Fuelled by ‘I Just Called To Say I Love You,’ the soundtrack album gave Stevie another US R&B No.1 and ended Prince’s supremacy with ‘Purple Rain.’
From the first talkie, theme songs in movies have found a treasured place in the popular consciousness, as these 50 best film songs prove.
One of the greatest-ever sequences of musical creativity was in full flow in 1974.
Other acts set to perform include Adam Lambert, Kylie Minogue, and more.
Remembering a great collaboration 1973 between giants of blues and soul.
Stuffed with classics – both those Stevie created and those he adopted – ‘My Cherie Amour’ still provokes wonder: how did he get so much joy into one album?
How the legendary soul imprint worked to make some of Martin Luther King Jr.’s most celebrated and inspiring speeches available on record.
The Motown classic has a history that also embraces Stevie's former wife Syreeta, Michael McDonald and Rufus Wainwright.
In the summer of 1963, young Stevie Wonder ruled the US charts with both the ‘Fingertips’ single and the album ‘The 12 Year Old Genius.’
Many a chart hit has come off the back of a movie appearance. From Simple Minds to Stevie Wonder, we present some of the best songs in films.
The song was a musical tour de force by the 23-year-old Motown genius, who survived a serious accident just after its release.
The group's dramatic delivery and the peerlessly plaintive lead vocals of Levi Stubbs became their most famous calling card.
No longer masking her ornate bravado with hip-hop samples, ‘Mary’ saw Mary J Blige follow her 70s muse and take a plunge into neo-soul.
As technology has advanced throughout the decades, artists have pushed music into the future.
The engine that drove the Motown machine was made up of the songwriters and producers who worked behind the scenes to create the Motown sound.
The best Paul McCartney collaborations reveal an artist always willing to push himself, finding new ways of expression with a diverse range of musicians.