Prince

Prince Tribute Concert Lineup Announced

The Excl Energy Center in St. Paul, MN will host "The Official Prince Tribute Concert" on October 13 and the amazing lineup includes headliners Stevie Wonder, John Mayer and Christina Aguilera. Other artists scheduled to appear include Chaka Khan, Doug E. Fresh, Anita Baker and Morris Day & The...
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Rare Copy Of Prince's Unreleased 1986 "Camille" LP Up For Auction

A rare copy of Prince's unreleased 1986 LP Camille, featuring the late singer's female alter ego, is currently up for auction at RR Auction. Camille was to have been released without mention of Prince and contains eight funk songs sporting Prince's sped-up vocals. The album was scrapped just weeks...
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Prince's Paisley Park To Open For Public Tours

Prince's Paisley Park compound in Chanhassen, MN will be made into a museum and open for public tours beginning this fall. Guests will be able to tour the main floor of Paisley Park, which houses the late singer's recording and mixing studios, rehearsal spaces and private NPG Music Club. Thousands...
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Prince's "Purple Rain" Wardrobe Sells For $192,000 At Auction

Items from Prince's Purple Rain wardrobe including a white ruffled shirt and black-and-white, leather-sleeved motorcycle jacket from the 1984 film sold for $96,000 each at a Los Angeles auction last Friday. The shirt and jacket were acquired by a makeup artist who worked on Purple Rain and later...
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Prince Died Of Accidental Opioid Overdose

Prince Rogers Nelson died from an accidental opioid overdose, according to newly released toxicology results. The medical examiner's report was posted to Twitter and can be seen below. Prince was found dead at his Paisley Park home and recording compound on April 21 at the age of 57. Since his...
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Madonna To Honor Prince at Billboard Music Awards

The Billboard Music Awards announced that Madonna will pay tribute to Prince on the broadcast, set to air Sunday, May 22nd on ABC. No other details of her performance have been announced, so tune in to see what happens! © Simonwedege | Dreamstime.com 💜 pic.twitter.com/n6H0SILeok —...
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Prince Approached Journey Before Releasing "Purple Rain"

Journey songwriter/keyboardist Jonathan Cain has revealed that Prince asked his band for permission to release "Purple Rain" because the late singer thought it sounded similar to Journey's song "Faithfully." Cain recalled going to Columbia Records' offices in Los Angeles in 1984 to take a call from...
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David Gilmour Covers "Purple Rain" During London Concert (Video)

David Gilmour performed for the Teenage Cancer Trust at London's Royal Albert Hall on Sunday, April 24 and Gilmour used the occasion to incorporate Prince's "Purple Rain" into his own performance of "Comfortably Numb." Check out the live mashup in the fan-filmed video below and listen for "Purple...
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Bruce Springsteen Honors Prince With "Purple Rain" Cover (Video)

Bruce Springsteen is one of dozens of high profile artists that have paid tribute to Prince in the days following his untimely death. The Boss and the E Street Band performed a cover of Prince's "Purple Rain" at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on April 23 and the fan-filmed video can be seen below...
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"The Prince Episode" of The Simpsons That Never Aired

Al Jean, executive producer of The Simpsons, has tweeted some never-before-seen pages of a script for "The Prince Episode", an episode of The Simpsons that was written for Season 4 or 5 but never aired. The episode would have featured a return from mental patient character Leon Kompowsky, famously...
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