IN CASE YOU MISSED IT// Stevie Wonder to Join Apollo Theater Walk of FamePublished by Monica Williamson on Friday, February 4, 2011 at 9:06 am.
The famed Apollo Theater—”where stars are born and legends are made”— will pay tribute to the legendary Stevie Wonder by inducting him as a name on the Apollo Theater Walk of Fame. Wonder, who was first introduced to the theater’s audience in 1962 at the of 12, has amassed over 50 Billboard Top 40 hits including “For Once in My Life,” “Sir Duke,” and the classic ballad, “Ribbon in the Sky.”
Launched in May 2010, the walk of fame has honored Smokey Robinson, Aretha Franklin, Michael Jackson, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Ella Fitzgerald, Quincy Jones, Little Richard and James Brown.
Wonder will be officially inducted into the Apollo Walk of Fame in a special ceremony in New York City on June 13th.