Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder!
Tuesday’s One Cup of Java Challenge question asks you to name the entertainer celebrating his 58th birthday today, based on the clues provided. In 1999, at age 49, he became the youngest ever recipient of the Kennedy Center honors for lifetime achievement. He is over six feet tall despite his original nickname. He’s responsible for the first ever live recording to top the Billboard song charts, and he once recorded an instrumental jazz album under the name Eivets Rednow. Your One Cup question this morning: based on the clues provided, name this Grammy and Oscar winner who once announced he was running for Mayor of Detroit.
Answer: Stevie Wonder (Eivets Rednow spelled backwards)