The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) announces legendary songwriter, musician and singer Stevie Wonder will receive an all-star tribute for his lifetime achievement on UNCF's annual televised fund-raiser, "An Evening of Stars."
Among the artists confirmed for the tribute are American Idol winner Fantasia, Grammy Award winning rockers Maroon 5, Neo-Soul starlet India.Arie, R&B diva Toni Braxton, actress Ruby Dee, "CSI" actor Gary Dourdan, "The Wire" actor Idris Elba, actress Vivica A. Fox, rap marvel Doug E. Fresh, actor Terrence D. Howard, comedian D.L. Hughley, actress and the voice of Huey and Riley Freeman of the Boondocks, Regina King, actor-producer Tyler Perry, Emmy nominee Jeremy Piven from HBO's "Entourage" , entertainer and former NBA all-star John Salley, actor-director Robert Townsend, and the first two recipients of the UNCF Award of Excellence, Lou Rawls and Quincy Jones.
The four-hour tribute, taped at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood, CA, will air nationwide January 7th.