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With a Song In My Heart is Stevie Wonder's third album, released in 1963 on the Tamla (Motown) label. The album was the first to drop Wonder's Littlenickname as the 13-year-old singer went the same route of his label mate Marvin Gaye and covered a set of standards. Like Gaye and other Motown acts, label president Berry Gordy wanted all of his artists to be established on a crossover basis. The album did not immediately spell success for Wonder on the adult contemporary set. Veteran jazz arranger Ernie Wilkins arranged and conducted the album.

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  1. "With a Song in My Heart" (Lorenz HartRichard Rodgers) – 3:11
  2. "When You Wish Upon a Star" (Ned WashingtonLeigh Harline) – 2:59
  3. "Smile" (Charlie ChaplinGeoffrey ParsonsJohn Turner) – 3:20
  4. "Make Someone Happy" (Betty ComdenAdolph GreenJule Styne) – 5:04
  5. "Dream" (Johnny Mercer) – 2:50
  6. "Put on a Happy Face" (Charles StrouseLee Adams) – 2:37
  7. "On the Sunny Side of the Street" (Dorothy FieldsJimmy McHugh) – 3:58
  8. "Get Happy" (Harold ArlenTed Koehler) – 2:12
  9. "Give Your Heart a Chance" (Ron Miller, Orlando Murden, O'Neil) – 2:16
  10. "Without a Song" (Edward EliscuBilly RoseVincent Youmans) – 4:14

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