Latrice McGlothin

Songwriter/Recording Artist/Performer

Stevie Wonder: Happy Birthday Musical Genius - Born May 13, 1950

Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn't mean he lacks vision. --Stevie Wonder

Hello everyone,

You know that I am super excited to sing a sweet Happy Birthday song to the one and only Stevie Wonder!  

Stevland Hardaway Morris was born on May 13, 1950 in Saginaw, Michigan.  Stevie Wonder is a musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist and political activist.

 Photo by: Jacquelyn Martin Musician Stevie Wonder celebrates as President Barack Obama awards him the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. President Obama is presenting the nation's highest civilian honor to 19 artists, activists, public servants and others. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Photo by: Jacquelyn Martin
Musician Stevie Wonder celebrates as President Barack Obama awards him the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. President Obama is presenting the nation's highest civilian honor to 19 artists, activists, public servants and others. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

His achievements are numerous celebrating his work in music and civil rights to include: Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Civil Rights Museum, 25 Grammy Awards,  Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, induction into the Songwriters and Rock and Roll halls of fame, named a United Nations Messenger of Peace and earned a Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2014 from President Barack Obama.

Thank you Stevie for helping to shape music in the 20th Century and teaching us to handle issues with peace and love!  Have a Happy Birthday.

Ciao!

Latrice