Annotation

1976 US release Media: 7" vinyl EP Label:TAMLA (MoTown Record Co.) Cat#:T340 EP
Side A: Tracks 1-2 Side B: Tracks 3-4
The companion discs for this release are here:
Disc 1
Disc 2


Annotation last modified on 2010-11-05 08:18 UTC.

Tracklist

# Title Artist Rating Length
 

Relationships

bass guitar:
Nathan Watts (tracks 1.4–1.6, 2.6–2.7, 3.2, 3.4)
bass guitar and handclaps:
Nathan Watts (track 2.6)
trumpet:
Steve Madaio (tracks 1.5–1.6, 2.3, 2.7)
Raymond Maldonado (tracks 1.5–1.6, 2.7)
drums:
Greg Brown (drummer) (track 2.6)
Raymond Pounds (tracks 1.4–1.6)
organ:
Ronnie Foster (track 1.9)
guitar:
Ben Bridges (tracks 1.4–1.5, 1.9, 3.1, 3.3)
Dean Parks (track 2.6)
Michael Sembello (tracks 1.4–1.5, 1.10, 3.1, 3.3)
W.G. "Snuffy" Walden (track 3.3)
harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (track 2.5)
percussion:
Nathan Alford, Jr. (track 2.7)
Charles Brewer (track 2.4)
Shirley Brewer (track 2.4)
Eddie "Bongo" Brown (track 1.1)
John Fischbach (track 2.4)
Bobbye Hall (track 1.8)
Renee Hardaway (track 2.4)
Nelson Hayes (track 2.4)
Larry Latimer (track 1.9)
Raymond Maldonado (track 1.8)
Marietta (track 2.4)
Amale Mathews (track 2.4)
Josette Valentino (track 2.4)
Marietta Waters (track 2.4)
Nathan Watts (track 2.4)
steel guitar:
Pete Kleinow (track 3.2)
keyboard:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 2.6)
Greg Phillinganes (tracks 1.4, 2.1–2.2, 3.1)
alto saxophone:
Hank Redd (tracks 1.5–1.6, 1.10, 2.7)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Hank Redd (track 2.3)
saxophone:
Jim Horn (track 3.2)
handclaps:
Brenda Barrett (track 2.1)
Shirley Brewer (track 2.1)
Colleen Carleton (track 2.1)
Carole Cole (track 2.1)
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 2.6)
Nelson Hayes (track 2.1)
David Henson (tracks 2.1, 2.6)
Artece May (track 2.1)
Edna Orso (track 2.1)
Yolanda Simmons (track 2.6)
Sundray Tucker (track 2.1)
Josette Valentino (tracks 2.1, 2.6)
Nathan Watts (track 2.6)
Stevie Wonder (track 2.6)
timbales:
Carmelo Garcia (track 2.7)
tenor saxophone:
Trevor Lawrence (70s-90s saxophonist & producer, father of Trevor Lawrence Jr.) (tracks 1.5–1.6, 2.7)
harp:
Dorothy Ashby (track 2.5)
trombone:
George Bohanon (track 2.3)
Glenn Ferris (track 2.3)
arranger:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 1.1–3.4)
assistant engineer:
background vocals:
Shirley Brewer (track 1.4)
Carolyn Dennis (track 3.3)
Michael Gray (vocalist) (tracks 1.4, 1.8)
Susaye Greene (track 2.2)
Hare Krishna (vocal group) (track 1.8)
Terry Hendricks (track 1.10)
Josie James (tracks 1.4, 2.7)
Lynda Laurence (track 1.10)
Artece May (track 1.4)
Charity McCrary (track 1.10)
Linda McCrary (track 1.10)
Sundray Tucker (track 1.10)
Mary Lee Whitney (tracks 1.10, 2.6)
Syreeta Wright (track 1.10)
Michael Wycoff (track 1.8)
background vocals and lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (track 2.7)
composer:
Gary Byrd (tracks 1.3, 2.3)
Calvin Hardaway (track 1.2)
Michael Sembello (track 3.1)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 1.1–3.4)
engineer:
guest flute:
Bobbi Humphrey (track 2.7)
guest guitar:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 2.7)
guest handclaps and keyboard:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (track 2.6)
guest background vocals:
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (track 2.7)
Minnie Riperton (track 1.10)
Deniece Williams (US soul/funk vocalist/songwriter) (track 1.10)
lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 1.1–1.3, 1.5–2.6, 3.1–3.3)
lyricist:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 1.1, 1.5–1.10)
mastering:
Jeff Sanders (Engineer)
performer:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 1.1–1.5, 1.7–1.9, 2.1–2.2, 2.4, 2.6, 3.1)
Wonderlove (Stevie Wonder's backing band) (track 1.4)
producer:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 1.1–3.4)
programming:
Charles Brewer (track 1.5)
John Fischbach (track 1.5)
Stevie Wonder (track 1.5)
translator:
Thoko Mdalose Hall (track 2.4)
Raymond Maldonado (track 2.4)
vocals:
Shirley Brewer (track 1.10)
remasters:
All Day Sucker by Stevie Wonder (track 3.3)
Another Star by Stevie Wonder (track 2.7)
Black Man by Stevie Wonder (track 2.3)
Ebony Eyes by Stevie Wonder (track 3.2)
I Wish by Stevie Wonder (track 1.6)
Ordinary Pain by Stevie Wonder (track 1.10)
sampled by:
Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio (track 1.8)
remastered versions:
recording of:
All Day Sucker (track 3.3)
Another Star (track 2.7)
As (track 2.6)
Black Man (track 2.3)
Contusion (track 1.4)
Ebony Eyes (track 3.2)
Have a Talk With God (track 1.2)
I Wish (track 1.6)
If It’s Magic (track 2.5)
Isn’t She Lovely (track 2.1)
Joy Inside My Tears (track 2.2)
Knocks Me Off My Feet (track 1.7)
Ordinary Pain (track 1.10)
Pastime Paradise (track 1.8)
Saturn (track 3.1)
Sir Duke (track 1.5)
Summer Soft (track 1.9)
Village Ghetto Land (track 1.3)