Stevie Wonder (b. 1944) is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. Blind since almost birth, Stevie Wonder is considered a child prodigy as he topped the BillBoard Hot 100 charts at the record-breaking age of 13. Since then, Wonder has sold over 100 million records worldwide making him one of America’s most successful singers and musicians . In addition to his music career, Stevie Wonder is known for his philanthropy and has been named United Nations Messenger of Peace. Wonder has recently turned vegan for environmental reasons.
“I’ve been a vegan for two years … I’m motivating people to do something about how we are living on this planet. We have to be about making our planet more greener, the urban areas more sustainable for the children. We can’t just talk about it, we have to be about it.”