Annotation

Additional label imprint is UTV Records.

Annotation last modified on 2009-10-19 03:02 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Fingertips, Part 2 5 3:12
2 Uptight (Everything’s Alright) 5 2:54
3 Hey Love 4 2:44
4 I Was Made to Love Her 4.65 2:37
5 For Once in My Life 4.6 2:50
6 My Cherie Amour 4.35 2:53
7 Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I’m Yours 5 2:40
8 You Are the Sunshine of My Life 4.4 2:52
9 Superstition 4.5 4:05
10 Higher Ground 5 3:12
11 Living for the City 4.5 7:25
12 You Haven’t Done Nothin’ 4.4 3:24
13 Boogie On Reggae Woman 4 4:12
14 I Wish 4.75 4:10
15 Sir Duke 5 3:54
16 Masterblaster (Jammin’) 4.35 4:52
17 That Girl 4 5:10
18 Do I Do 4.5 5:03
19 I Just Called to Say I Love You 4.35 4:22
20 Overjoyed 4 3:44
21 Part-Time Lover 4.5 3:43

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Raymond Pounds (tracks 14–15)
Stevie Wonder (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (1962-06-01) (track 1)
bass guitar:
Reggie McBride (track 12)
Nathan Watts (tracks 14–15)
James Jamerson (1965 – 1966) (track 3)
Scott Edwards (bassist) (1972) (track 8)
trumpet:
Steve Madaio (tracks 14–15)
Raymond Maldonado (tracks 14–15)
vocoder:
Stevie Wonder (track 14)
strings arranger:
Paul Riser (track 18)
membranophone:
Benny Benjamin (US drummer) (1965 – 1966) (track 3)
synthesizer:
Stevie Wonder (track 14)
guitar:
Ben Bridges (track 15)
Earl Klugh (track 20)
Michael Sembello (track 15)
harmonica:
Stevie Wonder (1962-06-01) (track 1)
Stevie Wonder (1967) (track 4)
bass:
James Jamerson (1962-06-01) (track 1)
Larry Moses (bass player) (1962-06-01) (track 1)
James Jamerson (1967) (track 4)
percussion:
Stevie Wonder (track 15)
percussion, piano and synthesizer:
Stevie Wonder (track 20)
alto saxophone:
Hank Redd (tracks 14–15)
Rhodes piano:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 14–15)
bongos:
Stevie Wonder (1962-06-01) (track 1)
Moog programming:
Malcolm Cecil (tracks 8–9)
Robert Margouleff (tracks 8–9)
electric sitar:
Eddie Willis (1967) (track 4)
horn arranger:
Stevie Wonder (track 18)
tenor saxophone:
Trevor Lawrence (70s-90s saxophonist & producer, father of Trevor Lawrence Jr.) (tracks 14–15)
congas:
Daniel Ben Zebulon (1972) (track 8)
arranger:
Clarence Paul (track 1)
Paul Riser (track 7)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 10–15, 17, 19–21)
associate producer:
Malcolm Cecil (tracks 8–13)
Robert Margouleff (tracks 8–13)
background vocals:
Renee Hardaway (track 14)
The Jackson 5 (track 12)
Gloria Barley (1972) (track 8)
Jim Gilstrap (1972) (track 8)
Lani Groves (1972) (track 8)
composer:
Henry Cosby (track 2)
Sylvia Moy (track 2)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 2, 8–21)
engineer:
Malcolm Cecil (tracks 8–9, 12–13)
Robert Margouleff (tracks 8–9, 12–13)
instruments:
The Funk Brothers (1967) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 9–21)
Stevie Wonder (1962-06-01) (track 1)
Stevie Wonder (1965) (track 2)
Stevie Wonder (1965 – 1966) (track 3)
Stevie Wonder (1967) (tracks 4–5)
Stevie Wonder (1967 – 1968) (track 6)
Stevie Wonder (1970) (track 7)
Stevie Wonder (1972) (track 8)
lyricist:
Henry Cosby (track 2)
Sylvia Moy (track 2)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 2, 8–11, 13–15, 18–21)
producer:
Henry Cosby (tracks 2, 4–6)
Berry Gordy (track 1)
Clarence Paul (track 3)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 2)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 7–21)
programming:
Stevie Wonder (tracks 14–15)
Charles Brewer (tracks 14–15)
Malcolm Cecil (tracks 12–13)
John Fischbach (tracks 14–15)
Robert Margouleff (tracks 12–13)
writer:
Morris Broadnax (track 3)
Henry Cosby (tracks 1, 4, 6)
Lee Garrett (track 7)
Lula Mae Hardaway (tracks 4, 7)
Ron Miller (Motown songwriter Ronald Norman Miller) (track 5)
Sylvia Moy (tracks 4, 6)
Orlando Murden (track 5)
Clarence Paul (tracks 1, 3)
Syreeta (track 7)
Stevie Wonder (tracks 3–4, 6–7)
publisher:
Black Bull Music (tracks 6–7, 9–11, 13, 15, 21)
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) (track 11)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 12)
Jabete Music (track 12)
Jobete Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 4, 19)
Jobete Music Co., Inc. (tracks 6–7, 10–11, 13, 15, 21)
Sawandi Music (tracks 6–7)
Stone Agate Music (track 6)
大洋音楽 (tracks 6–7, 9)
recorded at:
Regal Theater in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1962-06-01) (track 1)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967) (track 4)
Hitsville (Motown Records) in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1967 – 1968) (track 6)
has remixes:
mash-ups:
Uptight Swoon by G3RSt (track 2)
sampled by:
Blow My Speakers Up by duuzu (track 9)
So Many Tears by 2Pac (track 17)
part of:
Academy Award for Best Original Song (number: 57) (track 19)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 281) (track 8)
cover recording of:
For Once in My Life (1967) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Wild Wild West (movie title theme) (track 14)
Wish You Were Mine (track 6)
later parody versions:
Superficial (track 9)
later translated versions:
Les Coups (track 2)
Liikaa stadiin (track 11)
Oui dans ma vie (track 5)
Superstition (French version) (track 9)
later versions:
Eu Queria Amor (track 6)
live partial recording of:
Fingertips (1962-06-01) (track 1)
recording of:
Do I Do (track 18)
Higher Ground (track 10)
I Wish (track 14)
Living for the City (track 11)
Overjoyed (track 20)
Part‐Time Lover (track 21)
Sir Duke (track 15)
Superstition (track 9)
That Girl (by Stevie Wonder) (track 17)
Hey Love (1965 – 1966) (track 3)
I Was Made to Love Her (1967) (track 4)
My Cherie Amour (1967 – 1968) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Stars on Stevie (Stevie Wonder Medley) (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–9, 14–15, 15–16)
Vereinzelt Schauer (track 8)