“I Just Called to Say I Love You” is a song by the American singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder. It was released on August 1, 1984 with the instrumental version on the B-side as a single from the soundtrack of the film “The Woman in Red,” in which Stevie Wonder also appeared. The song is one of Stevie Wonder’s most famous and successful hits.
“I Just Called to Say I Love You” is characterized by its heartfelt and romantic sound, featuring Stevie Wonder’s smooth and soulful vocals. The song is a pop ballad with a melodic and memorable tune. It conveys a simple yet powerful message of love and affection, with the narrator expressing their feelings to a loved one through a phone call.
The song became a commercial success, reaching the number one position on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States and in numerous other countries including the UK, Germany, Australia and Canada. It won the Academy Award for Best Original Song and earned Stevie Wonder several other awards and accolades. “I Just Called to Say I Love You” remains a classic love ballad and is a cherished part of Stevie Wonder’s discography.
Stevie Wonder – I Just Called To Say I Love You – Lyrics