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Songs in the Key of Life
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Songs in the Key of Life

Songs in the Key of Life is a landmark album by Stevie Wonder, released on September 28, 1976 (see 1976 in music). A highly ambitious and experimental double LP, Songs in the Key of Life became one of the best-selling albums of his career.

Songs in the Key of Life won a Grammy Award for Pop Male Vocal and Album of the Year. The album also topped Billboard's Pop Albums and Black Albums charts.

Table of contents
1 Track listing
2 Personnel
3 Cover Versions
4 Charting singles

Track listing

  1. "Love's in Need of Love Today" (Wonder) - 7:05
  2. "Have a Talk With God" (Hardaway/Wonder) - 2:42
  3. "Village Ghetto Land" (Byrd/Wonder) - 3:25
  4. "Contusion" (Wonder) - 6:23
  5. "Sir Duke" (Wonder) - 3:45
  6. "I Wish" (Wonder) - 3:54
  7. "Knocks Me off My Feet" (Wonder) - 4:12
  8. "Pastime Paradise" (Wonder) - 3:36
  9. "Summer Soft" (Wonder) - 3:27
  10. "Ordinary Pain" (Wonder) - 4:14
  11. "Isn't She Lovely" (Wonder) - 6:34
  12. "Joy Inside My Tears" (Wonder) - 6:29
  13. "Black Man" (Byrd/Wonder) - 8:29
  14. "Ngiculela-Es Una Historia-I Am Singing" (Wonder) - 3:48
  15. "If It's Magic" (Wonder) - 3:12
  16. "As" (Wonder) - 7:08
  17. "Another Star" (Wonder) - 8:28
  18. "Saturn" (Sembello/Wonder) - 4:53
  19. "Ebony Eyes" (Wonder) - 4:08
  20. "All Day Sucker" (Wonder) - 5:05
  21. "Easy Goin' Evening (My Mama's Call)" (Wonder) - 3:56

Personnel

Cover Versions

Charting singles

1976	Another Star	Club Play Singles	        No. 2
1977	Sir Duke	Adult Contemporary	        No. 3
1977	Another Star	Pop Singles	                No. 32
1977	I Wish	        Pop Singles	                No. 1
1977	Sir Duke	Pop Singles	                No. 1
1977	Another Star	Black Singles	                No. 18
1977	As	        Black Singles	                No. 36
1977	I Wish	        Black Singles	                No. 1
1977	Sir Duke	Black Singles	                No. 1
1978	As	        Pop Singles	                No. 36