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Taylor Swift To Duet With Mcgraw

3rd April 2013

Taylor Swift is teaming up with Tim McGraw and Keith Urban at the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards.The '22' singer - who is up for five awards - will duet with Tim on the...

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Elton John And Bernie Taupin Set For Songwriting Award

3rd April 2013

Elton John and Bernie Taupin are to receive the Songwriters Hall of Fame's highest award. The pianist and his long-time lyrical collaborator will be awarded the Johnny Mercer Award by the organisation in New York...

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Queen Voted Top Band To Spend 15 Minutes With

2nd April 2013

Queen have been voted the top band the UK would most want to spend 15 minutes with.The 'We Are The Champions' rockers topped a survey conducted by Virgin Media, who today (02.04.13) announced the launch...

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Stars Pay Tribute To Music Mogul Phil Ramone

31st March 2013

Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Sir Elton John and Barbra Streisand are among the stars mourning the loss of top music producer Phil Ramone following his death on Saturday (30Mar13).Ramone, who won 14 Grammy Awards during...

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Chris Brown Previews New Album

27th March 2013

Chris Brown has previewed five tracks from his new album, 'X'.The 'Don't Wake Me Up' singer has completed his sixth album and claims it is his deepest to date. He told Rolling Stone magazine: ''This...

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Berry Gordy Gets Pioneer Award From Songwriters Hall Of Fame

12th March 2013

Berry Gordy is receiving a Pioneer Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame.The Motown founder - who is responsible for discovering icons acts such as Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross and The Supremes and The Jackson...

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Stevie Wonder Scolds Lil Wayne Over Emmett Till Lyric

15th February 2013

Stevie Wonder has publicly chastised Lil Wayne for rapping about assassinated African-American teenager Emmett Till in a leaked song.The Lollipop star hit headlines this week (beg11Feb12) when an unauthorised remix of Karate Chop, his collaboration...

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Stevie Wonder's Daughter Is Engaged

4th February 2013

Stevie Wonder's daughter and backing singer Aisha Morris is engaged.The Superstition hitmaker was performing a pre-Super Bowl concert in New Orleans, Louisiana on Saturday night (02Feb13) when he suddenly stopped the show and announced the...

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Stevie Wonder Announces Daughter's Engagement

4th February 2013

Stevie Wonder interrupted his Super Bowl concert on Saturday (02.02.13) to announce his daughter's engagement.The 62-year-old singer had been performing a special show at the Bud Light Hotel in New Orleans ahead of the NFL...

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Stevie Wonder To Perform In New Orleans On Super Bowl Weekend

By Victoria Pavlova | 27th January 2013

Stevie Wonder will be performing on Super Bowl weekend in New Orleans. The entertainer will be gathering crowds at an outdoor concert on February 2 at the Wyndham Waterfront Hotel – the evening before the...

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Stevie Wonder To Perform Over Super Bowl Weekend

By Joe Wilde | 25th January 2013

Musical genius, icon and all-round nice guy Stevie Wonder is going to make the Super Bowl weekend a whole lot more magical, as he will be performing in New Orleans next week for the much-anticipated...

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Kelly Clarkson Stuns Crowd At Obama Inauguration

22nd January 2013

Kelly Clarkson delivered a stunning performance at Barack Obama's inauguration yesterday (21.01.13).Accompanied by the United States Marine Band, the 30-year-old singer overcame initial nerves to sing a rendition of 'My Country, 'Tis of Thee'.She tweeted:...

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Lady Gaga To Play At Barack Obama's Inauguration?

21st January 2013

Lady Gaga is to play at Barack Obama's inauguration tomorrow (22.01.13). The 'Born This Way' hitmaker is reportedly being lined up to perform at the private White House ball for the US President's campaign staff...

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Prince To Be Honoured At Billboard Music Awards

19th January 2013

Prince will be honoured with an Icon Award at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards.The ceremony is seen as one of the most prestigious in the world behind the Grammys, and it will honour the 'Purple...

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Stevie Wonder Hit With Tax Bill For $138

14th January 2013

Soul icon Stevie Wonder has been accused of failing to pay two tax bills amounting to $138 (£69).The Superstition hitmaker has been hit with two $40 (£25) liens, with collection costs and penalties adding up...

