Stevie Wonder ‎– Songs In The Key Of Life

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Motown ‎– 1C 190-97 900/01
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2 × Vinyl, LP
Vinyl, 7", 33 ⅓ RPM, EP
All Media, Album
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A1 Love's In Need Of Love Today
Performer [Collinga] – Eddie "Bongo" Brown
7:05
A2 Have A Talk With God 2:42
A3 Village Ghetto Land 3:25
A4 Contusion
Backing Vocals – Artece May, Josie James, Michael Gray (2), Shirley BrewerBass – Nathan WattsDrums – Raymond PoundsFeaturing – WonderloveKeyboards – Gregory Phillinganes*Lead Guitar – Mike Sembello*Rhythm Guitar – Ben Bridges
3:45
A5 Sir Duke
Alto Saxophone – Hank ReddBass – Nathan WattsDrums – Raymond PoundsLead Guitar – Mike Sembello*Rhythm Guitar – Ben BridgesTenor Saxophone – Trevor LawrenceTrumpet – Raymond Maldonado*, Steve Madaio
3:52
B1 I Wish
Alto Saxophone – Hank ReddBass – Nathan WattsDrums – Raymond PoundsTenor Saxophone – Trevor LawrenceTrumpet – Raymond Maldonado*, Steve Madaio
4:12
B2 Knocks Me Off My Feet 3:35
B3 Pastime Paradise
Backing Vocals – Hare Krishna, West Angeles Church Of God ChoirPercussion – Bobbye Hall, Raymond Maldonado*
3:20
B4 Summer Soft
Organ – Ronnie FosterPercussion – Nastee Latimer*Rhythm Guitar – Ben Bridges
4:16
B5 Ordinary Pain
Alto Saxophone – Hank ReddBacking Vocals – Charity McCrary, Deniece Williams, Linda Lawrence, Linda McCrary, Madelaine ''Gypsie'' Jones*, Mary Lee Whitney, Minnie Riperton, Sundray Tucker, Syreeta Wright, Terry HendricksLead Guitar – Mike Sembello*Voice [Reply] – Shirley Brewer
6:22
C1 Isn't She Lovely
Handclaps [Background] – Artece May, Brenda Barrett, Carole Cole, Colleen Carleton, Dave Henson*, Edna Orso, Josette Valentino, Nelson Hayes, Shirley Brewer, Tucker*Keyboards – Gregory Phillinganes*
6:33
C2 Joy Inside My Tears
Backing Vocals – Susaye Green*Keyboards – Gregory Phillinganes*
6:29
C3 Black Man
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Hank ReddTrombone – George Bohanon, Glen Ferris*Trumpet – Steve MadaioVoice [Verbal Replies] – Al Fann Theatrical Ensemble, Harlem, N.Y.
8:29
D1 Ngiculela - Es Una Historia - I Am Singing
Percussion [Background] – Amale Mathews, Charles Brewer, John Fischbach, Josette Valentino, Marietta Waters, Nathan Watts, Nelson Hayes, Renee Hardaway, Shirley BrewerTranslated By [Spanish] – Raymond Maldonado*Translated By [Zulu] – Thoko Mdalose Hall
3:48
D2 If It's Magic
Harmonica – Stevie WonderHarp – Dorothy Ashby
3:11
D3 As
Backing Vocals – Mary Lee WhitneyBass, Handclaps [Background] – Nathan WattsDrums – Greg Brown*Guitar – Dean ParksHandclaps [Background] – Dave Henson*, Josette Valentino, Stevie Wonder, Yolanda SimmonsKeyboards, Handclaps [Background] – Herbie Hancock
7:07
D4 Another Star
Alto Saxophone – Hank ReddBacking Vocals – Josie James, Stevie WonderBass – Nathan WattsFlute – Bobbi HumphreyGuitar, Backing Vocals – George BensonPercussion – Nathan Alford, Jr.Tenor Saxophone – Trevor LawrenceTimbales – Carmello Hungria Garcia*Trumpet – Raymond Maldonado*, Steve Madaio
8:19
A Something's Extra (Bonus Record)
E1 Saturn
Keyboards – Gregory Phillinganes*Lead Guitar – Mike Sembello*Rhythm Guitar – Ben Bridges
4:54
E2 Ebony Eyes
Bass – Nathan WattsSaxophone – Jim HornSteel Guitar – Peter ''Sneaky Pete'' Kleinow*
4:10
F1 All Day Sucker
Lead Guitar – W.G. 'Snuffy' Walden*Rhythm Guitar – Ben Bridges, Mike Sembello*
5:06
F2 Easy Goin' Evening (My Mama's Call)
Bass – Nathan Watts
3:58

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Original first German edition

Gatefold cover

℗ 1976 Motown Record Corporation
Made from masters of Motown Record Corporation

Printed in Germany

On front cover:
Collector's Album
Includes Two Records
A Something's Extra
Bonus Record
24-Page
Lyric Booklet

Dream Machine - Yamaha Electrone Polyphonic Synthesizer GX10 [booklet]

Made in Germany [back sleeve, labels]

Recorded / Mastered at Crystal Industries, Inc., Hollywood, California [Crystal Sound]

Auto-Coupled Release:
Record 1 has sides A and D
Record 2 has sides B and C

Differences to Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life:
- no black ring printed in front of cat# on rear cover upper right corner

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): 97900-A-0 [stamped] W. Germany T·13340 C2 2645S 06 XTAL AB [etched] MR [circled, stamped] △ 21330 (1) [etched]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D): 97900-B-0 [stamped] W. Germany T·13340 C2 2648S · 06 XTAL AB [etched] MR [circled, stamped] △ 21331-X (1) [etched]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): 97901-A-0 [stamped] W. Germany T13340 C2 2646S 06 XTAL AB [etched] MR [circled, stamped] △ 21330-X (3) [etched]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C): 97901-B-0 [stamped] W. Germany T·13340 C2 2647S 06 XTAL AB [etched] MR [circled, stamped] △ 21331 (3) [etched]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side E): EP-7F 665778-A-0 [stamped] W. Germany T13340 EP 2649 06 △ 100679 (5) JS · 4 · XTAL [etched]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side F): EP-7F 665778-B-0 [stamped] W. Germany T13340 EP 2650 06 △ 100679-X (7) JS · 2 · XTAL [etched]
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 0363
  • Other (cat# on disc 1): 1C 190-97 900
  • Other (cat# on disc 2): 1C 190-97 901
  • Other (cat# on 7"): 7 F 665 778

Other Versions (5 of 175) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
T13-340C2 Stevie Wonder Songs In The Key Of Life(2xLP + 7", EP + Album) Tamla T13-340C2 US 1976 Sell This Version
UICY-78304/5 Stevie Wonder Songs In The Key Of Life(2xCD, Album) Motown UICY-78304/5 Japan 2017 Sell This Version
2-48.001/2 Stevie Wonder Songs In The Key Of Life(2xLP, Album, Gat) Motown 2-48.001/2 Spain 1981 Sell This Version
3746303402 Stevie Wonder Songs In The Key Of Life(2xCD, Album, RE) Motown 3746303402 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
TMV 3704 Stevie Wonder Songs In The Key Of Life(2xLP, Album) Tamla TMV 3704 South Africa 1976 Sell This Version

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