Stevie Wonder is a gifted American singer who has many years of experience in the music industry. He was born in the state of Michigan in 1950.
Stevland Hardaway Judkins, which is his real name, initiated a career in music at a very young age. He actually began singing at the age of 11, and in 1962 he dropped a debut studio album titled “The Jazz Soul of Little Stevie”.
Wonder’s illustrious career has seen him release over 20 albums including “Fulfillingness’ First Finale”, his 17th studio project. This record topped the Billboard 200 chart in the US and peaked at #5 in the UK. His follow-up album “Songs in the Key of Life” also attained a similar feat.
What Style is Stevie Wonder?
Wonder is a musician who is noted for his works in multiple music genres, such as:
- Progressive soul
This Michigan-born music legend has many top songs in his discography. Here are some of them:
Wonder is a well-decorated artist, and has received several topnotch accolades. He has over 25 Grammy awards to his name. In 1972 his hit song “Superstition” won him his first Grammy award. He was honored with the “Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male” award.