Stevie Wonder, the genius not only of R&B but popular music in general, was born on this day.
Steveland Morris Judkins, later known as Little Stevie Wonder, at the age of 12 recorded his first single. The song was 'Thank you for Loving Me All the Way'.
'Little' Stevie Wonder, who had celebrated his 13th birthday only eight days before, recorded his first million-selling single 'Fingertips'.
Stevie Wonder first entered the US pop chart with his frenetic single, 'Fingertips Parts One and Two'. Becoming one of the youngest ever chart toppers.
Stevie Wonder's 'I Was Made to Love Her' was released.
Stevie Wonder was seriously injured in a car accident. He permanently lost his sense of smell. He was in a coma for four days.
Stevie Wonder played his first show after an auto accident that almost took his life five months earlier.
Stevie Wonder started his first tour since his near-fatal car accident.
Stevie Wonder's 'Boogie On Reggae Woman' was released.
Stevie Wonder's 'Song in the Key of Life' was released.