Stevie Wonder, an outspoken supporter of President Barack Obama, has recently released his pro-Obama theme song. In the process he took on the “extreme right,” whose intolerance he said was no different that that of the Taliban.
In hopes to get voters pumped for Obama, the singer has released a new song called “Keep Moving Forward.”
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“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
In celebration of the 67th anniversary of the UN’s founding, Wonder and famous pals including Sting and Paul Simon will perform this Wednesday.
A man posing as Stevie Wonder’s nephew and his accomplice have been charged with attempted extortion of the R&B superstar this week, the Los Angeles Times reports.
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.
Stevie Wonder has filed for divorce from his wife of 11 years, Kai Millard Morris, citing irreconcilable differences.