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FIRST LISTEN: Hear Hot New Artist Andra Day's Entire Album

FIRST LISTEN: Hear Hot New Artist Andra Day's Entire Album

Originally posted 08/25/2015 02:20PM

Andra Day might not be a household name yet, but it's only a matter of time before the San Diego native (who has been likened to everyone from Billie Holiday to Amy Winehouse) starts stealing a lion's share of the spotlight.

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Who Made the Cut on President Obama's Summer Spotify Playlist? His Selections May Surprise You

Who Made the Cut on President Obama's Summer Spotify Playlist? His Selections May Surprise You

Originally posted 08/14/2015 05:00PM

President Barack Obama has always been relatively open about his music choices, and he offered more transparency than ever on Friday by posting two summer playlists on Spotify through the White House's brand new account.

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'Gangsta's Paradise' 20 Years Later: 10 Things You Didn't Know

Originally posted 08/11/2015 12:35PM

[YOUTUBE "cpGbzYlnz7c"] Coolio's 1995 track "Gangsta's Paradise" wasn't just a hit rap song; it was a crossover success that resonated with listeners across the board. It went on to become one of the top hits of 1995, and it was 20 years ago this week that the single first dropped.

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Prince and Stevie Wonder Perform Private Concert at White House

Prince and Stevie Wonder Perform Private Concert at White House

Originally posted 06/15/2015 06:15PM

There are drawbacks to being the president – long hours, constant criticism, life under a microscope. But the job also has its perks, like having Prince and Stevie Wonder come over to your house for a private concert!

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From ESSENCE: See the Star-Studded Stevie Wonder Grammy Tribute

From ESSENCE: See the Star-Studded Stevie Wonder Grammy Tribute

Originally posted 02/12/2015 12:30PM

Beyoncé, Jennifer Hudson and more stars turn out to honor the singer

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Filed Under: Beyonce, Stevie Wonder
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Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, John Legend & More To Perform in Stevie Wonder Tribute

Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, John Legend & More To Perform in Stevie Wonder Tribute

Originally posted 01/29/2015 06:40AM

Current Grammy nominees The Band Perry, Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga and John Legend are set to honor Stevie Wonder in a primetime special, the Recording Academy announced Thursday.

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What Will Be NBC's Next Live Musical? | Allison Williams, Carrie Underwood

NBC Developing Next Live Musical: Who's in the Running?

Originally posted 01/16/2015 03:00PM

Prepare yourselves – NBC is developing another live musical.

Following the success of Peter Pan Live! starring Allison Williams, which earned the network nearly 10 million viewers and an untold number of sarcastic Tweets, another live musical is underway at NBC.

The network has acquired the licensing rights to The Wiz and Music Man, NBC Entertainment Chief Robert Greenblatt told reporters at a Television Critics Association panel in Pasadena, California, on Friday, according to Entertainment Weekly.

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Stevie Wonder 'Doesn't Understand' Eric Garner and Michael Brown Grand Jury Decisions

Originally posted 12/05/2014 08:15PM

[YOUTUBE "VX6lJmxVLtY"]   Adding his voice to the public outcry, Stevie Wonder spoke out Wednesday regarding the failure of separate grand juries to indict the police officers responsible for the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.

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Filed Under: Ferguson, Stevie Wonder
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Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder, Tom Brokaw to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Originally posted 11/11/2014 10:00AM

Meryl Streep, Stevie Wonder and Tom Brokaw are among the latest Americans tapped to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Obama announced Tuesday.

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Taylor Swift, Pink to Rock This Year's Grammy Performance Lineup

Taylor Swift, Pink to Rock This Year's Grammy Performance Lineup

Originally posted 01/07/2014 02:20PM

This year's lineup of who's performing at the Jan. 26 Grammy Awards has just been announced, and the show really promises to rock.

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