Do you go back to the very early days or the more recent work? I like them all!
Today, we wish a very happy birthday to a wonderful performer and songwriter. He was born in Michigan on this day in 1950.
From "Fingertips" to "My Cherie Amour" and so many others, Stevie Wonder has been a prolific artist.
It's hard to pick a song.
It's not hard to pick an album.
"Songs in the key of life" was released in 1976 and belongs in every popular music collection. It sounds good 30-plus years later.
My favorite tune from the album was: "Ngiculela-Es Una Historia-I Am Singing"!
It's a wonderful ballad in 3 languages, although I must confess that I don't understand the first one. The second and third verses are in Spanish and English, respectively.
I love the melody and the arrangement: