Stevie Wonder is a Frank Ocean Fan, Not a Homophobe
Stevie Wonder is one of my all-time favorite musical gurus ever, and I will stand by his side no matter what. The man is a mother flipping genius, and anyone who doesn’t agree has no right to sing along to Will Smith‘s ‘Wild Wild West‘ song ever again.
“I think honestly, some people who think they’re gay, they’re confused,” he says. “People can misconstrue closeness for love. People can feel connected, they bond. I’m not saying all [gay people are confused]. Some people have a desire to be with the same sex. But that’s them.”
I hate to pull the “he was quoted out of context” card, but I can’t help but wonder if that’s the case. The blogs reporting on this story have also failed to mention this:
Before everyone starts to get all up in arms about this, take a moment and read the full article. While there is a healthy mention of God, (GaGa does it too!) Stevie showcases an extremely intelligent, positive, and well-informed outlook on life that deserves your attention. No matter what, you can’t deny the tremendous impact Stevie Wonder has had on modern music. Hey, Frank, how do you feel about all this?
What are your thoughts? Are you forever a Stevie fan, or a part-time lover?