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Stevie Wonder

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Biography

Wonder performing in 1973

Source: Wikipedia

Stevland Hardaway Morris (born May 13, 1950, as Stevland Hardaway Judkins), known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist. A child prodigy, he became one of the most creative and loved musical performers of the late 20th century. Wonder signed with Motown's Tamla label at the age of 11 and has continued to perform and record for Motown as of the early 2010s. He has been blind since shortly after birth.

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  • Birth name: Stevland Hardaway Judkins
  • Also known as: Stevland Hardaway Morris (legal) Little Stevie Wonder (stage)
  • Born: May 13, 1950 (age 65) Saginaw, Michigan, U.S.
  • Origin: Detroit, Michigan
  • Genres: Soul, pop, R&B, funk, jazz
  • Occupation(s): Musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist
  • Instruments: Vocals, keyboards
  • Years active: 1961–present
  • Labels: Tamla, Motown
  • Website: steviewonder.net

Read more about Stevie Wonder at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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