Click Track: Stevie Wonder


Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder perform at MLK memorial dedication; Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore separate; Raheem DeVaughn arrested at protest alongside Cornel West

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By Chris Richards  |  09:55 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Sonic Youth, Raheem DeVaughn

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 05/17/2011

Jon Stewart and Bill O’Reilly talk about Common; Pearl Jam announces 20th anniversary festival; Kanye, Stevie Wonder, Arcade Fire headline Austin City Limits

Jon Stewart and Bill O’Reilly talk about Common; Pearl Jam announces 20th anniversary festival; Kanye, Stevie Wonder, Arcade Fire headline Austin City Limits

By David Malitz  |  10:12 AM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Common, Pearl Jam, Kanye West, Stevie Wonder

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 03/01/2011

Lists: Five artists we wish would have performed at last week's Motown celebration at the White House

One of these singers did not belong. (Reuters) Last week's Motown tribute at the White House had some spectacular moments, but in my review, I groused about a few of the performers invited to sing for the first family. (The...

By Chris Richards  |  02:15 PM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Dolly Parton, Erykah Badu, John Fogerty, John Legend, Nick Jonas, Seal, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Thao with the Get Down Stay Down

Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 06/03/2010

Long, winding road to the White House: Paul McCartney takes Gershwin Prize

McCartney accepts the Gershwin Prize. (Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images) By Chris Richards Hope may have gotten him elected, but in President Obama's White House on Wednesday evening, it was all love. The reverent, paralyzing, smile-until-your-face-cramps kind of love -- all of...

By Chris Richards  |  06:30 AM ET, 06/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Corinne Bailey Rae, Dave Grohl, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, Faith Hill, Foo Fighters, Herbie Hancock, Jack White, Jonas Brothers, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, White Stripes

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 05/26/2010

Setlist wishlist: Songs we hope to hear when Paul McCartney visits the White House next week

Everyone attending Tuesday's McCartney tribute at the White House should be practicing their na-na-na-nas. (Kevin Mazur/MPL) By Chris Richards Paul McCartney visits the White House next Tuesday to accept the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song -- and...

By Chris Richards  |  07:00 AM ET, 05/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Corinne Bailey Rae, Dave Grohl, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, Faith Hill, Herbie Hancock, Jack White, Jonas Brothers, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 05/24/2010

Paul McCartney to be honored at White House; Stevie Wonder, Jonas Brothers and others scheduled to perform in tribute

Macca is coming to Pennsylvania Avenue. (Tracy Woodward/TWP). By Chris Richards The White House is throwing another epic bash, this time honoring Paul McCartney, winner of this year's Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Macca is the third...

By Chris Richards  |  02:07 PM ET, 05/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News | Tags:  Corinne Bailey Rae, Dave Grohl, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, Faith Hill, Herbie Hancock, Jack White, Jonas Brothers, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/26/2010

Local news: Chuck D speaks at Duke Ellington School; Stevie Wonder performs benefit concert

Fighting the Power 101: Public Enemy's Chuck D spoke at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Thursday. (Nick Kirkpatrick/FTWP) Ever notice that Stevie Wonder prefers la-la-la-ing to ooh-ooh-ooh-ing? Here's a theory: As one of the most joy-inducing musicians on...

By Chris Richards  |  07:00 AM ET, 02/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Chrisette Michele, Chuck D, Stevie Wonder

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 01/20/2010

News: Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Wonder, Jay-Z sign on to perform "Hope for Haiti" telethon

The Boss is one of many big names that will perform to raise money for Haiti. (Photo By Michael Williamson) A constellation of pop stars have signed on to perform at Friday's "Hope For Haiti" telethon, including Bruce Springsteen, Jay-Z,...

By Chris Richards  |  02:31 PM ET, 01/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News | Tags:  Bruce Springsteen, Jay-Z, Stevie Wonder, Wyclef Jean

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 12/23/2009

Play favorites... with White House Deputy Social Secretary Joe Reinstein

White House Deputy Social Secretary likes Michael Jackson, but has an unusual favorite. (Photo courtesy of The White House) Welcome to Play favorites. Every Wednesday, Click Track will ask an interesting Washingtonian about what they're listening to. The column kicks...

By Chris Richards  |  12:45 PM ET, 12/23/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Play favorites | Tags:  Brad Paisley, Coldplay, Foo Fighters, Joe Reinstein, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Wynton Marsalis