[lastfm]Stevie Wonder[/lastfm] has confirmed a headlining performance at the upcoming Hard Rock Calling Festival, set to take place in London’s Hyde Park June 25-27.
The “Superstition” hitmaker will top the bill on June 26 after performances by such acts as Jamiroquai, James Morrison and Corinne Bailey Rae. Wonder joins an elite list of headliners for the festival, including Pearl Jam on June 25 and Paul McCartney on June 27.
Tickets for the festival go on sale later this week through the festival’s official website, http://www.hardrockcalling.co.uk.
In addition to his busy performance schedule, Wonder is also keeping busy as a newly named board member for the Foundation of the Junior Blind of America.
“Stevie has been a dedicated friend and supporter of Junior Blind’s children and families for two decades,” Miki Jordan, president of Junior Blind, said in a press release. “We are thrilled he is taking this next step to build on his longstanding commitment to improving the lives of people who are living with visual impairments and other disabilities.”
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