Common’s new LP, Black America Again, will be out in just two short weeks, and last night we heard a fresh single titled “Home,” the follow-up to the anti-police brutality title track, which features Stevie Wonder. Neo-soul singer Bilal guested on “Home,” and he also appears on this new single “Joy And Peace.” Common premiered […]
The rapper details getting inspired by Hamilton and a moving studio session with Stevie Wonder.
The 50,000-square-foot project will rise around the existing museum, housed in the humble Hitsville, U.S.A., building where Berry Gordy Jr. launched the careers of stars such as the Supremes, Temptations and Stevie Wonder.
Just like I pictured it. Does anybody get Stevie Wonder references anymore? I just saw a play, so whacked, that asked the same question about Steely Dan. The two characters were Becker and Fagen fanatics, they wondered if we knew the lyrics, anything beyond the band’s William S. Show More Summary
#UnderTheSoulCovers -- The Nobel Prize Edition: Bob Dylan + Shirley Caesar + Stevie Wonder + Bobby Womack by Mark Anthony Neal | @NewBlackMan | NewBlackMan (in Exile) My first real introduction to 2016 Nobel Prize Winner Bob Dylan was...Show More Summary
Eleventh studio effort lands in stores on Election Day.
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The Purple One may be gone, but his legacy continues to live on. Stevie Wonder and Chaka Khan headlined a star-studded tribute concert to Prince, nearly six months after the music legend's death. On Thursday, the singers took the stage at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota to duet on Prince's I Feel for You. The [...]
Prince was honored at his official tribute concert on Thursday night. The music icon’s estate had put together an impressive lineup of artists to perform at the St. Paul event, and it’s safe to say that they delivered: From Stevie Wonder...Show More Summary
It took almost 6 months, but Prince's final tribute was a monster of a show with huge performances... despite some big name dropouts. Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Tori Kelly, and Jessie J... were just a few of the names that put on the marathon show…
St. Paul, MN hosted an official Prince tribute concert last night, and although John Mayer and Christina Aguilera both had to cancel their appearances, the show went on as planned. Stevie Wonder and Chaka Khan both performed, and together they sang “I Feel For You” and “1999.” You can watch footage from their set below.
The star-studded event was kicked off by a pre-recorded message from President Obama. Continue reading…
The officially sanctioned Prince tribute concert took place at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul last night, as the good people of Minnesota gathered once more to bid farewell to their funkiest native son. (No offense to Messrs. Zimmerman...Show More Summary
President Obama delivered a pre-recorded message at the beginning of the concert.
They had the crowd partying like it was 1999 all over again.
Prince died of an accidental painkiller overdose in April
President Barack Obama left a surprise video message and music royalty banded together to honor the legendary musician Prince on Thursday night. The highly anticipated tribute concert for the artist who died in April of an accidental prescription drug overdose kicked off with an all-star line-up including Tori Kelly, Anita Baker, Doug E. Show More Summary
Despite some bumps on its road to fruition — John Mayer pulled out of the show earlier this week, while Jessie J replaced Christina Aguilera hours before start time — the official Prince tribute concert did a fitting job honoring the Purple One on Thursday, after his passing earlier this ... More »
Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, and Morris Day highlighted the all-star lineup of performers.