★ROCK STAR MONDAY★: STEVIE WONDER

This week in ★ROCK STAR MONDAY★: STEVIE WONDER     Stevie Wonder was born 6 weeks premature.  His retinas became detached and he would never experience eyesight.  Wonder says, 'Just because a man lacks the use of his eyes doesn't mean he lacks vision.'  He has taken what 'he gots to work with' and made major achievements in music while actively supporting many causes.  Stevie is the recipient of hundreds of awards and is known globally for his music and activism.  His music has influenced millions, including fellow artists, many of whom he has collaborated with. Being blind has never stopped Wonder, and he's never felt disadvantaged.  His mother left his father when he was 4, and moved Stevie and his 5 siblings to Detroit.  He became active in the choir and taught himself to play multiple instruments.   At age 11, Ronnie White of The Miracles brought Stevie to Motown where he was introduced to Berry Gordy, who signed him to Motown.  At...
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