Stevie Wonder

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10 Classic Songs For Halloween

We’ve come up with ten spooky-ish songs that are classic yet not total novelty tracks.

10/24/2013

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Hot 100 Renegades: 5 Classic Songs That Were Never Hits

As Pete Seeger once said, “The right song at the right time can change history.” But what does history do when the right song comes at the wrong time?

09/13/2013

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Not Fade Away: Stevie Wonder Comines Matters Of The Hear And The World On ‘Innervisions’

Pretty much everything you love about Stevie Wonder is here: romantic songs and social commentary; soaring ballads and badass funk. It features Stevie as a one-man band and also shows him collaborating with others (including backing singer Lani Groves, bassist Willie Weeks, and guitarist Dean Parks). He croons sweetly, and he belts it out with righteous fury. He gets experimental with the then-new ARP synthesizer, but also he also plays beautiful piano. And let’s not forget his relentlessly funky drumming.

08/04/2013

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Stevie Wonder Won’t Play Florida Following Trayvon Martin Ruling

Stevie Wonder is taking a stand against Stand Your Ground.

07/16/2013

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Alicia Keys, John Mayer, Stevie Wonder, Kings of Leon To Headline Global Citizen Festival

“These four headlining artists are willing to play for free because they believe this generation wants to see the end of extreme poverty,” said Hugh Evans, cofounder and CEO of Global Poverty Project.

07/11/2013

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Stevie Wonder Talks Upcoming Symphonic, Gospel Albums

Stevie Wonder discussed a couple of upcoming albums on Saturday night (June 22), as mingled with fellow musicians at the Hollywood Bowl Opening Night Gala Saturday (June 22), where he inducted pal John Legend into […]

06/26/2013

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Jennifer Hudson, Bono & Stevie Wonder Join Star-Studded 80th Birthday Tribute To Quincy Jones

For over five decades, legendary music producer Quincy Jones has lent his talents to some of the most notable songs and albums in history.

04/16/2013

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Musicians And Celebrities Party For Chaka Khan’s 60th Birthday

R&B icon Chaka Khan celebrated her 60th birthday on Thursday (March 21) surrounded by friends, family and, of course, some legends from the music business.

03/25/2013

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Hunter Hayes: GRAMMY® Winners Playlist

When it comes to GRAMMY-winning songs from years past, what are your favorite? We asked that very question to some of today’s biggest and brightest musicians, and got some fantastic GRAMMY winner playlists in return. Blake Shelton […]

01/22/2013

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Obama Drops Inaugural Mixtape With Stevie Wonder, James Taylor & More

As President Obama prepares for his second inauguration on Monday (January 21), he dropped the Presidential Inauguration playlist on Spotify. The list of songs cuts across demographic divides, including rock, soul and R&B. A few […]

01/18/2013

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