TL;DR news on Stevie Wonder at August 26, 2023
Wonder earned an Academy Award for Best Song in 1985 for "I Just Called to Say I Love You" for the film, The Woman in Red. CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Candice King, 35; Lena Dunham, 36; Stephen Colbert, 58; Stevie Wonder, 72. According to Envision, Wonder is now able to read labels at the grocery store and find his own keys with the glasses. Wonder was honored with the Icon Award from the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund at the 34th National Equal Justice Awards Dinner in New York City on May 10. I shared it with Stevie and he liked it." Wonder asked Wright if he could set some of it to music, and to help him with a song he was working on. In a 1980 interview with Blues & Soul, Wright said her partnership with Wonder left her , "too restricted, but I guess that was simply his way of being protective," she said. Wonder said Strong reminded him of when he first met Barack Obama when the future president was running for Senate. Wonder swooped up five awards in 1974, 1975 and 1977. Mets manager Bobby Valentine, who was born in 1950; Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Stevie Wonder, who was born in 1950; former Ohio Gov. Various musicians and singers fill out the lineup to deliver "Shining Star," "September" and "Boogie Wonderland" with style, flash and fire. Some of his biggest influences include Stevie Wonder, Parliament Funkadelic, Prince, and Michael Jackson.