First of all, a very happy New Year to all.***Money (That's what I want) recorded by The Beatles on their With The Beatles album in 1963 as well as The Rolling Stones on their 1st EP in 1964 (album The Singer Not The Song) was a song written and composed by Berry Gordy and Janie Bradford.***Just before recording the song, Strong (b. West Point, MS, 5 Feb. 1941) was a part-time gospel singer.***Then in 1959 he recorded "Money" which was released in August on ANNA Records (Gordy's sister). Strong was also a key associate and friend of Berry Gordy.***In January 1960, the 45 record was distributed by TAMLA all over America and reached R'n'B #2 then crossed over to the TOP POP at #23.