There I sat in the press room backstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards watching Stevie Wonder perform just after receiving the Icon Award. Running over the 8pm show ending time with his performance, I’m generally not one to complain about being engrossed into his amazing singing it’s just that it was 8:05 PM in Las Vegas and my flight — the last Southwest flight of the night — was leaving at 9:25.
Starting to sweat a little, I knew I either chance missing my flight which would mean needing to find a hotel in Vegas -or- miss out on interviewing a music legend. Music legend won.
He entered the room at about 8:10. As he spoke and I [Read more…] about Stevie Wonder Talks to Breezy Mama at Billboard Awards