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  1. Stevie Wonder gives powerful speech mid-concert on grand juries, guns, and loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Weekend

    Stevie Wonder took a moment during a Seattle concert for his Songs in the Key of Life tour to share his thoughts on recent events. The speech, delivered atop "Living for the City" opening riffs, began with a simple declaration: "I love each and every one of you."

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  2. Oliver Richman: 'For Once In My Life' 50th Anniversary - Singing...Read the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Mi2n

    Website: http://www.oliverrichman.com OLIVER RICHMAN, MULTI-TALENTED 14-YEAR-OLD GRANDSON OF LEGENDARY MOTOWN SONGWRITER RON MILLER, CELEBRATES THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF 'FOR ONCE IN MY LIFE' WITH A BEAUTIFUL NEW RECORDING AND VIDEO Richman Has Frequently Performed In Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show, Which Plays December 19 at Agua Caliente Casino Resort in Rancho Mirage, Calif. As Part of Its 2014-15 Season LOS ANGELES - In 1965, legendary Motown songwriter Ron Miller penned the lyrics to 'For Once In My Life,' which became a timeless classic covered by hundreds of major label artists over the past five decades, including its breakthrough hit recording by Stevie Wonder in 1968, which was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2009.

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  3. Questlove urges artists to write protest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | NewsNet5

    ... just one or two songs that change the course. This is something I feel the need and urgency to put out there." Stevie Wonder has also spoken out about the controversies, taking time out during a gig in Seattle, Washington on Wednesday to tell the ...

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  4. Questlove Urges Artists To Write Protest Songs After Eric Garner RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... just one or two songs that change the course. This is something I feel the need and urgency to put out there." Stevie Wonder has also spoken out about the controversies, taking time out during a gig in Seattle, Washington on Wednesday to tell the ...

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  5. Here's Your Weekend: Rockin' Shows to See Friday Through SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | SF Appeal

    ... go big or go home as soon as it hits Friday. For y'all, here's your weekend: photo via Wayne Jessup Friday : Stevie Wonder at the Oracle Arena I know it's across the bay but you really should go to Oakland. Stevie Wonder is worth it no matter what ...

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  6. Watch: Stevie Wonder's Impromptu Speech in Seattle Last Night on Grand Juries, Guns and LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Seattle Weekly

    Last night, during his performance in Seattle at Key Arena for his Songs in the Key of Life tour, the legendary Stevie Wonder took a serious moment to preach his thoughts on the Eric Garner decision, Ferguson, guns and love. Delivered atop the opening riff of "Living For The City," Stevie Wonder began his impromptu speech by declaring "I love each and every one of you," before asking, "Can you believe that in one month, two grand juries, secret grand juries, declined to indict two policemen for the killing of two black men? I just don't understand that."

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  7. Stevie Wonder brings it all back home | Concert reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... and Little Willie John's "Fever" and to the late harpist Dorothy Ashby, who played on "If It's Magic." No Stevie Wonder show would be complete without "My Cherie Amour" and "I Just Called to Say I Love You," both of which Wonder offered in a medley ...

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  8. Allan Katz and Danae Columbus: Undeniable surge of racism trying to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Uptown Messenger

    Excitement was definitely in the air at the Windsor Court Monday night as 150 well-heeled donors patiently waited for an intimate concert by the great Stevie Wonder to begin. Attorney Tim Francis convinced Wonder, his old boss, to perform at the big ticket fundraiser for Mary Landrieu and served as master of ceremonies.

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  9. Our Critics' Top Picks for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Stranger

    ... between pop cuteness and rigorous highbrow composition. DAVE SEGAL It's a sentence that reads like a dream: Stevie Wonder is coming to KeyArena to perform Songs in the Key of Life in its entirety. Released in 1976, Wonder's ...

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  10. The Ross Livermore BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... "I would describe our sound a mix of Rock, Soul and R&B. We take from a lot of different influences from Stevie Wonder, to Tom Petty, to Jazz to Progressive Rock." Examiner: Your very first gig as a band, what was that like? How did it feel? Did you ...

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  11. Landrieu calls on Obama for final turnout pushRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | KBMT

    ... motivating," Alvanitakis said. On Monday Landrieu also got a boost from another African-American star, singer Stevie Wonder, who performed at a fundraiser for her. She's also running a number of radio ads on stations aimed at primarily ...

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  12. Watch: Oliver Richman Celebrates 50th Anniversary of...Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In 1965, legendary Motown songwriter Ron Miller penned the lyrics to "For Once In My Life," which became a timeless classic covered by hundreds of major label artists over the past five decades, including its breakthrough hit recording by Stevie Wonder in 1968, which was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2009. Miller passed away in 2007.

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  13. Oliver Richman, Multi-Talented 14-Year-Old Grandson of Legendary...Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Market Wire

    In 1965 , legendary Motown songwriter Ron Miller penned the lyrics to "For Once In My Life," which became a timeless classic covered by hundreds of major label artists over the past five decades, including its breakthrough hit recording by Stevie Wonder in 1968 , which was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2009. Miller passed away in 2007.

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  14. The Artists on Brooklyn's Daptone Label to Record Live Album at the ApolloRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The Village Voice

    At first glance, the two black doors folding into a backstage corner of Harlem's Apollo Theater are a mess of marker - a two-pane graffiti tableau bearing a constellation of white and silver scrawlings hastily etched over a hurried paint job. Upon closer inspection, the doodles weren't left by anonymous vandals, but pop-culture heavyweights: Beyonc, Stevie Wonder, Taylor Swift, and Paul McCartney, to name just a few.

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  15. Xbox Music Deals updated with lots more new free albumsRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | WinBeta

    ... sweetened the deal even further, releasing a new set of 50 free albums. The new titles feature everything from Stevie Wonder's Songs in the Key of Life to Until Now by Swedish House Mafia, and even some Justin Bieber if you're so inclined. ...

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  16. This Week in Live Music: Ryan Bingham, Stevie Wonder, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | 7x7

    ... the lives of millions of Americans by way of song and inspiration. The latest validation came last week when Stevie Wonder was awarded with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, an honor bestowed upon citizens who have made significant contributions to ...

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  17. Sen. Landrieu Counting on Stevie Wonder and Other SupportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    ... in the Senate, Landrieu is not entirely in this alone. Here are five people who are still supporting her: 1. Stevie Wonder Singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder, who Landrieu's campaign describes as a long-time friend and supporter, will headline a Bayou ...

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  18. Vinyl stores see new competition as proof of growing communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Missourian

    ... hour browsing through wooden boxes full of vinyl recordings, eventually buying The Byrds' "Fifth Dimension," Stevie Wonder's "Innervisions," The 5th Dimension's "Greatest Hits" and Squeeze's "Cosi Fan Tutti Frutti." "Vinyl is a collector's thing," ...

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  19. Water Main Break Floods Orange County NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | My FOX LA

    ... making repairs to the damaged 14-inch pipe, according to a broadcast report. Copyright 2014 Legendary singer Stevie Wonder will serve as grand marshal Sunday for the 83rd Hollywood Christmas Parade, which will also include appearances by Santa ...

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  20. Stevie Wonder to reprise 'Songs in the Key of Life' at KeyArena | Concert previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Seattle Times

    It's been a milestone year for Motown legend and former child prodigy Stevie Wonder, whose soul-stirring songs have brought him millions of fans and more than two dozen Grammy Awards . The beloved musician recently received two national honors, in addition to launching one of his most ambitious tours in years.

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