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Wonder created the film score by having Michael Braun, the film's producer, describe each visual image in detail, while the sound engineer, Gary Olazabal, specified the length of a passage. This information was processed to a four-track tape with the film's sound on one of the tracksleaving Wonder space to add his own musical accompaniment.
While written mostly by Stevie Wonder, a couple of songs were collaborations with Triste - Baden Powell - LAme De wife Syreeta Wright and with Michael Sembello.
Journey Through "The Secret Life of Plants" contained new synthesizer combinations, including Gotta Travel On - Sonny James - The Country Beat Of Sonny James first use of a digital sampling synthesizer, the Computer Music Melodian used in most tracks of this album.
Stevie Wonder was an early adherent of the technology and used it for all his subsequent recordings. Journey Through "The Secret Life of Plants" has sometimes been considered a 'vague' and 'overambitious' album;  it has been called "goofy", "nerdy", "odd", "pointless" and "foolish",  and for listeners and critics it was seen as too much of a departure from his string of melodic albums.
Wonder remarked in that the album "was an experimental project with me scoring and doing other things I like: challenging myself with all the things that entered my mind from the Venus's Flytrap to Earth's creation to coming back as a flower. The cover of the album was selected by Rolling Stone in for their list of Stevie Wonder - Journey Through The Secret Life Of Plants Album Covers as a memorable example of album art. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Journey through the Secret Life of Plants.
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