Read More Edit Wiki. Due to a publisher block, we are not authorized to display these lyrics. Isn't She Lovely song meanings. Add your thoughts 19 Comments. General Comment What I think many people miss about this song is the fact that Stevie Wonder is blind, so there is a version of this song that includes audio clips of his interactions with her like her crying, and taking a bath.
He's giving us a glimpse of how he "sees" his daughter. This song tears me up as I have a little girl of my own and she is my world. No Replies Log in to reply. There was an error. Fortunately, Alison Bunting who is the historian for the ERF, as well as a member of the Museum, was aware of our plan for the Lochiel schoolhouse to become a community meeting place in the near future.
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In , Wonder staged a duet with Andrea Bocelli on the latter's album Amore , offering harmonica and additional vocals on "Canzoni Stonate". Wonder also performed at Washington, D. Wonder's first new album in ten years, A Time to Love , was released in October to lower sales than previous albums, and lukewarm reviews—most reviewers appearing frustrated at the end of the long delay to get an album that mainly copied the style of Wonder's "classic period" without doing anything new.
By June , Wonder was working on two projects simultaneously: a new album called The Gospel Inspired By Lula , which will deal with the various spiritual and cultural crises facing the world, and Through The Eyes Of Wonder , an album he has described as a performance piece that will reflect his experience as a blind man. Wonder was also keeping the door open for a collaboration with Tony Bennett and Quincy Jones concerning a rumored jazz album.
Arena in Manchester. He sang at the Michael Jackson memorial service in ,  at Etta James ' funeral, in ,  and a month later at Whitney Houston 's memorial service.
He was also featured on two tracks on Mark Ronson 's album Uptown Special. In , Wonder revealed that he had been recording new material for two albums, When the World Began and Ten Billion Hearts , in collaboration with producer David Foster , to be released in A prominent figure in popular music during the latter half of the 20th century, Wonder has recorded more than 30 U.
He has also won an Academy Award for Best Song ,  and been inducted into both the Rock and Roll  and Songwriters  halls of fame. He has also been awarded the Polar Music Prize. He has had ten U. Wonder plays the piano, synthesizer, harmonica, congas , drums, bongos , organ, melodica and Clavinet. In his childhood, he was best known for his harmonica work, but today he is better known for his keyboard skills and vocal ability. Wonder's "classic period" is generally agreed to be between and His classic s albums were considered very influential in the music world: the Rolling Stone Record Guide said they "pioneered stylistic approaches that helped to determine the shape of pop music for the next decade";  Rolling Stone 's list of the Greatest Albums of All Time included four of the five albums, with three in the top 90;  and in , Kanye West said of his own work, "I'm not trying to compete with what's out there now.
I'm really trying to compete with Innervisions and Songs in the Key of Life. It sounds musically blasphemous to say something like that, but why not set that as your bar? Wonder has been married three times. He was married to Motown singer-songwriter and frequent collaborator Syreeta Wright from until their amicable divorce in From until he was married to fashion designer Kai Millard. Wonder has nine children by five different women. Wonder and Simmons also had a son, Keita, in Wonder's ninth child, his second with Tomeeka Robyn Bracy, was born in December , amid rumors that he would be the father to triplets.
During his September 8, , UK concert in Birmingham, he spoke of his decision to begin touring again following his loss: "I want to take all the pain that I feel and celebrate and turn it around.
Wonder was introduced to Transcendental Meditation through his marriage to Syreeta Wright. Dozens of famous personalities were rounded up in the video, which was titled "The Dream Still Lives". Each person involved shared their dream, calling back to King's popular speech in Wonder's very first tweet took the Internet by storm, and he also encouraged viewers to share their own videos about their dreams with the hashtag DreamStillLives.
Wonder has been a longtime Baptist affiliated with black churches. He closed the ceremony with a rendition of the Lord's Prayer and his song " As ". At a concert in London's Hyde Park on July 6, , Wonder announced that he would be undergoing a kidney transplant in September. Wonder is the only artist to have won the award with three consecutive album releases. Wonder has been given a range of awards for his music, and for his civil rights work, including induction into the Songwriters and the Rock and Roll halls of fame; gaining a Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Civil Rights Museum , being named one of the United Nations Messengers of Peace , and earning a Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama in He was also awarded an honorary key to the city, presented by Mayor Mike Duggan.
Stevie Wonder has received many honorary degrees in recognition of his music career. These include:. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. American musician and record producer. Saginaw, Michigan , U. Singer songwriter musician record producer multi-instrumentalist. Syreeta Wright m. Kai Millard m. Tomeeka Bracy m. Vocals keyboards harmonica drums harpejji.
Tamla Motown. Most of these songs hit the charts in a big way before Stevie turned twenty-one [in ]. Because he's grown up fast, the love lyrics are less teen-specific than a lot of early Smokey , say, but the music is pure puberty. Stevie's rockers are always one step ahead of themselves—their gawky groove is so disorienting it makes you pay attention, like a voice that's perpetually changing. The ballads conceive coming of age more conventionally, and less felicitously.
But he sure covered Tony Bennett better than the Supremes or the Tempts could have, now didn't he? This list is incomplete ; you can help by expanding it. Main article: Stevie Wonder discography. United States portal. Greenwood Publishing. Encyclopedia Britannica.
Retrieved December 31, Archived from the original on January 1, Retrieved October 18, Retrieved January 13, All music guide: the definitive guide to popular music 4 ed. Since then, the song has become a jazz and pop standard, covered by many artists. Tamla released two different versions of the song — the longer album version opens with the sound of a baby crying, and the outro features Aisha as a baby; a promotional single edited for radio leaves out the crying baby sounds at the beginning and has a much shorter outro.
The song was not issued as a commercial single and therefore it did not appear on the major charts in the US and UK. However, due to radio airplay, it reached number 23 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart on January 29, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Stevie Wonder's Songs in the Key of Life. Cole, Nat King. Maroon 5.
Pure Imagination. True Colors. Lauper, Cyndi. Only Us. Dear Evan Hansen. High Hopes. At The Disco. The Bare Necessities. Harris, Phil. White Christmas. Crosby, Bing. Joy To the World.Apr 27, · Isnt she Lovely - performed by Busy Doing Something - jazztet led by Boni de Souza featuring Alexandra on Vocals. This Passion Arts Show for the community was held at St Joseph's Junior's open space.