Bing Search

Stevie Wonder

Born: May 13, 1950 in Saginaw, MI
User rating: 
2125 Ratings
Rate this artist:
Genre: R&B, Pop/Rock, Rap
Biography: Stevie Wonder is a much-beloved American icon and an indisputable genius not only of R&B but popular music in general. Blind virtually since birth, Wonder's heightened awareness of sound helped him create vibrant, colorful music teeming with life and ambition. Nearly everything he recorded bore the stamp ...Read full biography
Talking Book [Reissue]
Released: 1972
Label: Motown
Critics' Rating:
After releasing two "head" records during 1970-71, Stevie Wonder expanded his compositional palate with 1972's Talking Book to include societal ills as well as tender love songs, and so recorded the first ...Read full review
Innervisions [Reissue]
Released: 1973
Label: Motown
Critics' Rating:
When Stevie Wonder applied his tremendous songwriting talents to the unsettled social morass that was the early '70s, he produced one of his greatest, most important works, a rich panoply of songs addressing ...Read full review
Q&A: Barbra Streisand, the feminist, sings on
Sep 17, 10:29 AM EST
Q&A: Barbra Streisand talks new duets album, directing, women's rights and Pres. Obama
Leonardo DiCaprio named UN Messenger of Peace
Sep 16, 12:58 PM EST
UN chief names Leonardo DiCaprio a UN Messenger of Peace to promote action on climate
Review: Streisand's timeless 'Partners' soars
Sep 15, 9:51 AM EST
Music review: Streisand's 'Partners' a love album for the ages, soars in song list, star power
Stevie Wonder challenges Ferguson mayor
Sep 11, 5:24 AM EST
Stevie Wonder announces tour, challenges Ferguson mayor on awareness of racial, cultural woes
more on msn music
Miranda Lambert/Pharrell Williams/Janelle Monae
See highlights from this summers' biggest current tours and festivals
Ed Sheeran: From touring with Taylor to a single with Pharrell, British troubadour navigates to pop's mainstream
Most memorable BET moments: Check out six highlights from the 2014 awards' nearly four hour event
Courtney on Kurt: His widow and Hole front woman reveals Cobain was "desperate" to achieve rock stardom
Prince reigns: The funk-rock-pop wizard reveals another full-length set ready to roll out for fans