I Wish

~ Recording by Stevie Wonder

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • US1976-09-28
TamlaT13-31062, T340 EP
2.1I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • US1976-09-28
TamlaT13-340C2
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • GB1976-09-30
Motown0C 158-98 261-3, TMSP 6002
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Motown3C 164-98261/63
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of Life (Collectors Album Includes 2 Record Set & 24 Page Lyric Booklet)Stevie WonderAlbum
MotownSTML 60021
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Motown1C 190-97 900/01
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Motown0C 262-98 231-3, TC-TMSP 6002, TC-TMSP 60021
2.1I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Motown2-48.001/2
2.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium 1Stevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • US1982-05-04
Tamla6002TL2
2.1Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You)7:57Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
MotownTMSP 6012
1.5I Wish4:12Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
MotownTMSP 6012
2.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder’s Original Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Bellaphon325-15-001
1.6I Wish4:13Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Motown3746303402
1.6I Wish4:13Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
MotownZD72131
2.1I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of Life (reissue)Stevie WonderAlbum
MotownZF72131, ZL72131(2)
1.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium I, Volume IIStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Tamla Motown (for non-US releases only)6113TD2
2.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder’s Original Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
TamlaTCD06113TD, TCD06114TD
2.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • US1992-03-09
Motown3746360022
1.6I Wish4:13Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Motown530 034-2
2.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown530 029-2
2.6I Wish4:11Stevie WonderSong Review: A Greatest Hits CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown314530767-2
1.12I Wish4:11Stevie WonderSong Review: A Greatest Hits CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown530 761-2
2.6I Wish4:11Stevie WonderSong Review: A Greatest Hits CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown530 757-2
1.14I Wish4:13Stevie WonderMagic FunkVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)563746 2
3.2I Wish4:12Stevie WonderAt the Close of a CenturyStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-11-23
Motown012 153 992-2
2.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderOriginal Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • XE1999-12-23
Motown159 364-2
3.2I Wish4:12Stevie WonderAt the Close of a CenturyStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown153 992-2
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • US2000-05-02
Motown012 157 357-2
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • XE2000-05-16
Motown157 357-2
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Tamla Motown (for non-US releases only)157 357-2
2.6I Wish4:13Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium I (Limited Edition)Stevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Tamla012 159 741-2
2.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium I, Volumes I & IIStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. (BMG company that owned their direct marketing company/club editions), TamlaD211117, MOTD2-6002
1.3I Wish4:14Stevie WonderThe Definitive CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • XE2002-10-21
Motown066 547-2
1.14I Wish4:10Stevie WonderThe Definitive CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • US2002-10-29
Motown440 066 164-2
1.3I Wish4:14Stevie WonderThe Definitive CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • -2002-10-29
1.3I Wish4:14Stevie WonderThe Definitive CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2002-11-26
Universal Music TV (UK)066 502-2
1.14I Wish4:14Stevie WonderThe Definitive CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
UTV Records066 164-2
1.5I Wish4:13Stevie WonderThe Definitive CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • JP2003-01-22
MotownUICZ-1070, UICZ-1071
1.3I Wish4:14Stevie WonderThe Definitive Collection (Special Edition)Stevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music TV (UK)981 446-4
1.63I Wish4:12Stevie Wonder100 Hits AbracadabraVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
RMG RecordsRMG 1342 MP3
3.2I Wish4:12Stevie WonderAt the Close of a CenturyStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown, Ear Books06024 9841227 5, 9783937406909
2.6I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium I (Reissue, Remastered)Stevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • US2006-12-07
Motown, Tamla012 159 364-2
6.7I Wish4:14Stevie WonderMotown: The Complete No. 1’sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2008-12-05
MotownB0012208-02
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • JP2009-01-28
Tamla Motown (for non-US releases only)UICY-93936/7
1.17I Wish4:14Stevie WonderBest OfStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • -2009
Universal (plain logo: “Universal”; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified)0197-2
1.14I Wish4:14Stevie WonderThe Definitive Collection (different Cover, different ISBN)Stevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • JP2011-02-23
MotownUIGY-9054
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of Life (audio fidelity remaster)Stevie WonderAlbum
  • US2011-04-19
Audio FidelityAFZ2 096
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • JP2012-09-19
MotownUICY-20354, UICY-20355
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of Life (192kHz/24bit)Stevie WonderAlbum
Motown
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
Motown France0600753406403
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum
  • JP2013-12-18
MotownUICY-40044, UICY-40045
1.14I Wish4:14Stevie WonderStevie Wonder’s Original Musiquarium IStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Motown
1.14I Wish4:10Stevie WonderThe Definitive CollectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2015-01-27
Motown
1.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderSongs in the Key of Life (mastered for iTunes)Stevie WonderAlbum
Motown
28.6I Wish4:13Stevie WonderThe Complete Stevie WonderStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2018-12-14
Motown
22.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderThe Complete Stevie WonderStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2018-12-14
Motown
1.121I Wish4:14Stevie WonderMotown: The Complete No. 1’sVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Motown
1.10I Wish4:11Stevie WonderMotown PartyVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
FP (UMG Recordings, Inc. digital compilations)
1.16I Wish4:14Stevie WonderBest SelectionStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Pseudo-Release
1.12I Wish4:11Stevie WonderThe Very Best of Stevie WonderStevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
Universal Motown Republic Group (label group, 1999-2011)530761 2
(unknown)
2.6I Wish4:12Stevie WonderStevie Wonder's Original Musiquarium 1Stevie WonderAlbum + Compilation
MotownVIP-4~ 5

Relationships

programming:Charles Brewer
John Fischbach
Stevie Wonder
producer:Stevie Wonder
alto saxophone:Hank Redd
bass guitar:Nathan Watts
drums (drum set):Raymond Pounds
Stevie Wonder
Rhodes piano, synthesizer, vocoder and lead vocals:Stevie Wonder
tenor saxophone:Trevor Lawrence (70s-90s saxophonist & producer, father of Trevor Lawrence Jr.)
trumpet:Steve Madaio
Raymond Maldonado
background vocals:Renee Hardaway
arranger:Stevie Wonder
sampled by:Ambience With Teeth by The Black Dog
Wild Wild West by Will Smith feat. Dru Hill & Kool Moe Dee
mash-ups:Music Is Life, Don't You Think? by nakinyko
NO, Thank You! (Rejected Ideas Mashup) by nakinyko
recording of:I Wish

I Wish

lyricist and composer:Stevie Wonder
referred to in medleys:Stars on Stevie (Stevie Wonder Medley) (order: 9)
is the basis for:Wild Wild West (movie title theme)