after cutting the first 2 Ω minutes of the side-long monster version of Get Ready and releasing the next 3 minutes as a single made this album a success selling over a million copies. Single hit nr 4 in US Top Ten list and album hit nr 12 in the Billboards Album Top 100. Interesting side note: The riff used in Get Ready is used by the Rolling Stones on Bitch in 1971 appearing on their album Sticky Fingers.