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Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder

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Famous as :

Musician

Birth Name :

Steveland Hardaway Judkins

Birth Date :

May 13, 1950

Birth Place :

Saginaw, Michigan, USA

Spouse :

Syreeta Wright (singer, 14-Sep-70 - 1972), Kai Millard Morris (fashion designer, since 2001, filed for divorce)

Claim to fame :

Single "Fingertips" [Part 2] (1963)

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Video: Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Lady GaGa Among Performers at Stevie Wonder Tribute Concert

February 17, 2015 08:10:33 GMT

was honored with a tribute concert featuring performances from several contemporary artists. The Grammy-sponsored event called "Songs in the Key of Life - An All-Star Salute" was taped last Tuesday on the heels of the 57th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles before airing on CBS on Monday night, February 16.
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Video: Beyonce Plays Surprise Duet With Ed Sheeran at Grammys' Tribute to Stevie Wonder

February 11, 2015 09:04:40 GMT

A Grammy special to honor the legendary was taped on Tuesday night, February 10. During the event taking place at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, surprised the crowd when she made an unexpected appearance.
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Taylor Swift, Stevie Wonder, Nick Jonas Among 2015 Grammys Lineup of Presenters

February 07, 2015 01:17:04 GMT

In anticipation of this year annual Grammy Awards, which will take place this coming Sunday, February 8, dozens of stars have been announced as award presenters. Among the famous names confirmed were , , and .
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Usher, Chris Martin, Ed Sheeran Lined Up for Stevie Wonder Grammy Tribute Concert

January 14, 2015 20:46:05 GMT

Performers taking part at the Grammy tribute next month are revealed. , 's lead singer , and are lined up for the gig along with to honor the legendary singer at a special concert on February 10.
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Stevie Wonder Welcomes Ninth Child, a Baby Girl Named Nia

December 18, 2014 08:21:53 GMT

is a father again. A representative for the legendary musician confirmed that his girlfriend Tomeeka Robyn Bracy had given birth to a baby girl named Nia. The rep told Us Weekly that the baby's name means purpose, which is "one of the seven principles of [the African American annual festival] Kwanzaa."
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Stevie Wonder to Receive an All-Star Tribute Concert From Grammys

December 16, 2014 07:44:59 GMT

Grammys is honoring with an all-star tribute concert next year. It's announced on Monday, December 15 that a two-hour show called "Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life - An All-Star Grammy Salute" would be airing on CBS on February 16, a week after the 2015 Grammy Awards.
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Stevie Wonder Denies He and Fiancee Are Expecting Triplet

November 06, 2014 07:05:15 GMT

and his fiancee Tomeeka Robyn Bracy are expecting one baby instead of three as previously reported. The veteran musician denied his fiancee was having triplet as he stopped by "" on Wednesday, November 5.
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Stevie Wonder and Tomeeka Robyn Bracy Expecting Triplets

November 03, 2014 08:33:59 GMT

is expecting triplets with his girlfriend Tomeeka Robyn Bracy, who gave birth to Stevie's child last year. The "I Just Called to Say I Love You" singer is already a father to eight children from five different women.
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Stevie Wonder Calls Out Ferguson Mayor for Claiming There's No 'Racial Divide' in the City

September 11, 2014 09:07:18 GMT

spoke out against Ferguson mayor, James Knowles, in a new interview on Wednesday, September 10. Stevie claimed James wasn't seeing the full picture a month after a black teenager named Michael Brown was shot to death by a white officer.
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'12 Years a Slave' Swept Movie Categories at 2014 NAACP Awards

February 23, 2014 08:35:32 GMT

"" emerged as a big winner at the 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards on Saturday, February 22. The slavery drama took home Outstanding Picture, Outstanding Director for Steve McQueen, Outstanding Writing for John Ridley and Outstanding Supporting Actress for .
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Daft Punk to Perform With Pharrell, Nile Rodgers and Stevie Wonder at 2014 Grammys

January 06, 2014 04:39:14 GMT

is set to play at the 56th Grammy Awards. Marking their first live performance since releasing their chart-topping album "" last spring, the French duo will hit the stage at the event with , Nile Rodgers and .
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Stevie Wonder to Perform 'Songs in the Key of Life' Album at L.A. Benefit

October 30, 2013 07:38:01 GMT

For his 18th annual House Full of Toys benefit concert happening at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on December 21, SoulMusic Hall of Famer will perform his entire 1976 double-album "", regarded as the culmination of his "classic period" albums. It is counted among the 63-year-old singer's best-selling and critically-acclaimed albums of his career and is even ranked within the top 100 greatest albums of our time list by Rolling Stone magazine.
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Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys and More Perform at NY's Global Citizen Festival

September 30, 2013 03:26:46 GMT

Several A-list musicians lent their voices for Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, New York, on Saturday night, September 28. , , and others performed at the second annual festival to help end poverty around the world.
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Rihanna, Justin Timberlake and More Reportedly Join Stevie Wonder's Florida Boycott

July 23, 2013 06:35:59 GMT

A large number of musicians are reportedly following 's footstep in boycotting Florida over the state's controversial Stand Your Ground law. A source close to Wonder revealed the names of the A-List performers who wouldn't perform in the state after a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty for fatally shooting 17-year-old unarmed Trayvon Martin.
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Stevie Wonder to Boycott Florida Until 'Stand Your Ground' Law Is Abolished

