Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder

Age
65
Birthday
May. 13th, 1950
Born in
Saginaw, Michigan, USA
Height
6' 0 1/2"

Stevie Wonder's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Fridays TV Show
Fridays
VH1 Divas TV Show
VH1 Divas
The Leslie Uggams Show TV Show
The Leslie Uggams Show
Top of The Pops 2 (UK) TV Show
Top of The Pops 2 (UK)
 

Main Movie Roles

2015 - Soul Boys Of The Western World
2013 - 20 Feet from Stardom
2009 - Transcendent Man
2004 - Fahrenheit 9/11
2002 - Standing in the Shadows of Motown
1972 - Cocksucker Blues
1964 - Bikini Beach
1964 - Muscle Beach Party

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself
5
Himself - Interviewee
2
Himself
1
Himself
1
Himself - Special Guest
1
Himself
1
Himself - Musical Guest
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:




TRIVIA:
  • He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7050 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
  • Has been blind since birth
  • His 1976 song "Isn't She Lovely" (from album "Songs in the Key of Life") was dedicated to then newborn daughter Aisha whose name and "baby sounds" can be heard on the track
  • Became the very first blind recipient of an Academy Award when his composition "I Just Called to Say I Love You" won Best Original Song from _The Woman in Red (1984)_ (qv) soundtrack.
  • His first #1 hit was the half-improvised "Fingertips - Part 2", recorded live in concert (The first live pop single to ever reach #1). It topped the Pop Music and R&B charts in 1963 when Stevie Wonder was only 12. You can the hear the musicians struggling to keep up with the young vocalist and harmonica player as he improvises rhythm and blues riffs, and at one point in the recording a musician is heard shouting "What key? What key?"
  • Elected to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989.
  • In 1988, he announced his interest in running for mayor of Detroit in the 1992 election. However, he never followed through with a campaign.
  • At the age of 17 he performed with The 'Jimi Hendrix' (qv) Experience playing drums at the BBC. (Jammin'/I was made to love her, BBC Sessions)


Related sites for this celeb
» IMDB
» BuddyTV
» TVGuide
» AceShowbiz
» Celebrity-Mania
» Zap2it.com
You are successfully logged out.
login
[close]

ShareTV Login

Username
Password
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Create Account

Username
Password
Verify Password
EMAIL

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Forgot Your Password?

EMAIL
Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.