TITLE

Real music, real impact, real inspiration

AUTHOR(S)
Goodson, David
PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;2/28/2013, Vol. 104 Issue 9, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the professional careers of African American singers-songwriters Bilal and Stevie Wonder. The educational background of Bilal is emphasized who went to the Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts and New School. The premiere of the television program "Stevie Wonder With Friends: Celebrating a Message of Peace" featuring Stevie Wonder is highlighted.
ACCESSION #
85898304

 

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