Why are people raising hell about The Game’s Jesus Piece album art? Is Lil Wayne okay? And who is Stevie Wonder singing “Happy Birthday” to now? The answers to these questions and more with the top five stories you need to know about before the week is out.
“I am so thankful that The Almighty gave me the honor of being blind. Now many would say, ‘How can he say that?’ I can say it because through being blind, I’ve been blessed with being able to really see people, not for the color of their skin, not for what they wear, not how they looked at me or what impression they had of me, but by the spirit in their hearts.” — Stevie Wonder
We’ve come up with ten spooky-ish songs that are classic yet not total novelty tracks.
In celebration of the 67th anniversary of the UN’s founding, Wonder and famous pals including Sting and Paul Simon will perform this Wednesday.
After being thrown a high profile fundraiser by hip-hop power couple Jay-Z and Beyonce, POTUS will take center stage at the star-studded fundraiser.
Michelle Obama demonstrated her style and oratory skills with a powerful speech at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday (September 4). But she also showed off her musical tastes when she came out to the voice of Stevie Wonder (“Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I’m Yours”) and wrapped her talk with the upbeat sounds of Beyonce.
The takeaway from a recent career-spanning interview with Stevie Wonder in The Guardian has been anti-gay comments he made in regards to R&B newcomer Frank Ocean, whose music has drawn a number of comparisons to Wonder’s. Now Wonder has clarified and apologized for those comments.
Metallica, Jack White, Beck, the Kills, Skrillex and so many more top musical acts lit up a cold and foggy Golden Gate Park in San Francisco for the fifth and possibly finest edition of the Outside Lands music festival yet.
Alicia Keys is showing her love for Stevie Wonder this Sunday by honoring the legendary singer at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards.
Ne-Yo the singer, songwriter and producer, has added another title to his name: Senior Vice President of A&R at Motown Records. He recently spoke about how he’s navigating the space between artist and executive.