- American singer Stevie Wonder has recently clocked the age of 70
- Legit.ng has compiled 10 photos and 10 videos that highlight the music icons life
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Dedicated fans and supporters of American musical icon, Stevland Hardaway Morris popularly known as Stevie Wonder, are still in a mood of celebration as the superstar clocked the age of 70 on Wednesday, May 13.
The Detroit-raised singer, songwriter, musician and record producer was born on May 13 and he started his journey into the world of music after signing with Motown’s Tamla label just at the tender age of 11.
Wonder’s years in the business of music has been highly rewarding as the icon easily boasts of winning a staggering 25 Grammy Awards. The music icon also has a total of 23 studio albums to his credit, with the first one being released in the year 1962.
Adding to his list of outstanding achievements, Wonder also has to his credit 10 billboard number one hits and had had 20 of his R & B songs reach number one. He has sold more than 100 million albums across the world.
In the mood of celebrating this icon, Legit.ng has compiled an interesting and insightful mix of photos and videos that beam the spotlight on the career of the music star over the course of the years.
Some of the visuals below capture Wonder at different points of his career.
Check out ten interesting photos of Stevie Wonder below:
1. A young Stevie Wonder captured during a recording session.
2. Stevie Wonder walking his way around a piano.
3. Stevie in the studio.
4. Stevie Wonder receives the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
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5. Stevie Wonder performs the DaftPunk's hit song 'Get Lucky' with Pharrell Williams and NileRodgers at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, 2014.
6. Stevie attended the 9th Annual American Music Awards where he was awarded the AwardOfMerit because of his amazing contribution to the music industry, his exceptional courage, spirit and his musical genius.
7. Doing what he knows how to do well.
8. Stevie during one of his performances.
9. Stevie with the legendary Michael Jackson.
10. Stevie being decorated by former US president Barack Obama.
Check some of interesting videos of Stevie wonder below:
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