My Cherie Amour (album)

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My Cherie Amour
Studio album by Stevie Wonder
Released August 29, 1969
Recorded 1969 ("My Cherie Amour" recorded in 1967-68)
Genre Pop soul, R&B
Label Tamla
TS-296
Producer Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder chronology
For Once In My Life
(1968)
My Cherie Amour
(1969)
Stevie Wonder Live
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone favorable[2]

My Cherie Amour is an album by American singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder released on the Tamla (Motown) label on August 29, 1969, his eleventh studio album. The album yielded a couple of major hits, including the title track and "Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday", as well as Wonder's takes on the 1967 hit "Light My Fire" by The Doors and "Hello, Young Lovers" from The King and I.

The song "My Cherie Amour" is featured on the game Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore.

Jazz keyboardist Bob Baldwin covered the song off his 2008 album "NewUrbanJazz.com."[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "My Cherie Amour" (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Wonder) – 2:54
  2. "Hello, Young Lovers" (Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) – 3:05
  3. "At Last" (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) – 2:51
  4. "Light My Fire" (Densmore, Krieger, Manzarek, Morrison) – 3:25
  5. "The Shadow of Your Smile" (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster) – 2:41
  6. "You and Me" (Beatrice Verdi, Deke Richards) – 2:45
  7. "Pearl" (Richard Morris) – 2:42
  8. "Somebody Knows, Somebody Cares" (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Lula Mae Hardaway, Wonder) – 2:33
  9. "Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday" (Ron Miller, Bryan Wells) - 2:57
  10. "Angie Girl" (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Wonder) – 2:56
  11. "Give Your Love" (Henry Cosby, Don Hunter, Wonder) – 3:15
  12. "I've Got You" (Sylvia Moy, Wonder) – 2:35

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