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Did You Know? #MichaelJackson sung BACKGROUND for #StevieWonder? [Vid]

Did you know that the King of Pop, Michael Jackson sung background on Stevie Wonder’s ‘All I Do’?

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Did Ya Know? #MissyElliott’s 1st song she wrote for a celeb was for @RavenSymone!? [vid]

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Did Ya Know?? Did you know that Missy Elliott PENNED the infectious RAP debut of a young Raven-Symone!? That’s right? Missy was the one responsible for Raven’s ‘That’s What Little Girl’s Are Made Of’. See what Missy had to say about the PROCESS…
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Did Ya Know?? #StevieWonder RECORDED over 200 songs in 2.5 years for ‘Songs In The Key of Life’ [audio]

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Stevie Wonder is probably one of the GREATEST LIVING LEGENDS of our TIME!  His work, his talent and his SPIRIT is UNMATCHED.   Did Ya Know that Wonder recorded upwards of 200 songs in the making of his CLASSIC, ‘Songs In The Key of Life’!??

In April of 1974, Stevie Wonder stunned the music world by announcing that he was moving to Ghana at a press conference in Los Angeles. Wonder, who had developed a growing interest in charity work, also pledged to donate the profits from an upcoming nationwide tour to the Minisink Townhouse non-profit and their work with children in Africa. It seems he was embarking on a period of deep self-reflection and questioning what he could offer the world beyond his music. “I believe that you have to give unselfishly. You can sing about things and talk about things, but if your actions don’t speak louder than your words, you’re nothing,” Wonder told Jet magazine in a 1974 interview.
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Did Ya Know? #MissyElliott reflects on #Aaliyah’s ‘One In A Million’? [vid]

 

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Did Ya Know?  Missy Elliott and Timbaland helped USHER in a whole new type of sound in the 90’s with a little ditty called ‘One In A Million’ for Aaliyah.  It was Aaliyah who in turn elevated the sound and took it to a whole other PLATEAU!  Here is what Missy remembers about  that experience… Continue reading Did Ya Know? #MissyElliott reflects on #Aaliyah’s ‘One In A Million’? [vid]

Did Ya Know? #MissyElliott wrote #SWV’s ‘Can We’? [vid]

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Did Ya Know?  Missy Elliott PENNED SWV’s monster hit, ‘Can We’!??  Here is a MEMORY Missy shared about the EXPERIENCE…. Continue reading Did Ya Know? #MissyElliott wrote #SWV’s ‘Can We’? [vid]

Did Ya Know?? #702’s HIT ‘Where My Girls At?’ was written for another GROUP!? [details]

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DID YOU know that one of 702’s Biggest HITS, ‘Where My Girls At’ almost WASN’T!?  Missy Elliott PENNED the monster hit and she admits it was ORIGINALLY meant for another girl TRIO!! Continue reading Did Ya Know?? #702’s HIT ‘Where My Girls At?’ was written for another GROUP!? [details]