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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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Eddie Murphy Honoured By Fellow Stars For Spike Tv

By Joe Wilde | 4th November 2012

Eddie Murphy was honoured by his peers for his outstanding contribution to film, TV, music and stand-up over his 30 + year career.Chris Rock, Jamie Foxx, Adam Sandler, and Russell Brand were just some of...

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Macy Gray Re-records Stevie Wonder's Talking Book

31st October 2012

Macy Gray has revamped Stevie Wonder's groundbreaking 1972 album Talking Book in its entirety for a 40th anniversary release.After covering her favourite tunes on her last album Covered, Gray opted to release her rendition of...

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Fascinating Fact: 3345766

26th October 2012

Stevie Wonder has written a new support song for U.S. leader President Barack Obama as he prepares for next month's (Nov12) election. Wonder's new tune, Keep Moving Forward, also encourages fans to vote.

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Michael Eavis Has His Sights On Rolling Stones To Headline Glastonbury 2013

By Joe Wilde | 12th October 2012

It looks like Glastonbury 2013 may already have its first big name already sorted, with festival organiser Michael Eavis admitting that he is on the verge of signing The Rolling Stones as the closing act...

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Katy Perry, Jennifer Hudson And Stevie Wonder Among The Stars At Barack Obama's Democrat Fundraising Concert

By Contributor | 9th October 2012

Katy Perry, Jennifer Hudson and Stevie Wonder were among the star names to perform at a fundraiser for President Barack Obama's democrats at a concert titled '30 Days To Victory.' With additional appearances by Earth,...

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Katy Perry And Jennifer Hudson Sing For Barack Obama

8th October 2012

Katy Perry, Jennifer Hudson, Stevie Wonder and Bon Jovi hit the stage to perform for U.S. President Barack Obama in Los Angeles on Sunday night (07Oct12).Earth, Wind & Fire also played at the 30 Days...

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Stevie Wonder Rehearses In-flight Ahead Of Charity Concert

8th October 2012

Soul icon Stevie Wonder treated fellow passengers on a commercial flight from Los Angeles to New York to an impromptu performance on Thursday (04Oct12) as he rehearsed mid-air for a charity gig that night.The Superstition...

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Two Plead No Contest Over Stevie Wonder Blackmail Plot

25th September 2012

Two people accused of attempting to blackmail Stevie Wonder have been freed from jail and ordered to stay away from the singer after reaching a plea deal with prosecutors.Alpha Walker - who allegedly falsely claimed...

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Sigur Ros: Not At Their Bestival, And Sorry For It

12th September 2012

Sigur Ros have apologised to their fans after they had a “miserable” time on stage at Bestival 2012 due to an unexpected reshuffle, reports The Huffington Post. The Icelandic band wanted to play their set...

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Michael Clarke Duncan Remembered By Celebrities At Funeral

11th September 2012

The funeral of MICHAEL CLARKE DUNCAN, a four-hour memorial service on Monday (10th September 2012) at Forest Lawn Memorial-Park in Los Angeles, saw numerous celebrity friends remember the erstwhile actor, reports CBS News. Tom Hanks,...

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Bestival Closes With Triumphant Headline Slot From Stevie Wonder

10th September 2012

Last night's Bestival set from Stevie Wonder was a master-class in how to deliver a festival headline set. It had been a triumphant festival overall, thanks in no small part to the sunshine. The 2012...

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Gary Barlow 'Still Celebrating' Jubilee

9th September 2012

Gary Barlow is ''still celebrating'' Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee.The Take That singer organised a star-studded concert to mark the occasion in June and says watching the event come to life after 19 months of planning...

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George Michael Loved Performing With Queen

6th September 2012

George Michael says performing with Queen was the highlight of his career.The 'White Light' hitmaker always idolised the group's frontman Freddie Mercury so was delighted to be part of a tribute concert to the late...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Set For Intimate Vegas Show

4th September 2012

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform an intimate New Year's Eve gig in Las Vegas.The 'Under the Bridge' hitmakers are set to take a break from large-scale festivals by bringing in the new year...

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Stevie Wonder Wanted Amy Winehouse Duet

3rd September 2012

Stevie Wonder had planned an ''amazing'' duet with Amy Winehouse.The 'Superstition' hitmaker - who was friends with late stars Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston - wanted to work with the British singer but she passed...

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Stevie Wonder Apologises For Gay Comment

2nd September 2012

Singer Stevie Wonder has apologised after apparently suggesting gay people are "confused" about their sexuality.The soul legend made the comment to a British newspaper after he was asked whether he was surprised about the reaction...

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Stevie Wonder Hated Marijuana Experience

31st August 2012

Stevie Wonder felt he'd ''lost part of his brain'' when he smoked marijuana.The 63-year-old singer believes he has never gone off the rails because he has never had any interest in taking DRUGS as the...

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