Stevie Wonder’s story is as unique as his music.
Despite his disability or maybe because of it, Wonder was a musical prodigy. This fascinating programme reveals the struggles that Stevie Wonder faced in his childhood, not just his blindness but whilst growing up in an abusive home. Stevie loved music from an early age and by the time he was 9 years old he was singing and playing harmonica on the street corners of his local neighbourhood. Stevie signed with Motown Records as a teenager and has become one of the most successful recording musicians of his generation. His is an inspiring story of great obstacles, but even greater achievement. From a near fatal car accident in 1973 to the day-to-day challenges of his disability, Stevie Wonder’s story is as unique as his music.
Appealing to fans of Stevie Wonder and those of true life stories.