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Private Wonder Show Boosts Newman's Charity Fund

25th October 2010

STEVIE WONDER helped to boost donations for PAUL NEWMAN's summer camp organisation by an extra $100,000 (£66,700) on Thursday (21Oct10) - when a private bidder handed over the staggering amount for an intimate performance by...

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Secret Radiohead Fan Eliza Doolittle

20th October 2010

Eliza Doolittle is a huge Radiohead fan. The British 'Same Genes' singer said that because she is best known for upbeat, jaunty pop songs, most people don't realise how varied her musical tastes are, and...

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Wonder's Designer Wife Closes Down Fashion Business

4th October 2010

STEVIE WONDER's fashion designer wife has shut down her clothing line amid allegations company bosses owe debts to a string of creditors.Kai Milla's self-titled women's collection debuted in 2005 and proved a hit with critics...

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Wonder Backs Books Campaign

20th September 2010

STEVIE WONDER is leading a campaign to translate billions of books into a readable format for blind people.The Superstition hitmaker, who has been visually impaired since shortly after his birth, told the United Nations' World...

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Stars Stand Up To Cancer For U.s. Telethon

11th September 2010

STEVIE WONDER and NEIL DIAMOND tugged at the heartstrings of TV viewers during the Stand Up 2 Cancer telethon on Friday night (10Sep10) with special dedications to loved ones who had lost battles with the...

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Stars Stand Up To Cancer For U.s. Telethon

11th September 2010

STEVIE WONDER and NEIL DIAMOND tugged at the heartstrings of TV viewers during the Stand Up 2 Cancer telethon on Friday night (10Sep10) with special dedications to loved ones who had lost battles with the...

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Beyonce Knowles' Birthday Surprise

8th September 2010

Jay-Z organised a surprise birthday bash for wife Beyonce Knowles at the weekend.The rapper made the 'Halo' hitmaker's 29th birthday party on Saturday (04.09.10) one to remember by hiring out New York eatery The Darby,...

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Olly Murs' Confidence Crisis

20th August 2010

Olly Murs doesn't believe in himself as a musician.The 'Please Don't Let Me Go' singer - who came second in UK talent search show 'The X Factor', fronted by music mogul Simon Cowell last year...

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Ohio Players Call On Famous Fans To Revamp Their Hits For Album

19th August 2010

Soul veterans THE OHIO PLAYERS are hoping to assemble superfans like STEVIE WONDER, PRINCE and SNOOP DOGG for a new album of revamped hits.The heavily-sampled Love Rollercoaster hitmakers have just released their first single in...

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Faithless' 'Emotional' Glastonbury Experience

2nd August 2010

Faithless found performing at this year's Glastonbury festival an emotional experience. The British electrionic trio - who played before of Stevie Wonder on the final day at this years event- revealed when the band performed...

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Corinne Bailey Rae's Independent Ideals

20th July 2010

Corinne Bailey Rae isn't interested in collaborating with other artists. The 'Put Your Records On' hitmaker - who recently returned to the music scene with second album 'The Sea' after a two-year hiatus - thinks...

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Big Brother's Birthday Bash

19th July 2010

'Big Brother' has celebrated its tenth birthday celebrations with a party for housemates.Contestants were woken up yesterday (18.07.10) with a Stevie Wonder rendition of 'Happy Birthday' before being told of their task for the day.Big...

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Wonder And Prince Team Up To Delight Paris Fans

8th July 2010

Soul icon STEVIE WONDER stunned fans at a recent concert in Paris, France when he brought PRINCE onstage with him.Wonder was performing in Bercy last week (01Jul10) and treated fans to a double superstar experience...

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The Things They Say 17152

30th June 2010

"If someone had asked me to duet with Amy at Glastonbury, I would have done." STEVIE WONDER admits he's disappointed he was not asked to sing with AMY WINEHOUSE at the British music festival this...

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Fascinating Fact 9558

28th June 2010

AMY WINEHOUSE turned out to watch STEVIE WONDER perform at the Hard Rock Calling music festival in London's Hyde Park on Saturday night (26Jun10), standing in the VIP area at the side of the stage...

