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What had been hinted at on the intriguing project talking book 1972 from stevie wonder. Talking book is the fifteenth studio album by american singer, songwriter and musician stevie wonder, released on october 28, 1972, on the tamla label for motown records. The only free online music price guide for all prerecorded music formats. Stevie wonders classic period is the greatest creative. Every record is shipped in original factoryapplied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands. Features song lyrics for stevie wonder s talking book album. Review by kusuriuri user april 27th, 20 44 replies. Unsure what to do with what wonder knew was a great track, he brought it to the motown christmas party in 1966 to see if robinson had any ideas.
Sanyo cd pressing of stevie wonder talking book tonight on the tamla label with catalog number mcd09051md. A little problematic to rate, talking book contains a whole load of real classics, if also a couple of useless pieces. May 15, 2015 sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe. Stevie wonders most popular book is the stevie wonder anthology. Buy stevie wonder talking book in music records and get the best deals.
Rolling stone 500 greatest albums of all time rated 90500. A machinestamped word kendun should be visible somewhere in the dead wax area in other words, the outgroove or the trail off area under a bright direct light source, such as a reading lamp. Stevie wonder talking book foc vinyl lp record amazon. But they arent the only songs of note on the album.
Stevie wonder talking book lyrics and tracklist genius. Talking about stevie wonder at this point is no doubt a redundant occurrence to some, but its still worth mentioning the story of both the man and the popculture legend. Robinson said hear head a circus in the melody and wrote the lyrics. Stevie wonder catalogue of rare vinyl records, lps albums. Released in 1972, talking book is stevie s fifteenth album and the second of five consecutive albums referred to as his classic period.
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Innervisions, fulfillingness first finale, songs in the key of life and hotter than july. Wonder s classic periodthe polite phrase for when stevie spent five years ferociously dunking on the entire history of popular music with the releases of music of my mind, talking book. Stevie wonder talking book 1972, hollywood press, gatefold. On the occasion of talking books 40th anniversary this week, i spoke with. Stevie wonder talking book gatefold limited edition new tan colored vinyl lp.
Dec 30, 2000 the story of stevie wonders talking book one of the biggest hits from talking book was actually intended for someone else. Jul 02, 2015 stevie wonder albums from worst to best. Talking book is the first in the series of truly great albums released by stevie wonder from the early seventies to the early eighties. Listen to your favorite songs from talking book by stevie wonder now. Shop 126 records for sale for album talking book by stevie wonder on cdandlp in vinyl and cd format. But motown had berry gordy convince wonder to record it himself. By 18 he had already experienced a full careers worth of professional and creative triumphs and setbacks. Stevie wonder vinyl questions steve hoffman music forums.
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Wonder is considered to be one of the most critically and commercially successful musical performers of the late 20th century. Talking book, then, is an extension and refinement of the work begun in music of my mind itself a vast refinement of the uneven efforts in where im coming from, confirming the achievement and. Get the best deals on stevie wonder lp vinyl records when you shop. Superstition and you are the sunshine of my life are the big hits from talking book. Its not difficult to see why stevie breathed so much love, passion and devotion into his music himself that as soon as you put on a stevie wonder record, that love envelops you and puts you completely under its spell, sort of like unscrewing the cap of a teargas container. After releasing two head records during 197071, stevie wonder expanded his compositional palette with 1972s talking book to include societal ills as well as tender love songs, and so recorded the first smash album of his career. The album immediately preceding talking book, music of my mind, disclosed the tentative beginnings of stevie wonder s new direction away from the child prodigy and harmonica player.
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