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Stevie Wonder - Talking Book

Stevie Wonder - Talking Book

Performer: Stevie Wonder
Title: Talking Book
Style: Soul, Disco
Released: 1972
Cat#: TMC 5237
Country: South Africa
Label: Tamla Motown
Size MP3 version: 2162 mb
Size FLAC version: 1924 mb
Rating: 4.3
Votes: 781
Genre: Funk

Stevie Wonder - Talking Book


Tracklist

1Tuesday Heartbreak
Alto Saxophone [Solo] – David SanbornBacking Vocals – Deniece Williams, Shirley Brewer
3:09
2Big Brother3:35
3You And I4:39
4Lookin For Another Pure Love
Backing Vocals – Debra Wilson, Loris Harvin, Shirley BrewerGuitar [Lead] – Buzzy Feton, Jeff Beck
4:45
5Blame It On The Sun
Backing Vocals – Jim Gilstrap, Lani Groves
3:28
6I Believe (When I Fall In Love It Will Be Forever)4:48
7Maybe Your Baby
Guitar – Ray Parker Jr.
6:45
8You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
Backing Vocals – Gloria Barley, Jim Gilstrap, Lani GrovesBass – Scott Edwards Congas – Daniel Ben Zebulon
2:45
9Superstition
Saxophone – Trevor LaurenceTrumpet – Steve Madaio
4:40
10You've Got It Bad Girl
Backing Vocals – Jim Gilstrap, Lani GrovesCongas – Daniel Ben Zebulon
4:55

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
T 319L, T-319 LStevie Wonder Talking Book ‎(LP, Album, Hol)Tamla, TamlaT 319L, T-319 LUS1972
1C 062-93880Stevie Wonder Talking Book ‎(LP, Album, RE)Tamla Motown1C 062-93880GermanyUnknown
T319L, T 319LStevie Wonder Talking Book ‎(LP, Album, RP)Tamla, TamlaT319L, T 319LUS1972
TC-STMA 8007, 1E 244 o 93880Stevie Wonder Talking Book ‎(Cass, Album, Bla)Tamla Motown, Tamla MotownTC-STMA 8007, 1E 244 o 93880UK1973
ZL72011Stevie Wonder Talking Book ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat)Tamla MotownZL72011UK & Europe1984

Credits

  • ProducerStevie Wonder
  • Producer [Associate], Engineer, Programmed By [Moog]Malcolm Cecil, Robert Margouleff
  • Mastered ByGeorge Marino
  • Photography ByR. Margouleff
  • Producer [Associate], Engineer, Programmed By [Moog]Malcolm Cecil, Robert Margouleff
  • Producer, Vocals, Synthesizer [Arp, Moog], Music ByStevie Wonder
  • Recorded ByAustin Godsey, Joan De Cola
  • Written-ByStevie Wonder (tracks: A1 to A4, B1, B2)
  • Mastered ByGeorge Marino
  • Photography ByR. Margouleff
  • Producer [Associate], Engineer, Programmed By [Moog]Malcolm Cecil, Robert Margouleff
  • Producer, Vocals, Synthesizer [Arp, Moog], Music ByStevie Wonder
  • Recorded ByAustin Godsey, Joan De Cola
  • Written-ByStevie Wonder (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B2)
  • Lyrics ByStevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright (tracks: B3), Yvonne Wright (tracks: A5, B5)
  • Mastered ByGeorge Marino
  • Music ByStevie Wonder
  • Photography ByR. Margouleff
  • ProducerStevie Wonder
  • Producer [Associate], Engineer, Programmed By [Moog]Malcolm Cecil, Robert Margouleff
  • Recorded ByAustin Godsey, Joan De Cola
  • Lacquer Cut ByM.B.G.
  • Lyrics ByStevie Wonder (tracks: A1 to A4, B1, B2), Syreeta Wright (tracks: B3, B4), Yvonne Wright (tracks: A5, B5)
  • Mastered By [Mastering]George Marino
  • Music ByStevie Wonder
  • Photography ByR. Margouleff
  • Producer [Associate], Engineer, Programmed By [Moog]Malcolm Cecil, Robert Margouleff
  • Producer [Production Support]Centaur Music Production
  • Producer, Vocals, Synthesizer [Arp, Moog], Instruments [All Other]Stevie Wonder
  • Recorded By [Recordists]Austin Godsey, Joan De Cola

Notes

Original copies have a message printed in Braille on the album cover.
Gatefold Packaging

Associate Producers, Engineering, Moog Programming for Taurus Productions, Inc.
Recorded at Air Studios, London/Electric Lady Studios, New York/Crystal Studios, Los Angeles/Record Plant, Los Angeles
Mastering The Cutting Room, New York
All Songs Published by Stein & Van Stock, Inc./Black Bull, Inc. /ASCAP)

Jeff Beck appears through the courtesy of Equator Security (Overseas) Ltd. and Columbia Record Corporation

℗1972 ©1972 Motown Record Corporation
Detroit, Mich. 48201
Trade Mark Motown Record Corporation
Printed In U.S.A

Labels list A5 as being written only by Y. Wright, while the inside gatefold lists both Stevie Wonder & Yvonne Wright.

There exist several label versions:
This one has two printed matrixes and ℗1972 Motown Record Corporation below the logo on top.
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book has also two matrixes, but ℗1972 Motown Record Corporation below the Category to the left.
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book has the wording 'A Trademark of Motown Record Corp. ℗1972' below the printed matrix to the right side.Original copies have a message printed in Braille on the album cover.
Gatefold Packaging
Recorded at Air Studios, London/Electric Lady Studios, New York/Crystal Studios, Los Angeles/Record Plant, Los Angeles
Mastering The Cutting Room, New York

℗1972 ©1972 Motown Record Corporation

There exist several label versions:
This one has two printed matrixes and ℗1972 Motown Record Corporation below the logo on top.
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book has also two matrixes, but ℗1972 Motown Record Corporation below the Category to the left.
Stevie Wonder - Talking Book has the wording 'A Trademark of Motown Record Corp. ℗1972' below the printed matrix to the right side.Gatefold textured sleeveThe tracks are on other sides than on original pressing.Original copies have a message printed in Braille on the album cover.
(it reads:
“Here is my music. It is all I have to tell you how I feel. Know that your love keeps my love strong. —Stevie”)
Gatefold Packaging

Video

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