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The picture life of Stevie Wonder

Audrey Edwards

The picture life of Stevie Wonder

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Published by Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wonder, Stevie -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Wonder, Stevie.,
    • Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Musicians.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of a young, blind musician who had his first hit record at the age of thirteen.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Audrey Edwards and Gary Wohl.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      ContributionsWohl, Gary, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3930.W65 E4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[48] p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4902468M
      ISBN 100531012719
      LC Control Number76047566
      OCLC/WorldCa2523476


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Get this from a library. The picture life of Stevie Wonder. [Audrey Edwards; Gary Wohl] -- A biography of a young, blind musician who had his first hit record at the age of thirteen. Wonder’s next albums – “Innervisions” (), “Fulfillingness’ First Finale” () and “Songs in the Key of Life” () – earned him Grammys for the Album of the Year.

This is a picture book biography of sorts of Stevland Judkins Morris Hardaway, otherwise known as Stevie Wonder. The book tells us all about Stevie and his life.

We learn that he goes blind and very gifted in music. He plays lots of instruments well and learns to sing. Stevie lets nothing stop him and grows to be a great singer and song writer!/5(4).

Songs in the Key of Life () was the highest high point of Stevie Wonder's career. More sprawling than Innervisions and Talking Book, this two-LP-plus-EP was also less of a consistent stunner than either of those masterworks.

Editors' Notes From the first, gliding notes of “You Are the Sunshine of My Life,” Talking Book pulls us into its current of creative momentum. Whether in the breezy rhythms of “Lookin’ for Another Pure Love” or the dirty, sticky stomp of “Superstition,” Stevie Wonder fully inhabits and magnifies every mood.

One of the most successful musicians of the 20th century, Stevie Wonder, is a force to be reckoned with. His personal life however, has not been as successful or drama-free for that matter. In fact, with his three wives and nine children, Stevie Wonder's life has had an immense amount of pressure.

Talking Book is the fifteenth studio album by American singer, songwriter and musician Stevie Wonder, released on Octoon the Tamla label for Motown album is widely noted for being the signal recording of Wonder's "classic period".

The sound of the album is sharply defined by Wonder's keyboard work, especially with the synthesizers he incorporated. Stevie Wonder is an American musician, singer and songwriter, considered to be one of the most creative musical performers of the 20th century.

This biography provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline. Background. ByStevie Wonder had become one of the most popular figures in R&B and pop music, not only in the U.S., but worldwide. Within a short space of time, the albums Talking Book, Innervisions and Fulfillingness' First Finale were all back-to-back-to-back top five successes, with the latter two winning Grammy Award for Album of the Year, in and.

"After releasing two "head" records duringStevie Wonder expanded his compositional palate with 's Talking Book to include societal ills as well. Explore books by The picture life of Stevie Wonder book Wonder with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ In Wonder was honored with the GRAMMY TV special "Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life — An All-Star GRAMMY Salute," which featured tribute performances by Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Gary Clark Jr., and Wonder himself.

In Wonder became a United Nations Messenger of Peace. Series: Picture Life Series; Library Binding: 48 pages; Publisher: Franklin Watts (March 1, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Shipping Weight: pounds; Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review; Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #19, in Books (See Top in Books) # in Children's BooksAuthor: Audrey Edwards.

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Stevie Wonder, American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, a child prodigy who developed into one of the most creative musical figures of the late 20th century, known for the hit songs ‘My Cherie Amour,’ ‘Superstition,’ ‘Higher Ground,’ and ‘You Are the Sunshine of My Life,’ among others.

Stevie Wonder had a brief affair with singer and beauty queen, Lencola Sullivan, who was the first African American woman to have won the Miss Arkansas beauty pageant. Wonder is reported to have gone out with Jazz singer Maysa Leak in the early 90s when she was working as a background singer for him.

Stevie hooked up with singer and songwriter Brenda. Stevie Wonder’s Journey Through the Secret Life of Plants was years in the making, a soundtrack based on Walon Green’s documentary based on the bestselling book about how plants can be lie.

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“You Are the Sunshine of My Life” is a single from Stevie Wonder’s album “Talking Book.” It was written and produced by Stevie.

The song topped the Billboard Hot for a week in May of. 18th Nov declared Stevie Wonder Day in LA: Stevie picks up 5 Grammies April Yolanda Simmons gives birth to Stevie's first child, Aisha Stevie signs $13M contract the then largest in music industry history: Songs in the Key of Life debuts at #1 on Pop and R&B charts: Stevie picks up 4 Grammies.

"Superstition" is a song by American singer-songwriter Stevie was released on Octoas the lead single from his fifteenth studio album, Talking Book (), by Tamla.

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Tracklist: You Are The Sunshine Of My Life – Maybe Your Baby – You And I – Tuesday Heartbreak – You’ve Got It Bad Girl – Superstition – Big.

Editorial Reviews. Songs in the Key of Life was Stevie Wonder's longest, most ambitious collection of songs, a two-LP (plus accompanying EP) set that -- just as the title promised -- touched on nearly every issue under the sun, and did it all with ambitious (even for him), wide-ranging arrangements and some of the best performances of Wonder's : $   Detroit-raised Stevie Wonder is among the most elite and musically prolific acts to rise out of Motown Records.

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Talking Book is the fifteenth studio album by Stevie Wonder, released on Octo This is the second album in Wonder’s “classic period” from in which he hit his artistic peak. "Talking Book" (), an album on which he played all the instruments and sang all the vocal parts, contained the hit singles "You Are the Sunshine of My Life," and "Superstition," and he won several Grammy Awards for "Talking Book" and his next album, "Innervisions "in The same year he survived a near-fatal automobile accident.

About Songs in the Key of Life. Songs in the Key of Life is the eighteenth album by American singer, songwriter and musician Stevie Wonder. It was released on Septemby Tamla Records, a division of Motown. The album has been regarded by music journalists as the culmination of Wonder's "classic period" of recording.

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Life is a Stevie Wonder song is an interesting title for a romance book and it's one of the things that made me want to read it; the other was the author, V. Locey. Age-gap stories aren't usually my first choice when selecting a book to read but this one was really good/5(45).

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This is a really good book about Stevie Wonder, and really the only biography out there. Like his book on the Supremes, Ribowsky tells the story of Wonder alongside the story of Motown itself. The most surprising parts of the book are the early life of Wonder and his mother.

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Explore {{}} by color family. The weeks leading up to August, 6,"were the best of times for year-old Stevie Wonder," wrote the Salisbury Post. He released his highly acclaimed album Innervisions, and three weeks prior to that his single "You Are the Sunshine of My Life" topped the charts.

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If you watched Stevie Wonder’s turn as an awards presenter at the Grammy Awards, you know he made a splash by reading the winner off an envelope embossed in braille, and Wonder took the opportunity to reaffirm himself as one of the world’s foremost advocates for accessibility.

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