Posts tagged "stevie wonder"

The Lookouts’ Larry Livermore Made Us a Mixtape Featuring Green Day, MC5, the Supremes, and More

Earlier this month, Don Giovanni Records released Spy Rock Road (And Other Stories), a compilation disc by California pop-punk forefather…
By: Rachel Brodsky / March 30, 2015

Every Oscar Winner for Best Original Song, Ranked

It was 81 years ago when Con Conrad and and Herb Magidson took home the first-ever Oscar for Best Original Song: "The Continental," from the…
By: Andrew Unterberger / February 19, 2015

Stevie Wonder Will Receive an All-Star Grammys Tribute Next Year

Last year the Grammys honored the Beatles with an all-star special, and this year they're saluting the legendary Stevie Wonder with a two-hour…
By: James Grebey / December 15, 2014

Foregoing Sleep, Pharrell Will Instead Produce Snoop Dogg’s New Album

After publicly sparring with Iggy Azalea via Instagram this week, recent BET Hip Hop Awards host Snoop Dogg has confirmed that his new album will…
By: Brennan Carley / October 17, 2014

Stevie Wonder Helped Seth Rogen and James Franco Throw Jimmy Fallon a Birthday Party

One of the great things about the level of fame afforded to late night tv hosts is that you can enlist all sorts of…
By: Colin Joyce / September 20, 2014

Daft Punk Make Paul McCartney Smile in ‘Get Lucky’ Grammys Rehearsal Video

Before Daft Punk won the Album of the Year Grammy for Random Access Memories, the robotic French duo performed "Get Lucky" with…
By: Dan Reilly / March 19, 2014

Big Boi Mashes Up Kid Cudi and Stevie Wonder on ‘Part Time Hater’

Outkast fans will have to keep waiting for the reunited duo's next album, but at least Big Boi is taking time out of their…
By: Dan Reilly / March 18, 2014

Watch Arcade Fire Lovingly Cover Stevie Wonder’s ‘Uptight’

In case you missed it, Arcade Fire are on the road, cutting a funk-fueled swath through the heart of America. Thus far, the…
By: Chris Martins / March 11, 2014

Metallica to Perform at 2014 Grammy Awards, Their First Time in 23 Years

The performer lineup for 56th annual Grammy Awards just got more eclectic. Among acts already on the bill were Daft Punk, Kendrick Lamar, Pink,…
By: Marc Hogan / January 7, 2014

Stevie Wonder to Join Daft Punk Onstage at the 2014 Grammys

If Daft Punk perform with Stevie Wonder this month, well, the 56th annual Grammy Awards will definitely be doin' it right. The January…
By: Marc Hogan / January 6, 2014

Stevie Wonder Stands His Ground, Boycotts Florida After Trayvon Martin Verdict

The "not guilty" verdict in Trayvon Martin's shooting death has begun to draw the type of musical advocacy it deserves. On Saturday night, a jury…
By: Marc Hogan / July 16, 2013

Live-Stream Hangout Music Festival 2013 From the Comfort of Your Couch

SPIN named the 15 Must-See Acts at Hangout Music Fest 2013 — Stevie Wonder, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Kendrick Lamar, the Breeders, Public Enemy,…
By: Kyle McGovern / May 17, 2013

15 Must-See Acts at Hangout Music Fest 2013

The fourth annual Hangout Music Fest is set to turn the sandy sunscapes of Gulf Shores, Alabama, into a throbbing, pulsating, beachside blowout of classic…
By: SPIN Staff / May 9, 2013

Roger Waters Continues Crusade Against Israel, Calls for Another Musical Boycott

In what's becoming an annual tradition for the curmudgeonly former Pink Floyd frontman, Roger Waters has once again asked his fellow musicians to refrain from…
By: Daniel Kreps / March 20, 2013

Stevie Wonder, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and More Round Out Hangout Fest 2013 Lineup

It's about to get Hotter than July (in May!) because the Gulf Shores, Alabama beachside bash known as Hangout Fest has just rounded out their…
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / March 6, 2013

‘Community’ Star Gillian Jacobs on Christian Ska and Dolly Parton

Unlike the self-righteous former anarchist she plays on NBC's meta-comedy Community, Gillian Jacobs maintains a pretty tame lifestyle, heavy on mom-friendly tunes and early bedtimes. But…
By: Luke McCormick / February 21, 2013

Super Bowl 2013 Adds Gary Clark Jr., Stevie Wonder, and Alicia Keys’ National Anthem

Barack Obama's second inauguration may be forever stained by Beyoncé's lip-sync scandal, but patriotism has another shot at getting it right with Super Bowl…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 22, 2013

‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Trailer Features Unlikely Stevie Wonder Tune

Stevie Wonder's "Skeletons," the lead single off his 1987 album Characters, topped Billboard's R&B chart almost exactly 25 years ago, and just i…
By: Kyle McGovern / November 14, 2012

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Just Wants to Talk About His Kids

The fifth annual Outside Lands descends upon San Francisco's Golden Gate Park August 10-12, with Skrillex, Stevie Wonder, and Metallica topping the bill. The…
By: Devon Maloney / July 25, 2012

Outside Lands 2012 Lineup: Stevie Wonder, Metallica, Neil Young, and Skrillex

San Francisco's Outside Lands has announced its fifth-annual lineup, with top billing packing an interesting punch. Headliner spots will be taken by Stevie Wonder (one…
By: Devon Maloney / April 17, 2012
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