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Fascinating Fact: 3445945

11th January 2013

Stevie Wonder, Katy Perry, Alicia Keys, Usher and Fun. have been added to the line-up to perform for U.S. President Barack Obama at the Kids' Inaugural Concert on 19 January (13). The event comes days...

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Halle Berry And Chaka Khan To Be Made Bet Honorees

By Joe Wilde | 21st December 2012

Halle Berry and Chaka Khan will be amongst the honourees being recognised by BET for their contribution to the advancement of the African American population during next years awards presentation.The network announced the news today...

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Stevie Wonder Tops Charlie Sheen's Donation To Child Cancer Patient

18th December 2012

Stevie Wonder has followed Charlie Sheen's lead by donating $100,000 (£62,500) to help a young girl fighting cancer.The former Two and a Half Men star showed his generous side earlier this month (Dec12) by handing...

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Stevie Wonder Helps Young Cancer Fighter

18th December 2012

Stevie Wonder has donated $100,000 to help a little girl fight cancer.The soul legend called 10-year-old Jasmine Faulk up on stage and presented her with a giant cheque while he was performing at the Nokia...

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Stevie Wonder Demands Stricter Gun Laws Following Connecticut Shootings

17th December 2012

Stevie Wonder has called for "stronger and stricter" gun laws in America following the massacre at a Connecticut school on Friday (14Dec12).A gunman, named as Adam Lanza, 20, opened fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School...

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Dionne Warwick Serenaded By Stevie Wonder At Birthday Bash

14th December 2012

Legendary singer Dionne Warwick was treated to a surprise performance by Stevie Wonder during her birthday party in Florida on Wednesday (12Dec12).The Walk On By hitmaker, who turned 72, was joined by family and friends...

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Stevie Wonder Cancels Israeli Fundraising Show

1st December 2012

Stevie Wonder has axed his appearance at an upcoming fundraising concert for Israeli soldiers and their families.The music icon, who serves as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, had been due to perform at the...

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Bad25: Spike Lee's Michael Jackson Documentary Hits All The Right Notes

By Hayley Avron | 22nd November 2012

Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson documentary BAD25 has been hailed as a success. Spike Lee, of course, has personal knowledge of working with Jackson – he directed his 1996 video ‘The Don’t Care About Us,’ so...

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A Tribute To Dick Clark - Stevie Wonder Leads The Honours At The Amas

By Hayley Avron | 20th November 2012

At Sunday night's (November 18) American Music Awards, Stevie Wonder paid tribute to the late Dick Clark, the former presenter of American Bandstand.Clark passed away in April, aged 82 and Stevie said that he was...

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American Music Awards Endures Lowest Ever Tv Ratings

By Jack de Aguilar | 19th November 2012

With Justin Bieber, MC Hammer joining Psy on stage and Stevie Wonder paying tribute to the late Dick Clark, The American Music Awards was supposed to be a huge televisual event, but not many people...

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Stevie Wonder Pays Homage To His Friend Dick Clark

By Jack de Aguilar | 19th November 2012

Last night's American Music Awards saw the show's creator, the late Dick Clarke, honoured by Stevie Wonder, as the legendary musician paid tribute to his friend in song, and spoken word. "Truly honored to have...

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Fascinating Fact: 3373693

15th November 2012

Stevie Wonder will perform a tribute to late music and Tv mogul DICk Clark at the 40th American Music Awards on Sunday (18Nov12). Clark, who died in April (12), created the prizegiving.

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Will.i.am Set To Release Obama Victory Song

7th November 2012

Will.i.am is releasing a president Obama victory song.The 'This Is Love' singer plans to celebrate the success of the Democrat Party President winning a second with a special song to commemorate his success in Tuesday's...

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Stars Support Obama's Victory

7th November 2012

Celebrities have rallied to support President Barack Obama's victory.A host of Hollywood stars have expressed their delight on twitter for the Democrat President's return to the White House for a second term after his victory...

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Stevie Wonder Stages Surprise Street Show To Support Barack Obama

5th November 2012

Stevie Wonder staged a surprise show in Ohio on Sunday (04Nov12) to rally support for incumbent U.S. President Barack Obama ahead of Tuesday's (06Nov12) election.The soul legend sang at a small street concert in Cleveland...

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