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Syreeta Wright

Syreeta Wright
Aliases
Rita Wright
Syreeta
Real name
Syreeta Annette Wright
Born
August 3, 1946
Died
July 6, 2004
Country
United States
IPI
00070189579
00077637832
00494584308
Comments
Singer and songwriter
Related
Stevie Wonder Husband (1970-1972)

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
June 1974 (3 artists)
1979 (38 artists)
Sampled by Huff 'n' Puff
June 1972 (7 artists)
January 11, 1968 Diana Ross
February 24, 1987 (2 artists)
June 1974 (3 artists)
1979 Pierre Bokma, Marc-Marie Huijbregts, Loes Luca, Jenny Arean, Bianca Krijgsman, Laus Steenbeeke en Ton Kas
October 21, 1981 Captain & Tennille
June 1974 (4 artists)
January 11, 1968 (9 artists)
June 1972 Miss Linda George
June 1974 Torill
June 1975 (7 artists)
1985 (5 artists)
June 1974 (11 artists)
June 1972 (2 artists)
June 1972 Spooky & Sue

Covers by Syreeta Wright

Title Performer Release date Originally by
June 1972 Mary Wells
April 26, 1980 Stevie Wonder
June 1972 The Beatles
April 26, 1980 Bob Esty and Michele Aller
April 26, 1980 Bill Withers
June 1972 Stevie Wonder
April 26, 1980 Linda Clifford
April 26, 1980 Stevie Wonder

Sampled songs

Title Performer Release date Info
1979 Covered by (38 artists)
Sampled by Huff 'n' Puff

Songs written by Syreeta Wright

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Your Kiss Is Sweet Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Syreeta June 1974 Covered by (3 artists)
To Know You Is to Love You Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Syreeta June 1972 Covered by (7 artists)
Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours Stevie Wonder, Lee Garrett, Syreeta Wright, Lula Mae Hardaway Stevie Wonder June 3, 1970 Covered by (94 artists)
Never Dreamed You'd Leave in Summer Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Stevie Wonder February 18, 1971 Covered by (14 artists)
Love Having You Around Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Stevie Wonder March 3, 1972 Covered by (4 artists)
Just a Little Piece of You Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Syreeta June 1974 Covered by (3 artists)
It's a Shame Stevie Wonder, Lee Garrett, Syreeta Wright The Spinners [US] June 11, 1970 Covered by (7 artists)
I'm Goin' Left Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Syreeta June 1974 Covered by (4 artists)
If You Really Love Me Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Stevie Wonder April 12, 1971 Covered by (15 artists)
I Can Tell When Christmas Is Near Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Smokey Robinson & The Miracles November 23, 1970 Covered by Japanese Electric Foundation
Heavy Day Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Syreeta June 1974 Covered by Torill
Evil Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Stevie Wonder March 3, 1972 Covered by (5 artists)
Do Yourself a Favor Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Stevie Wonder April 12, 1971 Covered by (3 artists)
Come Back as a Flower Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Stevie Wonder October 30, 1979 Covered by (5 artists)
Blame It on the Sun Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Stevie Wonder October 28, 1972 Covered by (22 artists)
Baby Don't You Let Me Lose This Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright Syreeta June 1972 Covered by Spooky & Sue

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
Syreeta [1980] Syreeta April 26, 1980 Tamla
Syreeta Syreeta June 1972 MoWest
Stevie Wonder Presents Syreeta Syreeta June 1974 Motown
Set My Love in Motion Syreeta October 21, 1981 Tamla
Music from the Motion Picture "Fast Break" Billy Preston & Syreeta 1979 Motown

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
I Love Every Little Thing About You Syreeta September 20, 1972 MoWest
I Can't Give Back the Love I Feel for You Rita Wright January 11, 1968 Gordy
Harmour Love Syreeta June 1975 Motown

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
The Last Dragon various artists 1985 Motown
One Heartbeat Smokey Robinson February 24, 1987 Motown
Late at Night Billy Preston 1979 Motown

Forum topics

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Artists who have covered their songs unread Discussion Simon 16 2018-02-19 14:45:34 UTC by jojo
To Know You Is to Love You by Terry Baxter and His Orchestra predates original by 3 years unread Discussion Moebeus 1 2017-05-20 10:33:22 UTC by sebcat