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Talking Book

Artist
TypeStudio Full-length
Released
GenresSoul, Funk
LabelsTamla Records
Length43:29
Ranked#13 for 1972 , #870 all-time
Reviews :  0
Comments :  1
Total votes :  1
Rating :  90 / 100
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Talking Book Information

Track listing (Songs)

Title Length Rating Votes
1. You Are the Sunshine of My Life 2:45 95 1
2. Maybe Your Baby 6:45 90 1
3. You and I 4:39 90 1
4. Tuesday Heartbreak 3:09 85 1
5. You've Got It Bad Girl 4:55 85 1
6. Superstition 4:40 100 1
7. Big Brother 3:35 85 1
8. Blame It on the Sun 3:28 90 1
9. Lookin' for Another Pure Love 4:45 80 1
10. I Believe (When I Fall in Love It Will Be Forever) 4:48 90 1

Line-up (Members)

  • Stevie Wonder : Lead Vocals, Background Vocals, Fender Rhodes, Drums, Clavinet, Moog, Bass, Synthesizer, Harmonica, Piano

Guest / session musicians

  • Malcolm Cecil : Programming, Moog
  • Jim Gilstrap : Lead Vocals, Background Vocals
  • Lani Groves : Lead Vocals, Background Vocals
  • Ray Parker Jr. : Electric Guitar
  • Jeff Beck : Electric Guitar
  • Buzz Feiten : Electric Guitar
  • Scott Edwards : Electric Bass
  • Daniel Ben Zebulon : Congas
  • David Sanborn : Alto Saxophone
  • Trevor Laurence : Tenor Saxophone
  • Steve Madaio : Trumpet
  • Gloria Barley : Background Vocals
  • Deniece Williams : Background Vocals
  • Shirley Brewer : Background Vocals
  • Debra Wilson : Background Vocals
  • Loris Harvin : Background Vocals

Production staff / artist

  • Stevie Wonder : Producer
  • Robert Margouleff : Engineer, Associate Producer, Photography
  • Malcolm Cecil : Engineer, Associate Producer
  • Austin Godsey : Recording Engineer
  • Joan Decola : Recording Engineer
  • George Marino : Mastering Engineer

Talking Book Comments

 (90/100)
전작 "Music of My Mind"부터 자신의 음악에 대한 통제권을 쥐기 시작한 스티비 원더의 음악이 완성된 작품이다. 전곡을 작사 작곡하였으며 대부분의 악기를 연주하였다. "Superstition"과 "You Are the Sunshine of My Life" 두 곡의 빌보드 넘버원 곡이 담겨있다. 소울 음악의 바이블.

Stevie Wonder Discography

Album title Type Released Rating Votes Reviews
(1962) Studio - 0 0
(1962) Studio - 0 0
(1963) Live - 0 0
(1963) Studio - 0 0
(1964) Studio - 0 0
(1966) Studio - 0 0
(1966) Studio - 0 0
(1967) Studio - 0 0
(1967) Studio - 0 0
(1968) Studio - 0 0
(1968) Studio - 0 0
(1969) Studio - 0 0
(1970) Live - 0 0
(1970) Live - 0 0
(1970) Studio - 0 0
(1971) Studio - 0 0
(1972) Studio - 0 0
(1972) Studio 90 1 0
(1973) Studio 95 1 0
(1974) Studio - 0 0
(1976) Studio 95 2 0
(1979) Studio - 0 0
(1980) Studio 85 1 0
(1984) Studio - 0 0
(1985) Studio - 0 0
(1987) Studio - 0 0
(1991) Studio - 0 0
(1995) Studio - 0 0
(1995) Live - 0 0
(2005) Studio - 0 0