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Stevie Wonder Closes Show With Eavis

28th June 2010

Stevie Wonder closed Glastonbury last night (27.06.10) by performing with organiser Michael Eavis. The legendary musician headlined the final evening of the world famous festival with a performance of his biggest hits, including 'Signed, Sealed,...

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Wonder Hands Eavis Special Glastonbury Gift

28th June 2010

STEVIE WONDER marked Glastonbury's 40th year as he closed the event on Sunday (27Jun10) by handing organiser MICHAEL EAVIS a special gift.The Superstition hitmaker headlined the Pyramid Stage at Worthy Farm in Somerset, south-west England,...

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Wonder Closes Glastonbury With Happy Birthday Tribute

28th June 2010

STEVIE WONDER paid tribute to Britain's Glastonbury Festival as he topped the bill on Sunday night (27Jun10) - by dedicating his hit song HAPPY BIRTHDAY to the event's 40th anniversary.The festival at Worthy Farm in...

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Wonder Pays Tribute To Jackson At London Festival

27th June 2010

STEVIE WONDER used his headlining slot at London's Hard Rock Calling on Saturday night (26Jun10) to pay tribute to the late MICHAEL JACKSON, just a day after the anniversary of the King of Pop's death.The...

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Happy Rockers Muse

26th June 2010

Muse are delighted to be the only rock band playing Glastonbury.The Devonshire trio headline the world-famous UK music festival tonight (26.06.10) - the night before Motown legend Stevie Wonder - and admit they have sought...

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Mccartney 'Welled Up' Singing For Obama

24th June 2010

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY fought back tears as he and STEVIE WONDER sang EBONY AND IVORY for U.S. president, BARACK OBAMA - because he was so proud to be performing for the country's first black leader.The...

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Florence's Glastonbury Surprise

24th June 2010

Florence and the Machine singer Florence Welch has revealed she has a "big surprise" for Glastonbury.The 23-year-old music star - who is playing at the world famous festival in Somerset, South West England tomorrow (25.06.10)...

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Paloma Faith's Glastonbury Excitement

23rd June 2010

Paloma Faith can't wait to perform at Glastonbury.The singer, who burst onto the pop scene in 2009 with her single 'Stone Cold Sober', is performing at the UK's most famous festival for the first time...

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Paul Mccartney Has Ballet Dream

18th June 2010

Sir Paul McCartney is writing a ballet.The former Beatle - who is one of Britain's most successful music stars, selling 100 million singles in the UK - has already begun work on the project, but...

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Paul Mccartney's 'Humbling' Performance

16th June 2010

Sir Paul McCartney found performing for Barack Obama a "humbling" experience.The former Beatles frontman - who recently sung hit tune 'Ebony and Ivory' alongside Stevie Wonder for the US president - said when he wrote...

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Fascinating Fact 9396

2nd June 2010

STEVIE WONDER visited late pal MICHAEL JACKSON's tomb over the weekend (29-30May10) at the Forest Lawn Cemetery in Glendale, California. The singer was at the cemetery to pay his respects to his mother, who died...

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Paul Mccartney Performing For President

25th May 2010

Sir Paul McCartney is to receive the coveted Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from Barack Obama next week.The former Beatles star will accept the accolade at a special ceremony at the White House in Washington...

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Happy Birthday, Stevie!

13th May 2010

Soul legend STEVIE WONDER turns 60 on Thursday (13May10), marking a glittering career that spans five decades.Blind from birth, Wonder overcame all the odds to become a multi-instrumentalist at an early age, and went from...

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Oasis Snubbed Glastonbury

2nd May 2010

Michael Eavis was snubbed by Oasis. The Glastonbury Festival founder revealed the group - who split in August last year when Noel Gallagher left the band following a series of rows with his brother, singer...

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Fascinating Fact 9184

24th April 2010

STEVIE WONDER, STING, USHER and BEYONCE are among the acts whose tunes feature on U.S. First Lady MICHELLE OBAMA's iPod playlist.

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