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Paul Mccartney's 'Humbling' Performance

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...

Paul Mccartney Performing For President

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...

Happy Birthday, Stevie!

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...

Oasis Snubbed Glastonbury

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...

Snoop Dogg Confirmed For Glastonbury

The line-up for this year's Glastonbury has been announced with controversial rapper Snoop Dogg one of the big acts.The star will join confirmed headliners U2, Muse and Stevie Wonder on the Pyramid Stage at the...

Jls Left In Wonder Over Stevie

JLS Singer Oritse Williams was shocked by a chance meeting with his idol Stevie Wonder. The UK boyband singer told how he was discussing his love for the 'Superstition' singer over breakfast in a hotel...

Bailey Rae Praises 'Humble' Wonder

British singer CORINNE BAILEY RAE has praised STEVIE WONDER's humility in the face of his success - insisting the blind superstar has been shielded from the "trappings of fame" by his disability.The Put Your Records...

Stevie Wonder To Have Hard Rock Birthday

Stevie Wonder is to mark his 60th birthday by headlining this year's Hard Rock Calling music festival.The R'n'B legend will play the Saturday night of the event on June 26 and although he actually reaches...

Snoop Dogg To Rap Glastonbury

Snoop Dogg is set to play the Glastonbury Festival this summer.The rapper could follow in fellow hip-hop star Jay-Z's footsteps to appear at the music event after UK immigration recently lifted a four-year ban on...

Craig David Inspired By Young Talent

Craig David is planning a huge comeback, inspired by the new crop of young R 'n' B artists. The 'What's Your Flavour?' singer said he was inspired to reinvent himself for his forthcoming fifth album...

Arts Commander Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder has received a top cultural honour from France. The US star - who was made the Commander of the Arts and Letters at a ceremony in Paris on Saturday (06.03.10) - was handed...

Wonder Honoured In France

Soul legend STEVIE WONDER has been honoured for his contributions to arts and literature in France - 30 years after he was first chosen to receive the title.The Superstition hitmaker was named a Commander of...

Wonder To Be Honoured By Disability Organisation

Blind soul legend STEVIE WONDER will be honoured by the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) with the organisation's first ever Image Award.The Superstition star, who was born blind, has established himself as a...

Wonder To Close Glastonbury?

Soul legend STEVIE WONDER is in negotiations to join U2 and MUSE as headliners at England's Glastonbury Festival this summer (10).Event founder Michael Eavis unveiled British rockers Muse as the second big act on the...

Stevie Wonder To Headline Glastonbury

Stevie Wonder and Muse are to headline this year's Glastonbury Festival.Organiser Michael Eavis has let slip the two acts will perform at the world famous music event, which this year celebrates it's 40th anniversary, this...

Haiti Telethon Success

Madonna, Beyonce Knowles and Tom Cruise joined George Clooney in yesterday's (22.01.10) telethon to raise funds for victims of the Haiti earthquake.The telethon - broadcast from Los Angeles, New York and London - saw more...

Lionel Richie's Song For Haiti

Lionel Richie and Quincy Jones are to re-record charity single 'We Are the World'.The duo - who were behind the original 1985 single - are working on a new version of the track for its...

Wonder Performs At Sutton's Funeral

STEVIE WONDER and REVD. JESSE JACKSON were among the stars and politicians who paid their final respects to civil rights activist and attorney PERCY SUTTON in New York on Wednesday (06Jan09).Wonder sang Always at the...

Kendra Wilkinson Has Tot-tastic Christmas

Kendra Wilkinson says her new son was the best Christmas present she's ever had.The reality TV star and former Playboy playmate gave birth to Hank Randall Baskett IV on December 11 and loved every moment...

Alicia Keys' Studio Confusion

Alicia Keys doesn't know what she's doing in the studio. The 'No One' singer - who has collected nine Grammy Awards over the years - said she still doesn't understand the song-writing process.The 28-year-old star...

Nick Jonas' Prince Influence

Nick Jonas was influenced by Prince for his solo album. The 17-year-old singer - who releases his solo album 'Who I Am' with his side project The Administration in February - said the Grammy Award-winning...

Wonder Joins The United Nations

Legendary singer STEVIE WONDER has a new job - he's been appointed a Messenger of Peace by the United Nations (UN).The Superstition hitmaker, who is well known for supporting civil and human rights campaigns, has...

Stevie Wonder Cries For Michael

Stevie Wonder broke down in tears during a recent TV tribute to Michael Jackson.The legendary singer was performing the late pop legend's track 'The Way You Make Me Feel' when he broke down with his...

Wonder To Top Bill At Motown Anniversary

STEVIE WONDER will celebrate the 50th anniversary of MOTOWN RECORDS by performing a tribute to founder BERRY GORDY Jr. at a star-studded gala.The Superstition hitmaker will take to the stage on 21 November (09) in...

Wonder Sobs During Jackson Tribute At Hall Of Fame Show

STEVIE WONDER broke down in tears as he paid tribute to MICHAEL JACKSON at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary concert in New York on Thursday (29Oct09) night.The soul star teamed up...

Swift Stunned By Stevie Wonder's Obama Speech

TAYLOR SWIFT won't forget the night of BARACK OBAMA's presidential election victory - because she was dining in style and listening to STEVIE WONDER make a passionate speech.The country music sweetheart and her best friend...

Michael Jackson's First Fan Ne-yo

Ne-Yo wants to be "one of the first" to watch 'Michael Jackson's This Is It'.The R'n'B star - who has often spoken about his adoration for the late pop singer and paid tribute to him...

Michael Jackson Tribute Moves To London

The tribute concert being held for Michael Jackson is being moved from Vienna to London.The late pop icon's brother Jermaine Jackson - who is organising the event with Georg Kindel - has announced the show...

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