Stevie Wonder’s Grammy Honor – ‘Songs’ Back on the Road

Stevie Wonder’s Grammy Honor – ‘Songs’ Back on the Road

According to CBS’s website: 25-time Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder will be honored in a star-studded musical primetime special “Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life — An All-Star GRAMMY Salute.” It airs on CBS next Monday, February 16th at 9pm/8pm central.

The two-hour special will celebrate Stevie Wonder’s incomparable songbook, with incredible performances by Janelle Monáe, seven-time Grammy Award winner Chris Martin of Coldplay, 11-time Grammy winner Willie Nelson, and eight-time Grammy winner Usher.stevieandusher

They’ll salute the only artist to have received “Album Of The Year” honors three out of four consecutive years with “Innervisions” (1973), “Fulfillingness’ First Finale” (1974) and “Songs In The Key Of Life” (1976). Additionally, presenters and archival material will show how Stevie Wonder’s music has played a part in history and changed lives through the decades.

In other Wonder news, last month he added 11 more dates to his “Songs in the Key of Life” tour, that he’s been playing in its entirety. The new leg of the show kicks off on St. Patrick’s Day in Denver and wraps in Brooklyn on April 12th at Barclay’s.  The first leg of the tour, Wonder performed evening shows, most of the dates this time occur during the day.

Songs in the Key of Life Tour Dates:

March 17 – Denver @ Pepsi Center

March 20 – Houston @ Houston Toyota Center

March 22 – Dallas @ American Airlines Center

March 24 – New Orleans @ Smoothie King Center

March 27 – Louisville, Kentucky @ KFC Yum! Center

March 29 – Minneapolis @ Target Center

April 1 – Columbus, Ohio @ The Schottenstein Center

April 4 – Austin @ Frank Erwin Center

April 7 – Nashville @ Bridgestone Arena

April 9 – Baltimore @ Royal Farms Arena

April 12 – Brooklyn @ Barclays Center

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for the LOVE of Stevie – pnl

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