Written by megarock on May 19, 2018
Happy birthday to Stevie Wonder, 1950, born on 13th May 1950, American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist. A child prodigy who developed into one of the most creative musical figures of the late 20th century. Wonder who has been blind from shortly after birth, signed with Motown’s Tamla label at the age of eleven and continues to perform and record for Motown to this day. Wonder has scored over 40 US & UK Top 40 singles. Albums include Talking Book, Innervisions and Songs in the Key of Life. Do you have a favourite Stevie Wonder track? http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/pages/stevie_wonder
Stevie Wonder joined Motown in 1961, (aged 11) and was renamed Little Stevie Wonder by Berry Gordy, Jr., the president of Motown Records.
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