April 5, 2018
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Stevie Wonder posted his first tweet ever, and it was everything! The iconic musician tweeted a video he produced filled with some of the biggest stars and public figures to pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King on the 50th anniversary of his death.
Some of the stars who made appearances in the production include Barack and Michelle Obama, Jamie Foxx, Mary J. Blige, Serena Williams, Whoopi Goldberg, Common, Mariah Carey, Smokey Robinson and so many more! The celebrities inspired the word by expressed their hopes for the future which paid homage to King’s 1963 “I Have a Dream” speech in the video entitled The Dream Still Lives.
“Although Dr. King left us 50 years ago, his dream is still within all of us,” said the legendary singer, who has long fought for the legacy of the activist and leader.
Check out the full video below!
On April 4th, 1968 at 7:05 p.m. central time, Dr. King’s life was cut tragically short. 50 years later a need for his dream to be fulfilled is far greater than ever.
Share your dream & post your own #DreamStillLives video. Spread love…spread hope. pic.twitter.com/51BaCW78GC
— Stevie Wonder (@StevieWonder) April 5, 2018
Similarly at the 49th NAACP Image Awards, which aired on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, many celebrities expressed how they carry out the vision of the civil rights icon. Loretta Devine, Isaiah Washington, Sterling K. Brown, and many others shared with us how they #RepresentTheDream. Check out some of the video below!
TELL US: How do you #RepresentTheDream?