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Celebrating The Birthday Of Musical Genius Stevie Wonder

Sunday, May 9

Gospel great Kirk Franklin has a timely new remix of “Can You Feel It” by The Jacksons featuring Tamela Mann.We’re also celebrating the birthday of musical genius Stevie Wonder, who turns 71 on May 13. Hear several of his classic tunes and an interview with his childhood friend Margaret Terry from Detroit. Plus, Soulsations listener Terry Atwater from Wichita shares his DoubleTake pick: “At Your Best (You Are Love)” by the ever soulful Isley Brothers and covered by the talented Aaliyah.

Carla Eckels is Director of Organizational Culture at KMUW. She produces and hosts the R&B and gospel show Soulsations and brings stories of race and culture to The Range with the monthly segment In the Mix. Carla was inducted into The Kansas African American Museum's Trailblazers Hall of Fame in 2020 for her work in broadcast/journalism.