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The ultimate Stevie Wonder compilation?

Advantages: A great introduction to Stevie Wonder packed with classics
Disadvantages: Not as good as owning all the albums for the true Stevie fan

...[Also reviewed on Epinions and Dooyoo] At The Close Of A Century is a 4 cd compilation of 70 selected Stevie Wonder tracks spanning his career from 1963 up to 1996, with a 92 page accompanying booklet. Stevie Wonder is a soul legend and musical genius ...

music-mad 02.01.2009 · Read full review
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Marvin Gaye's lost jazz masterpiece

Advantages: One of the greatest posthmous releases of all time
Disadvantages: a little too stringy

To anyone who has listened to any part of his body of work, it isn't a surprise that Marvin Gaye was a huge jazz fan. Take his vocals, for instance. It was his love of Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn and Frank Sinatra along with the stirring ...

brotherman 19.03.2005 · Read full review
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Marvin's tragic masterpiece

Advantages: Everything is perfect
Disadvantages: None

In 1997, Motown Records released the posthumous Marvin Gaye album, "Vulnerable". The album, which was to be released sometime in 1979 as "Ballads", was shelved for years due to possible commercial reasons. Finally released, the album brings way to one ...

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Wonderful!

Advantages: Classic songs
Disadvantages: Track 18 still makes little sense to me

...I can't believe nobody has reviewed this classic album! It was finally "re-mastered" and released on CD 4 years ago and I still think this album is a work of spine-chilling genius. The album is a classic mix of funky tunes, love songs and political mes ...

Mel27 28.06.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Songs in the Key of Life - Stevie Wonder

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The Greatest album of my life!

Advantages: Originality, innovation, FUNK! No better example of a great man at his best. Stevie does the production, the songwriting and plays most instruments himself.
Disadvantages: Such a shame he is not still doing this today

... And then there was this one. Oh, if I loved, "Innervisions", then I am absolutely crazy about this one. The first time I listened to it in a music shop I dismissed it as having lots of softer ones and one well-funky one in the middle. Well, that one ...

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Review of Fulfillingness' First Finale (Digitally Remastered) - Stevie Wonder

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