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  1. Tonight's Concert Picks: People Get Ready at Johnny Brenda's, Aaron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... via a PledgeMusic campaign. The album will have seven brand new original songs along with two covers (maybe a Stevie Wonder tune ?). Aaron and the Spell will perform at the Pastorius Park free summer concert series tonight in Chestnut Hill. More ...


  2. Janelle Monae is ready for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    In a span of 13 days, the 28-year-old R&B singer/songwriter covered James Brown with Stevie Wonder in Los Angeles, opened for comedian Dave Chappelle in New York and spent Fourth of July on stage with Prince in New Orleans.


  3. Through the Wire with Hip-Hop Producer KriswontwoRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 |

    ... Soulquarian movement. My father is a piano player and he always played soul, funk & jazz at the house, like Stevie Wonder, Weather Report, Randy Crawford, Miles Davis and all there is in between. Also, my mother went to church a lot so we listened ...


  4. Eric Roberson gets out of 'The Box' at Amos' South EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 |

    ... The first time he heard Commissioned, he was emotionally moved by the lyrics. Listening and watching Stevie Wonder taught Eric about musicianship and production and Tribe Called Quest made Eric instantly say to himself, "This is the way music should ...


  5. Rocky Dawuni joins new label; releases "African Thriller"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    ... Center in Washington, D.C. and The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. Dawuni has collaborated and performed with Stevie Wonder, Peter Gabriel, Bono, Jason Mraz, Janelle Monae and John Legend, among many others. Dawuni's eloquence, cultural diplomacy and ...


  6. Candi Staton Brings Multiple Stylistic Elements to 'Life Happens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... 13 tracks on the disc. Marcus Williams helmed the rest. Williams, whose resume includes work with John Legend, Stevie Wonder & Tyler Perry, is also Staton's son--which brought a different dynamic to the studio sessions. "Well, you can kind of tell ...


  7. Music Scene: FAC at Keystone with the GooniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    Special to the Daily The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco welcomes The DBC on Friday, July 25. Formed in Denver in the spring of 2010, The DBC blends the roots of rock with jazz and world music to create a sound reminiscent of Santana, Stevie Wonder and Steely Dan, with the jam spirit of Widespread Panic and The Grateful Dead.


  8. Don't Write for the BarbariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... why he writes only for himself. Await Barbarians is a pure solo record in the vein of Paul McCartney's Ram or Stevie Wonder's Music of My Mind; Taylor wrote and recorded the whole thing on his own, playing and producing every instrument. , amped-up ...


  9. New Breakout Artist KO Prepares Launch of New Pop/Soul Song 'ADORE'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Wiz Khalifa, Anthony Hamilton, B.O.B., and Ludacris, just to name a few. KO's musical inspirations include: Stevie Wonder, John Mayer, Fred Hammond, Maroon 5, John Legend, Shania Twain, and Kelvin Wooten. It may be flattering to be compared to John ...


  10. Shows that rocked Toronto last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Now Toronto

    ... They lent themselves well to the set's varied genres: a cover of Cream's Sunshine Of Your Love, a reggae tune, Stevie Wonder's Super stition. There was something very Khaleesi about the way Katy Perry commanded the stage during opening song Roar, ...


  11. Stream The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... putting out records at a teenager's pace, proving time and again that he's equally at home with 1920s stride, Stevie Wonder covers and, yes, even reggae. TREE PALMEDO. Jimmy Mak's. 7 and 9:30 pm. $17-$25. Under 21 permitted until 9:30. [LIGHT AND ...


  12. Billy Joel is This Year's Gershwin Prize RecipientRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 |

    ... to be included among the songwriters who have been past recipients. Those songwriters include Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Sir Paul McCartney, songwriting duo Burt Bacharach Hal David, and Carole King (the first and so far only woman to receive the ...


  13. Toronto the Good? More like Toronto the fickleRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | MacLeans

    ... for which he calls in favours to bring in a secret lineup of surprise big names (past performers include Stevie Wonder and Kanye West; this year's include Outkast). In fact, in the midst of all this backlash, some people might even have learned that ...


  14. Ashes to ashes, but just how did England come to this?Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... flat tracks; and Matt Prior might be worth retaining as the England wicketkeeper, but only if the options are Stevie Wonder or the Hunchback of Notre Dame. They have no international-class spinner, and few signs of one emerging. But, above all, they ...


  15. Beaches Jazz Fest gets retro soul tunes and a rainy startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Now Toronto

    ... the different genres they tried out during their set: a cover of Cream's Sunshine Of Your Love, a reggae tune, Stevie Wonder's Superstition. Eventually, the singer got her wish: some kids who didn't mind getting wet let loose up front, and a couple ...


  16. Rock Hall Anniversary: Stevie Wonder's Fulfilliness' First FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 |

    JUNE 29: Stevie Wonder performs on Day 2 of the Calling Festival at Clapham Common on June 29, 2014 in London, England.


  17. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, July 18-24Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | All About Jazz

    The forecast calls for a return of summer heat next week. Jazz is warming up as well! This weekend at Jazz Central, Zacc Harris salutes Wes Montgomery and Jay Young salutes Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson; Maud Hixson returns to Parma 8200; the Twin Cities Mobile Jazz Project holds its first festival at Rice Park; Steve Kenny's Group 47 plays one ... (more)


  18. Review: Aretha Franklin is essence of soul at DTE Energy Music TheaterRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... 'Higher and Higher,' the 1967 signature tune of her North End friend Jackie Wilson, before segueing into the Stevie Wonder-penned ''Til You Come Back to Me.' Wonder's melodies have a characteristic swoop, meandering beautifully, and in the hands of ...


  19. Aesthetically ItRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Insight News

    ... night, featuring Prince Jabba and singer and radio host Lynval Jackson. Friday, July 18 Jazz Tribute to Stevie Wonder & Michael Jackson With Jay Young and the Lyric Factory Icehouse 2528 Nicollet Ave., Minneapolis 8 p.m. $10 Freelance bassist Jay ...


  20. Funk and soul will fill the Bike FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

    ... Red Bike. Soul Senate bridges the funky music of the 60s and early 70s - the sound of bands like the Meters, Stevie Wonder and the Stax label of Memphis - with the distinctly modern music of Raphael Saadiq, Alice Russell, Eli Paperboy Reed and the ...