July 17, 2013 03:34:14 GMT

Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer has expressed his disapproval over the recent not guilty verdict handed to slain teenager Trayvon Martin's shooter George Zimmerman. The 63-year-old Soul Music Hall of Famer has vowed not to perform in Florida until the "Stand Your Ground" law, which was used as a key defense argument leading to the acquittal, is repealed.
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Artist of the Week: Lil Wayne

April 01, 2013 06:30:35 GMT

is not going anywhere and definitely not straying from the chart despite his recent health scares that prompted rumor suggesting he nearly died. The prominent rapper is expected to return to the top spot on Billboard Hot 200 with his newly-released studio album "".
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First Picture of Megan Fox's Son Noah Surfaces

April 01, 2013 06:27:43 GMT

's son Noah Shannon Green was spotted for the first time in public as he took a walk in a stroller with dad on Friday, March 29. The mother was nowhere in sight when the father and son were pictured during the outing in New York.
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Hayden Panettiere Shows Off Diamond Sparkler on Her Ring Finger

April 01, 2013 05:01:35 GMT

might have revealed her engagement ring, just a few days after she was rumored being betrothed to her reconciled boyfriend . The "" actress was spotted wearing a curious diamond rock on her ring finger while enjoying a warm vacation with the heavyweight boxer.
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Barbra Streisand, Stevie Wonder and Other Musicians Mourn Phil Ramone's Death

April 01, 2013 04:04:18 GMT

Phil Ramone, an acclaimed music producer, died on Saturday morning, March 30 at the age of 79 at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Matt Ramone, Phil's son who confirmed the death, didn't state the cause of death, but Phil was hospitalized with an aortic aneurysm in late February. Musicians like , and have reacted to the sad news.
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Stevie Wonder Blasts Lil Wayne Over Emmett Till Lyrics

February 15, 2013 22:34:58 GMT

is among those criticizing for the rapper's derogatory reference to Emmett Till. "You can't equate that to Emmett Till," the music icon explains why he's not impressed by what Weezy rapped in song "Karate Chop". "You just cannot do that."
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Stevie Wonder to Headline Outdoor Concert in New Orleans on the Eve of Super Bowl

January 27, 2013 05:33:15 GMT

is tapped to help kick off Super Bowl weekend with a live concert in New Orleans. The iconic singer will headline the gig taking place in an outdoor venue near the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel on February 2, the day before the game takes place at the Superdome.
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Stevie Wonder Cancels Performance in Event Supporting Israeli Military

December 01, 2012 04:35:48 GMT

is no longer scheduled to perform in a fundraiser benefitting Israeli soldiers. The artist, who has served as United Nations' Messenger of Peace since 2009, pulls out of the scheduled gig after being criticized by several organizations including the U.N.
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Stevie Wonder Releases New Song for Obama

October 26, 2012 18:23:00 GMT

Through his music, is attempting to grow voters for President Barack Obama. The singer has just released "Keep Moving Forward", an Arabian-flavored song which he performs to support Obama in the presidential election.
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Stevie Wonder Apologizes for Saying Frank Ocean Was 'Confused'

September 01, 2012 18:38:16 GMT

admitted that he did not know better when making a comment about 's sexual orientation. The "Superstition" singer apologized for saying Ocean was "confused" when he came forward with the truth of loving a man for the first time.
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Stevie Wonder Divorcing Wife of 11 Years

August 03, 2012 17:53:22 GMT

is ending his 11 years marriage to fashion designer wife Kai Millard Morris. The 62-year-old singer filed a divorce paper using his legal name Stevland Morris on Thursday, July 26.
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Video: Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder Collaborate at 2012 Billboard Music Awards

May 21, 2012 09:34:25 GMT

joined on stage near the end of 2012 Billboard Music Awards. She made a duet with the music veteran, who played a piano, in a medley performance of his singles "Higher Ground" and "Overjoyed".
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Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder to Share Stage at 2012 Billboard Music Awards

May 18, 2012 07:51:50 GMT

Lineup for this year's Billboard Music Awards keeps growing. and are the latest stars added to the upcoming awards show. She is confirmed to present him with Billboard Icon Award before joining him on stage for a live performance.
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Stevie Wonder's Nephew Charged in Extortion Plot Against the Singer

May 12, 2012 03:52:28 GMT

's nephew has got in trouble with the law. Alpha Lorenzo Walker was arrested, along with girlfriend Tamara Eileen Diaz, on May 2 for allegedly threatening to sell "embarrassing information" about the legendary singer in exchange for money. They have since been charged with a felony count of extortion, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said Friday, May 11.
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Whitney Houston to Be Honored by BET in 'Celebration of Gospel'

March 08, 2012 05:06:15 GMT

The life and legacy of continue to be celebrated by her fans and fellow artists. When BET's "Celebration of Gospel" returns for its 12th annual celebration next week, the late New Jersey singer whose "singing gift was anchored in her gospel roots" will be honored in a special segment.
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Davy Jones Has Been Laid to Rest in Private Funeral, Rep Confirms

March 08, 2012 04:35:53 GMT

A week after he passed away due to severe heart attack, Davy Jones was laid to rest. A spokeswoman for the former member of The Monkees told Reuters that a private funeral was held near his home in Florida on Wednesday, March 7. The small service was attended only by his wife, daughters and other immediate family members.
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