Questlove to Make Directorial Debut With ‘Black Woodstock’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson will direct “Black Woodstock,” a feature documentary about the Harlem Cultural Festival, Variety has learned. Held in 1969, the outdoor festival featured performances from some of the leading black musicians of the day — a group of heavy-hitters that includes Sly and the Family Stone, Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, B.B. King, the 5th Dimension, David Ruffin, Mahalia Jackson, the Staple Singers, and … Continue reading Questlove to Make Directorial Debut With ‘Black Woodstock’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Stevie Wonder to perform Songs In The Key of Life at BST Hyde Park 2016

Wonder, 65, will perform his album Songs In The Key of Life in its entirety at the Barclay Card Presents British Summer Time Hyde Park festival on July 10. The performance will mark 40 years since the album – which was hailed as the greatest of all time by Prince and Sir Elton John – was released.   Read more >>> Continue reading Stevie Wonder to perform Songs In The Key of Life at BST Hyde Park 2016