"I Wish" is a hit song by Stevie Wonder. It was released in 1976 as a single and included on the album Songs in the Key of Life. Written and produced by Wonder, the song focuses on his childhood from the 1950s into the early 1960s. The single hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 and soul singles chart. For the television series Classic Albums, Wonder recreated a small section from the song to demonstrate how he composed and arranged it. He played the keyboards and drums himself, and used most of the musicians that appeared on the original recording.

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  • "I Wish" is a hit song by Stevie Wonder. It was released in 1976 as a single and included on the album Songs in the Key of Life. Written and produced by Wonder, the song focuses on his childhood from the 1950s into the early 1960s. The single hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 and soul singles chart. For the television series Classic Albums, Wonder recreated a small section from the song to demonstrate how he composed and arranged it. He played the keyboards and drums himself, and used most of the musicians that appeared on the original recording. (en)
  • I Wish è una canzone scritta, prodotta e registrata da Stevie Wonder nel 1976, pubblicata come primo singolo estratto dall'album Songs in the Key of Life. Nel 1999, Will Smith registrò il brano Wild Wild West, campionando I Wish in chiave hip hop. Stevie Wonder comparve nel video prodotto per Wild Wild West. La canzone fu anche oggetto di cover da parte di Patti LaBelle, Fantasia e Yolanda Adams per la colonna sonora del film d'animazione Happy Feet. Altre versioni del brano sono state registrate da Donny Osmond, dai Widespread Panic, da Francesca Pettinelli e da Melanie C. (it)
  • I Wish est une chanson composée et interprétée par Stevie Wonder. Sortie en 1976, elle devient numéro 1 au Billboard Hot 100 en janvier 1977. Premier titre issu de l'album Songs in the Key of Life, il est suivi 4 mois plus tard par le titre Sir Duke qui atteint lui aussi la première place du Hot 100. Pour certains, il s'agit de la meilleure piste funk de sa carrière. (fr)
  • 「回想」(I Wish) は、スティーヴィー・ワンダーのヒット曲である。この曲は1976年にシングルとして発表され、アルバム『キー・オブ・ライフ』に収録された。スティーヴィー・ワンダー自身が作詞作曲・プロデュースをつとめ、詞の内容は彼が子供時代である1950年代から60年代前半を回想したものである。シングルは全米シングルチャートとソウル・シングルチャートで1位を記録した。 (ja)
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  • Gold (BPI)
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  • "Car Wash" by Rose Royce
  • "Don't Leave Me This Way" by Thelma Houston
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  • "You Make Me Feel Like Dancing" by Leo Sayer
  • "Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love)" by The O'Jays
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  • "I Wish" is a hit song by Stevie Wonder. It was released in 1976 as a single and included on the album Songs in the Key of Life. Written and produced by Wonder, the song focuses on his childhood from the 1950s into the early 1960s. The single hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 and soul singles chart. For the television series Classic Albums, Wonder recreated a small section from the song to demonstrate how he composed and arranged it. He played the keyboards and drums himself, and used most of the musicians that appeared on the original recording. (en)
  • I Wish è una canzone scritta, prodotta e registrata da Stevie Wonder nel 1976, pubblicata come primo singolo estratto dall'album Songs in the Key of Life. Nel 1999, Will Smith registrò il brano Wild Wild West, campionando I Wish in chiave hip hop. Stevie Wonder comparve nel video prodotto per Wild Wild West. La canzone fu anche oggetto di cover da parte di Patti LaBelle, Fantasia e Yolanda Adams per la colonna sonora del film d'animazione Happy Feet. Altre versioni del brano sono state registrate da Donny Osmond, dai Widespread Panic, da Francesca Pettinelli e da Melanie C. (it)
  • I Wish est une chanson composée et interprétée par Stevie Wonder. Sortie en 1976, elle devient numéro 1 au Billboard Hot 100 en janvier 1977. Premier titre issu de l'album Songs in the Key of Life, il est suivi 4 mois plus tard par le titre Sir Duke qui atteint lui aussi la première place du Hot 100. Pour certains, il s'agit de la meilleure piste funk de sa carrière. (fr)
  • 「回想」(I Wish) は、スティーヴィー・ワンダーのヒット曲である。この曲は1976年にシングルとして発表され、アルバム『キー・オブ・ライフ』に収録された。スティーヴィー・ワンダー自身が作詞作曲・プロデュースをつとめ、詞の内容は彼が子供時代である1950年代から60年代前半を回想したものである。シングルは全米シングルチャートとソウル・シングルチャートで1位を記録した。 (ja)
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  • I Wish (Stevie Wonder song) (en)
  • I Wish (brano musicale) (it)
  • I Wish (chanson de Stevie Wonder) (fr)
  • 回想 (スティーヴィー・ワンダーの曲) (ja)
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