Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Stevie Credits Stones For His Hit...

Richard Green, Record Mirror, 5 February 1966

THOUGH THEY may not know it, the Rolling Stones are getting a large share of the credit for the success of Stevie Wonder's 'Uptight'. It looks like living up to its "monster" tag by making number one in America, and is selling well here.

Total word count of piece: 408


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.