The Most Iconic Photos of Stevie Wonder and His A-List Celebrity Fans

It's no secret that the most celebrated and respected star in music has a long list of celebrity fans and friends who absolutely adore him — and who certainly would want to wish him a happy birthday as he turns 71 May 13

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Cher

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The young stars, dressed in their Grammys best, embrace during music's biggest night in 1974 in L.A.

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Bette Midler

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Another iconic '70s Grammys moment: The stars' embrace at the Uris Theater in N.Y.C. (And no, it's not lost on us that he wore a denim tux well before Timberlake.)

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David Bowie

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The '70s was a magical era for music, in which these two music legends owned and pioneered their respective genres.

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Eddie Murphy

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Wonder shares a laugh with friend and comedian Murphy (whose SNL impression of Wonder is legendary) as they pose in the same dark glasses at the Red Parrot after a Radio City show in N.Y.C.

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Whitney Houston

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The love and friendship between these two music giants could not have been more evident than in this majestic photo of them hugging at an event back in 1989.

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Janelle Monae

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Another virtuosic musical talent, Monae, showed Wonder some love at his "Key of Life" Award expo in L.A. in 2017.

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Travis Scott

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The Astroworld rager could not contain his smile while attending a birthday party with Wonder at the Belasco Theatre in L.A. in 2017.

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Oprah

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The media mogul stood alongside Wonder as they attended a hurricane relief benefit at Universal Studios AMC in 2017.

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Pharrell Williams

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The artist was clearly elated to be performing alongside Wonder at his 21st annual Toy Benefit Concert in 2017.

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Chrissy Teigen & John Legend

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The couple took their opportunity to snag a photo with Wonder during their Legendary Christmas with John & Chrissy variety special in 2018.

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Smokey Robinson & Berry Gordy

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Gordy, the legendary producer who discovered both Robinson and Wonder, shared a magic moment with the two icons at Motown 60: A Grammy Celebration at the Microsoft Theater in 2019.

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Lionel Richie & Janet Jackson

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The star power in this photo is blinding with Richie and Jackson posing with Wonder backstage at Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time Hyde Park in London in 2019.

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