Songs in the Key of Life

Stevie Wonder - Songs in the Key of Life
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
1976 Ratings: #2 / 91
User Score
Based on 607 ratings
1976 Ratings: #1
Liked by 53 people
September 28, 1976 / Release Date
LP / Format
Tamla / Label
Stevie Wonder / Producer
Soul / Genres
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'Songs in the Key of Life' is an absolutely heartwarming and soulful behemoth of a double disc album that sees Stevie Wonder at his best both in terms of performance and in thematic cohesion, all whole being an absolute joy to listen to. The incredibly vibrant and large instrumentals are genuinley amazing and yet again Stevie sounds fantastic on the vocal front, and while I was very hesitant about the gargantuan length of this album, I was pleasantly surprised with how much consistent quality ... read more
Maybe he blind but definitely he music :)
Fuck you meat bitches telling me what to write. If ya'll want something so bad, how about you tear it out your fat rectum and squelch it onto the screen, you cock snorting bastard. Another thing: don't eat ass. Eating ass is dangerous, and has life threatening side-effects if you don't do it correctly. And from the standards you ballsack gargoyles have set, I don't expect safe anal consumption in any capacity. Maybe you gasoline guzzling buffoons should go huff some paint instead of talking to ... read more
stevie wonder seriously took a piss, recorded it, and then sampled it on Isn't She Lovely
This album put a huge smile on my face through out much of its length. Just the nostalgia of recognizing and growing up with some of these songs made this a lot of fun for me. The fact that a double album has consistently amazing songs just baffles me! Stevie Wonder has produced some of the best compositions, songwriting and most infectious melodies in the genre. Couple that with gorgeous production and amazing vocals and "Songs In The Key Of Life" is perhaps one of the most timeless ... read more
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Track List

Disc 1: 

  1. Love's In Need Of Love Today 
  2. Have A Talk With God
  3. Village Ghetto Land 
  4. Contusion
  5. Sir Duke
  6. I Wish 
  7. Knocks Me Off My Feet
  8. Pastime Paradise 
  9. Summer Soft
  10. Ordinary Pain

Disc 2: 

  1. Isn't She Lovely 
  2. Joy Inside My Tears 
  3. Black Man
  4. Ngiculela-Es Una Historia-I Am Singing
  5. If It's Magic
  6. As 
  7. Another Star
  8. Saturn 
  9. Ebony Eyes 
  10. All Day Sucker
  11. Easy Goin' Evening (My Mama's Call)
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Added on: February 3, 2013