Stevie Wonder has of course always been a bomb performer, but he’s also not a bad drummer.  He allegedly played the drums tracks on a few of his big singles (the famous Superstition groove, for instance).  This is some really rare footage of his early years as a band leader, sitting in on the drums.  You’ll notice that he’s a little bit of a hack, but his feel is great.

The super cool thing in this footage is the killer fill back into the full band section after his solo (1:14), and he counts off the band at the same time!

HT: drh

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