Stevie Wonder Song Party: A Celebration of Life, Love & Music
Type of Event
starting at $75
The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor
Tue Nov 06 2018Buy Tickets
STEVIE WONDER ANNOUNCES “THE STEVIE WONDER SONG PARTY: A CELEBRATION OF LIFE, LOVE & MUSIC” AT CAESARS WINDSOR ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6 AT 8 PM
Stevie Wonder is one of the most celebrated and prominent figures in popular music who, at the age of 12, was the youngest recording artist to have achieved a #1 single with “Fingertips, Part 2”.To date he has amassed 49 Top Forty singles, 32 #1 singles and worldwide sales of over 100 million units. Stevie has won 25 Grammy Awards, the prestigious Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, a Golden Globe and an Academy Award.
As an activist, Stevie also spearheaded the realization of “Martin Luther King Day” as a national holiday. His participation in the “We Are The World” fundraiser for hunger in Africa was a music industry milestone while his involvement to put an end to apartheid in South Africa is legendary. He is the youngest recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors, and is a Commander of France's National Order of Arts and Letters.
Stevie was awarded the Library of Congress' Gershwin Prize for Popular Song and performed his commission, “Sketches Of A Life," which placed him in a very select group of eminent composers who have received library commissions, including Aaron Copeland, Leonard Bernstein and Paquito D'Rivera.
Stevie has received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and he is a designated U.N. Messenger of Peace with special focus on persons with disabilities. He continues to be a pivotal influence in U.S. and world events, demonstrating the activism that has made him such a vital voice for social progress and world harmony.
Don't miss your chance to see Stevie Wonder live! Tickets start at $75 Canadian, and will go on sale Friday, September 21 at noon at the Box Office and ticketmaster.ca