How Much Is Genius Musician Stevie Wonder Net Worth, Career, Annual Salary
Stevie Wonder Biography
Stevie Wonder’s full name is Stevland Hardaway Morris also known as Stevland Hardaway Judkins was born on 13th May, 1950. He is a prestigious and successful multi-instrumentalist, record producer, singer, musician and song-writer. He was born in Michigan at Saginaw. He is a son of Lula Mae Hardaway and Calvin Judkins. He became blind after birth as his birth was six weeks premature which was resulted in having ROP that is Retinopathy of Prematurity. This is a condition in which retina detaches and eyes growth are aborted and this situation leads to blindness.
He was very small, at the age of 4, his mother left his father and shifted to Detroit with him along with her other children. She modified her name to Lula Hardaway which was earlier before her marriage. Wonder’s name was changed into Morris. He was a superb multi-instrumentalist started playing piano, drums and harmonica. He joined John as he did partnership with him and they both together used to perform at dances, parties and street corners. The lovable personality became one of the popular and distinctive performers in 20th centuary. When he was 11 years old, he signed with Mowtown’s Tamla and started recording and performing for them. You must be thinking that ‘how much genius musician Stevie Wonder is?’ we will give all answers of your every question. Stevie Wonder net worth is about $110 million. Stevie Wonder annual salary is $13,333,000.
Stevie Wonder Career
He composed ‘Lonely Boy’ of the Miracles. He worked in many singles like Sir Duke, I Just Called to Say I Love You, Superstition, You Are the Sunshine in my Life, Tribute to Uncle Ray, Sunset, Wondering, The Jazz Soul of Little Stevie, Little Water Boy, Fingertips, Upright (Everything’s Alright’), Blowin’ in the Wind, In a Child’s Heart, Make it Happen, Tears of a Clown, I was Made to Love Her, ‘Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m Yours’, For Once in my Life and My Cherie Amour. He was a part of albums like Songs in the Key of Life, Talking Book Inner Visions and Recorded Live: The 12 Year Old Genius, etc.
At the age of 12, he joined Motor town Revenue. He created a no. 1 hit called as ‘What Key? What Key?’ when he was 13 years old. He recorded ‘Mother Thank You’ which was replaced by ‘I call it Pretty Music, But the Old People Call It the Blues’. He was appeared in films like Bikini Beach and Muscle Beach Party. His album in 1968 was named as Eivets Rednow which is a backward spelling of Stevie Wonders.
How much genius musician Stevie Wonder is?
His career started when he was 11 years old small boy and he won about 25 Grammy Awards and Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. There were about 100 million singles and albums were sold of Wonder. He was also recorded in best selling music artists list of top 60 and recorded 30 above top 10 hits of U.S. and recorded more than 30 U.S. top ten hits. He was called famously as ‘Peace Messenger of United Nations’ in 2009. This was noted that he was in sixth position in 100 Hot Billboard All-Time top artists list. He was also known by the popular name of ‘Little Stevie Wonder’ before signing Clarence Paul producer. His genius attitude was started at such small age that made his fans started.
He worked for political causes as well as an activist and also worked for his work of civil rights. He was also induced into Rock and Roll and Songwriters Hall of Fame along with winning Lifetime Achievement Award.
Stevie Wonder Net Worth
Stevie Wonder net worth in 2015 is $110 million. He earned so much of many and established himself from the film contracts like Innervisions, Fulfillingness’ First Finale, Stevie Wonder’s Journey Through ‘The Secret Life of Plants’, In Square Circle, Hotter Than July, Talking Book, Jungle Forever, The Women in Red and Songs in the Key of Life. He is also paid from programs featuring and sponsorships which is $3,437,500. Hence, Stevie Wonder net worth is what he deserves.
Stevie Wonder Annual Salary
Stevie Wonder annual salary is $13,333,000 which is earned through film contracts, endorsements, sponsorships and program featuring. Stevie Wonder annual salary is amazing.
Stevie Wonder’s personal information
- Stevie Wonder full name: Stevland Morris Hardaway Judkins
- Stevie Wonder middle name: Morris Hardaway
- Stevie Wonder Birth date: 13th May, 1950
- Stevie Wonder Birth place: Saginaw in Michigan
- Stevie Wonder Age: 65
- Stevie Wonder Height: 6’1/2 feet
- Stevie Wonder eye color: black
- Stevie Wonder skin color: brown
- Stevie Wonder hair color: Black
- Stevie Wonder ethnical background: American and African
- Stevie Wonder sex: Straight
- Stevie Wonder zodiac sign: Taurus
- Stevie Wonder Nationality: American
- Stevie Wonder Religion: Not given
- Stevie Wonder instruments: Piano, electric piano, vocals, drums, harmonica, keyboard and arranger.
- Stevie Wonder Occupation/Profession: song writer, musician, singer, multi-instrumentalist and record producer.
- Stevie Wonder style of music: R&B, R&B/Soul and Piano.
- Stevie Wonder labels: Motown, Tamla
Stevie Wonder’s family information
Stevie Wonder was married two times. One with Syreeta Wright in 1970 and they were divorced in year 1972 and the other one is Kai Millard Morris in 2001 and they were divorced in 2012. Yolanda Simmons met Stevie when she applied for secretary job to him. Alisha Morris is Stevie’s and Yolanda’s daughter is a successful singer. He have two genius sons with his divorcee Kai Millar Morris named as Kailand Morris who is a drummer performs with his father and the other one is Mandla Kadjav Carl Stevland Morris. He is a son of mother Lula Mae Hardaway who was died at the age of 76 in Los Angeles. His ninth child is Nia with Tomeeka Robyn Bracy. The names of his all nine children are:
- Aisha Morris
- Kwame Morris
- Keita Morris
- Mumtaz Morris
- Kailand Morris
- Mandal Kadjay Carl Stevland
- Sophia Morris