Rocker and right-wing extremist Ted Nugent took particular umbrage to Wonder’s proclamation, lashing out at the soul music icon during a radio interview.
Bruce Springsteen is the latest musician to address the Trayvon Martin verdict.
At a concert in Quebec City on Sunday (July 14), Wonder announced that he would no longer be performing in Florida until the controversial Stand Your Ground Law, which says a person may justifiably use force in self-defense if there is reasonable belief that they are being threatened, was “abolished.”
Legendary soul musician Lester Chambers was hospitalized Saturday night (July 13) after an attack at the Russell City Hayward Blues Festival in Hayward, California. The assault occurred on stage after Chambers performed The Impressions’ “People Get Ready,” dedicating the socially and politically charged song to Trayvon Martin.
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – CBS News has confirmed that charges against George Zimmerman will be filed Wednesday afternoon in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Chaka Khan has announced an all-star collaboration of R&B artists and celebrities on a tribute song to Trayvon Martin, who died in Florida a month ago.