Nicknamed little stevie wonder because of his skills in songwriting and playing various instruments when he was only 9 years old signed his first record contract with motown records at the age of 12. Stevie wonder children, wife, career earnings, wiki, biography, family, daughter stevie wonder is an american singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer after birth complications left him blind, wonder went on to beat all odds to become one of. Stevie wonder was born steveland hardaway judkins on may 13, 1950 in saginaw, mich he changed his name to steveland morris when his mother married wonder was born prematurely upon his birth he was put on an oxygen treatment in an incubator this led to retinopathy of prematurity, a visual. The stevie wonder biography tells the story of a very talented musician who has earned the respect and admiration of his peers and millions of fans, despite being blind wonder is a consummate showman and has won enough awards to fill dozens of trophy cases.
Stevie wonder is the stage name of stevland hardaway morris (b stevland hardaway judkins , 13 may 1950 in saginaw, mi, usa - aka little stevie wonder ), a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and activist. Professor werner is the writer of a number of important books on soul music and society, including higher ground, a biography of stevie wonder, aretha franklin and curtis mayfield, which was recently re-published in paperback form. See full filmography factsheet was born prematurely and placed in an incubator received too much oxygen, resulting in his blindness nicknamed little stevie wonder because of his skills in songwriting and playing various instruments when he was only 9 years old.
Born in 1950 in michigan, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist stevie wonder made his recording debut at age 11, becoming a 1960s force to be reckoned with via chart hits like fingertips. Stevie wonder (born stevland hardaway judkins on may 13, 1950 name later changed to stevland hardaway morris) is an american singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer blind from birth, wonder signed with tamla records at the age of eleven and continues to. Biography dubbed “little stevie wonder” by motown’s berry gordy, the greatest artists of all time,” elton john wrote about stevie wonder: “when he comes into a room, people adore him and there aren’t many artists like that people admire you and they like your records, but they don’t want to stand up and hug you. Stevie wonder 1950-singer, songwriter in the course of following stevie wonder on his relentless travels, journalists come to realize just how beloved an entertainer he is it dawned on me, wrote giles smith in the new yorker, that a substantial part of stevie wonder's public life consists of the voices of complete strangers telling him they love him. Stevie wonder facts in 1988, stevie revealed that he wanted to stand for the position of mayor of detroit in 1992 elections however, he didn’t follow his wish and didn’t participate in any campaign.
Stevie wonder, original name steveland judkins or steveland morris, (born may 13, 1950, saginaw, michigan, us), american singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, a child prodigy who developed into one of the most creative musical figures of the late 20th century. Stevie wonder new songs, albums, biography, chart history, photos, videos, news, and more on billboard, the go-to source for what's hot in music billboard subscribe. Biography stevie boi is an american fashion designer, actor and founder of the luxury eye-wear line sb shades he resides in baltimore he designs and sells unisex eye-wear and accessories on his website and in a few boutique stores. Below is a list of songs by stevie wonder, sorted by the most popular first place mouse on to see information about song click on song title to play song, to read details about the song including lyrics (if available) and to add to playlistclick on to play song click on year to list all songs from that year. Stevie wonder biography 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.
Stevie wonder adalah nama panggung dari stevland morris (lahir 13 mei 1950 umur 68 tahun, dengan nama stevland judkins), seorang penyanyi, penulis lagu. Biography american musician, a singer and performer who has been given many awards, not only for his talent but for doing benefit concerts and philanthropic contributions, as well. Stevie wonder embodies everything soul is about he lays it all out in his music for you, no holds barred he communicates an immense joy through his music such as i've never heard in another artist, and yet shows himself capable of sorrow that's hard to bear. Stevie wonder biography singer, songwriter, music producer, pianist, musician (1950–) stevie wonder is an american musician and a former child prodigy who became one of the most creative musical. Learn about stevie wonder: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more.
Stevie wonder co-wrote the music for the tune “the tears of a clown,” a #1 single for smokey robinson and the miracles in 1970 wonder’s birth name is the source of some confusion. Wonder's first album, the jazz soul of little stevie, was released by motown records in 1962 when wonder was 12 years old stevie wonder's mother's authorized biography states that his surname was legally changed to morris when he signed with motown in 1961. Stevie wonder is possibly the only person in the 20th and 21st century world, that i would consider a musical genius he has never seen anything in his life, and he can perform so many instruments perfectly and sing 999% better than every other musician on the planet. Watch video the wonder of stevie wonder: 7 fun facts as the music world pays tribute to stevie wonder with an all-star grammy salute tonight, we throw.
The wonder timeline: a summary of stevie's life stevie's 1973 car accident: a detailed look at the events surrounding stevie's near fatal car crash on 6th august 1973 lula mae hardaway: a brief look at the life of stevie wonder's mother. Stevie wonder is an american singer-songwriter, musician and multi-instrumentalist widely regarded as one of the most important and creative figures in popular music for more than five decades, he has sold over 100 million records worldwide. Stevie wonder biography chapter 2 everybody say yeah 2 everybody say yeah s tevie was signed with motown for almost two years before his career launching recording fingertips part 2 recorded live, took the public by storm stevie had recorded three singles and one album prior to fingertipshis first single, i call it pretty music but the old people call it the blues, sold well locally and.
Stevie wonder, an american singer, harmonica player, and keyboardist, was born in 1950 near detroit after moving into the city at a young age, he picked up music quickly and was signed by motown.