BST – The Stevie Wonder Song Party
6th July 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
BSL Interpreted Event
BSL Interpreters – Rhys Crotch, Omoyele Thomas & Donna West
BSL Performance Interpreters will be available for all acts on the Great Oak Stage (main stage) across all six shows. As of 2019 this will be provided as standard and customers do not need to request this. The BSL Interpreters for the main stage performances will be based next to the side of the main stage (on the right side of the stage if you’re facing it). To get the area where to the interpreter is located in order to see them face-to-face please visit the Accessible Customer Service Hub on arrival to the event (located by the entrance to the main stage Viewing Platform). From here one of the access team will be able to ensure you and a friend can get the right wristband to get to the area where the interpreter is located. This hub can be found on the customer map which will be made available closer to the event date.
Deaf BSL Users can buy tickets and then email the access line to let BST know you would like to access the interpreters on firstname.lastname@example.org
If you require a PA Ticket – These can be Purchased online through the website or via phone/email. All details are here : https://www.bst-hydepark.com/event-info/faqs/disability-access-faqs
Singer, songwriter, musician, and producer Stevie Wonder will headline Barclaycard presents BST Hyde Park on Saturday 6 of July 2019, with very special guest Lionel Richie.
“The Stevie Wonder Song Party: A Celebration of Life, Love & Music,” will be a summer’s night not to miss.
Stevie Wonder is one of the most celebrated and prominent figures in popular music who, at the age of 12, was the youngest recording artist to have achieved a #1 single with “Fingertips, Part 2”.
To date he has amassed 49 Top Forty singles, 32 #1 singles and worldwide sales of over 100 million units. Stevie has won 25 Grammy Awards, the prestigious Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, a Golden Globe and an Academy Award.
Lionel Richie will be amongst the very special guests sharing the Great Oak Stage on 6 July. In December 2017, Stevie Wonder performed a cover of ‘Easy’ at Richie’s Kennedy Center Honours ceremony, which left Richie visibly emotional. He later said, “I got into the business because I wanted to be like Stevie Wonder, so for all of a sudden for Stevie to be singing my song, it was surreal.”
Richie has a discography of albums and singles that are second to none. His music is part of the fabric of pop music; in fact, Richie is one of only two songwriters in history to achieve the honour of having #1 records for nine consecutive years.
Richie has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide and is an Oscar, a Golden Globe, and four-time Grammy Awards winner.