Stevie Wonder to receive Icon Award from Legal Defence Fund

The legendary musician's award ceremony will take place on 10 May at the 34th National Equal Justice Awards Dinner, to be held in New York City. According to a statement obtained by Billboard, Wonder will be honoured for: “his steadfast work throughout his illustrious career spanning over half a century which embodies LDF's values and demonstrates his commitment to confronting the barriers that face Black Americans and other marginalised communities.” Stevie Wonder's statement via Billboard. Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones will also be recognised with the Spirit of Justice Award.