Stevie Wonder

PJ Morton’s ‘Watch the Sun’ is a Full Circle Moment

PJ Morton spoke with Okayplayer about representing New Orleans music, his new album Watch the Sun, collaborating with Nas and… Read More

April 29, 2022

Nas & Stevie Wonder Join PJ Morton on “Be Like Water”

Before next week's release of new album Watch The Sun, PJ Morton has released new single "Be Like Water" featuring Stevie… Read More

April 22, 2022

Questlove is Now Officially an Oscar Nominee

Directed by Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Summer of Soul has received an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary Film at the 94th Academy… Read More

February 8, 2022

Stream Cordae’s New Album ‘From Birds Eye View,’ Feat. Stevie Wonder, Eminem & More

On his sophomore album From a Birds Eye View, Cordae is in good company with features from H.E.R., Eminem, Gunna, Lil… Read More

January 14, 2022

Danny Brown Says Dave Chappelle Interlude on ‘Detroit 2’ Was Inaccurate

During an interview, Danny Brown said Big Sean's Detroit 2 interlude 'Story By Dave Chappelle' wasn't exactly how the run-in went down.… Read More

December 29, 2021

The Making of Stevie Wonder’s Magnum Opus ‘Songs in the Key of Life’

On September 28, 1976, Stevie Wonder's masterpiece Songs in the Key of Life was released. We spoke with members of… Read More

September 28, 2021

Pioneering Synth Designer and Stevie Wonder Producer, Malcolm Cecil, Dead at 84

Cecil created the world's largest polyphonic analog synthesizer and co-produced a string of classic Stevie Wonder albums in the 1970s.… Read More

March 28, 2021

Five Must-See Larry King Interviews with Music Royalty

Revisiting the late talk show host's chats with iconic musicians. Journalist, talk show host, and inquisitive everyman, Larry King died… Read More

January 23, 2021

Here’s the Story of the 1970s Most Forgotten Funk Star

A new documentary tracks down funk prodigy Ike White. British producer Dan Vernon has tracked down one of the 1970s'… Read More

December 4, 2020

Stevie Wonder Performs New Songs and Hits Live at Joe Biden’s Rally in Detroit

"The only way we’re going to win this fight, a fight against injustice, is by voting." Stevie Wonder stepped out… Read More

November 1, 2020

Now’s The Time To Get Into Emerging California Singer Brandon Before He Blows Up

The singer-songwriter breaks down his roots and also shares his biggest inspirations. Brandon returns to drop his new project, Coming… Read More

October 23, 2020

Stevie Wonder Leaves Motown, Launches Own Label with Two New Songs

The Motown icon rallies Rapsody, Chika, Busta Rhymes, Cordae, and Gary Clark Jr., for a pair of protest anthems. If… Read More

October 14, 2020

The Making of ‘Hotter than July,’ The Album That Revived Stevie Wonder’s Career

In celebration of the 40 year anniversary of Stevie Wonder's Hotter than July, we spoke with engineer Lon Neumann, who… Read More

September 29, 2020

Stream Big Sean’s ‘Detroit 2,’ Featuring Dave Chappelle, Erykah Badu, & More

Detroit 2 is the sequel to Big Sean's classic 2012 mixtape. One of Big Sean's most beloved projects is Detroit, an… Read More

September 4, 2020

How Stevie Wonder Overcame a Near Death Experience to Make ‘Fulfillingness’ First Finale’

In celebration of Stevie Wonder's 70th birthday, we spoke with two of Fulfillingness’ First Finale's most important collaborators, producer Robert Margouleff… Read More

May 13, 2020

A Live 24-Hour DJ Tribute For Stevie Wonder’s 70th Birthday Is Happening Right Now

The Stevie Wonder set began with Questlove, and will end with DJ Spinna. In honor of Stevie Wonder's 70th birthday… Read More

May 13, 2020