Stevie Wonder releases his thirteenth album ‘Where I’m Coming From’ co-written with Syreeta Wright (1971)

Stevie Wonder’s ‘Where I’m Coming From’ is his thirteenth studio album co-written with Syreeta Wright and released on April 12, 1971 by Tamla. .

Track Listing : 1.Look Around (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 02:45 . 2.Do Yourself A Favor (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 06:10 . 3.Think Of Me As Your Soldier (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 03:37 . 4.Something Out Of The Blue (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 02:59 . 5.If You Really Love Me (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 03:00 . 6.I Wanna Talk To You (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 05:18 . 7.Take Up A Course In Happiness (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 03:11 . 8.Never Dreamed You’D Leave In Summer (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 02:53 . 9.Sunshine In Their Eyes (Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright) – 06:58

Musicians : Stevie Wonder – Harmonica, Keyboards, Producer, Vocals . James Jamerson – Bass

Recorded July 1970–February 1971.

Released On April 12, 1971 By Tamla.


One month before he turned 21, Stevie Wonder released Where I’m Coming From, the most distinctive record of his young careerand one that looked forward — in its breadth of material as well as its futuristic production aesthetic — to his many successes later in the ’70s. […]
Stevie Wonder began moving his lyrics in a socially conscious directionand the music quickly moved away from the simple pop/rhythm & blues sound that had made Motown famous. […]

Rolling Stone
This is not Stevie Wonder‘s first self-produced album he did his last, Signed. Sealed and Delivered. as tight and soul-satisfying as any to have come out of Motown but clearly Where I’m Coming From is an attempt to establish a more completely personal, idiosyncratic style and project it on his own terms. […]


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