Seven Wonders: Uptight (Out of Sight)

a.k.a. my favourite Stevie Wonder song, ever. Every time I hear the opening bars I can’t help but smile. Three mins of pure audio perfection. I have this song in mind for a special occasion, if it ever happens, because I’m not a slow dance kind of person. Who needs a slow dance when you…

Seven Wonders: I Was Made To Love Her

  ‘Like a sweet magnolia tree My love blossomed tenderly My life grew sweeter through the years’ For my penultimate Stevie song, I’ve actually chosen one of his love songs. In general I’m not a fan of the slower ballads like My Cherie Amour and I Just Called to Say I Love You leaves me…

Seven Wonders: Superstition

A close call between this and Uptight for my favourite Stevie song ever. It’s just so damn funky, can’t get much better than this.

Seven Wonders: I Don’t Know Why

In a few weeks time I am heading to London to see the legendary Stevie Wonder in concert. I don’t think I’ve ever looked forward to a gig so much. So many stone cold classics among his tracks, so here is the first of my favourite seven, I Don’t Know Why, from 1968. Listen all…

Vier dagen lang

This guy must be really plugging his single, because we came across him four times last week, twice in person. First up, J’s parents wanted to take us to the Flag Parade which is the traditional launch of the Vierdaagse, he was there. Then he turned up singing to the walkers at 4am as they…