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Apollonia Records When Doves Cry For Purple Rain Movie Tribute Album

11th June 2009

PRINCE's reclusive one-time protege APOLLONIA has recorded a new version of her former boss' WHEN DOVES CRY for a PURPLE RAIN movie tribute album.Apollonia, real name Apollonia Kotero, was approached to revisit the film in...

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Prince's Song About Kristin Scott Thomas

18th May 2009

PRINCE has dedicated a new song to actress pal KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS, more than 20 years after he cast her in his movie flop UNDER CHERRY MOON. The pop superstar convinced Scott Thomas to pose topless...

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Eminem A Triple Threat On Late-night U.s. Tv

10th May 2009

EMINEM will follow U2, PRINCE and the WHITE STRIPES by staging a residency on late-night TV in America. The rapper will appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on 15 May and the 19 and 22 May (09)...

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Prince Reveals Battle With Epilepsy

28th April 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE has spoken out for the first time about his battle with epilepsy - crediting the seizure disorder with inspiring his eccentric musical persona. The Purple Rain hitmaker was tortured by fits as a...

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Prince Turned To Music To Escape Bullies

27th April 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE had credited school bullies with sparking his interest in music - because the singer began to learn piano as a means of escape. The Purple Rain hitmaker admits that when he was a...

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Prince Sued Over Shady Book Deal

22nd April 2009

PRINCE is facing legal action from U.S. literary agents amid allegations he cut them out of a publishing deal they negotiated for him. The singer reportedly agreed to be represented by the unnamed agency to secure...

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Prince Seduces Hayek In Song

8th April 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE has set his sights on newlywed actress SALMA HAYEK, dedicating a song on his new triple album to his romantic pursuit of the stunning star. The track, which appears on the disc MPLSoUND,...

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The Things They Say 11737

30th March 2009

"I didn't hit it off with PRINCE. I met him after I'd recorded NOTHING COMPARES 2 U and he said he didn't appreciate how I used bad language in my interviews. I told him to...

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Prince's Triple Treat

29th March 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE thrilled fans with three concerts in one night on Saturday (28Mar09) - all within a stone's throw of each other. The Purple Rain hitmaker kicked off his triple treat with an early evening...

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Prince Lines Up Three Shows In One Night

21st March 2009

PRINCE will perform three Los Angeles concerts in one day to launch his new albums next week (28Mar09). The Purple Rain hitmaker's new releases LOtUSFLOW3R and MPLSoUND will be available on 29 March (09), and he'll...

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Prince To Stream Into Fans' Homes

19th March 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE is set to perform from his Los Angeles mansion for fans at home - via a new Internet subscription service. Supporters who hand over an annual fee of $77 (£54) will have access...

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Prince Lines Up Four-night Stand To Say Goodbye To Leno

11th March 2009

Reclusive pop superstar PRINCE is set to make a rare TV appearance after lining up a four-night mini-concert series for America's the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. The outgoing comic will play host to the Purple...

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Jonas Brothers Dream Of Prince Collaboration

24th February 2009

The JONAS BROTHERS are eyeing another superstar collaboration following their Grammy performance with STEVIE WONDER - they want to hit the stage with PRINCE. The pop trio fulfilled a career dream when they sang with Wonder...

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Prince Dedicates Midnight Show To Oscar Winner Cruz

23rd February 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE ditched his post-Oscars bash at his Hollywood Hills home for a show at Hollywood's Avalon Ballroom. Fans and famous friends paid $100 (GBP69)-a-head to join the Purple Rain hitmaker at his Sunday midnight...

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Prince Puts His Oscars Party On Film

19th February 2009

PRINCE's Oscars party will be televised. The pint-sized pop superstar will let a film crew into his home for his second annual post-Academy Awards bash, where he'll host and perform. The footage will feature on Prince's...

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Prince To Stage Oscars Party Again

12th February 2009

PRINCE will compete with MADONNA and ELTON JOHN for big name guests on Oscar night (22Feb09) after announcing he'll host another party at his home. The pop superstar played host to Stevie Wonder, John Legend, Sean...

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Prince Plays Gig At Home

4th February 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE treated fans to a surprise performance over the internet this weekend (31Jan-01Feb09) - by broadcasting a live gig from his basement. The Purple Rain hitmaker launched his new official website by taking to...

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D'angelo Calls On Prince For Album Comeback

21st January 2009

Soul star D'ANGELO has recruited PRINCE for his long-awaited comeback album. The Brown Sugar singer has been recording tracks for James River - his first release since 2000 - with Gnarls Barkley's Cee-Lo Green, Raphael...

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Court Rules Prince Plagiarised Italian Dance Tune

12th January 2009

An appeals court in Italy has ruled pop superstar PRINCE stole his THE MOST BEAUTIFUL GIRL IN THE WORLD hit from two European songwriters. Officials at the Court of Appeal in Rome have decided the...

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Prince A Triple Threat In 2009

3rd January 2009

Pop superstar PRINCE is to release two albums in 2009. The hard-working singer/songwriter's new releases, tentatively titled MPLSOUND and Lotus Flower, will be sold in digital form on a new Prince website, according to the...

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Fascinating Fact 6513

9th December 2008

British newspaper The Mail on Sunday - which struck a deal with PRINCE to distribute his PLANET EARTH album free to readers last year (07) - has launched its own record label. Editor Peter Wright...

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Prince Brought The 'Fierce' Out In Beyonce

8th December 2008

PRINCE brought BEYONCE KNOWLES' sassy alter-ego SASHA FIERCE to the forefront when the pop diva performed with him at the 2004 Grammy Awards. The Survivor singer's family and friends insist Beyonce has always taken on...

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Prince Upset About Gay Marriage 'Misquote'

18th November 2008

Pop superstar PRINCE is livid with New Yorker magazine editors after he was misrepresented as an opponent of gay marriage in a published article. The Purple Rain hitmaker is reportedly “very angry” about comments attributed...

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Perfume Lands Prince With Lawsuit

18th November 2008

Soul superstar PRINCE is facing legal action from a perfume company after allegedly failing to fulfil duties to promote a scent named after his 2006 album 3121. Fragrance manufacturer Revelations is suing the Purple Rain...

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The Things They Say 10245

17th November 2008

"Sometimes people act surprised, but mostly they're totally cool about it... It's like Morpheus and Neo in THE MATRIX." Religious rocker PRINCE on stunning his fans by knocking door-to-door to preach about his faith as...

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Prince Preaches To U.s. Politicians

17th November 2008

Religious rocker PRINCE is knocking on the doors of U.S. politicians, preaching about his faith as a Jehovah's Witness. The Sexy M.F. singer became a Jehovah's Witness in 2001 and is using the faith to...

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Judge Orders Prince To Pay Disgruntled Video Editor

8th November 2008

Soul superstar PRINCE has been ordered to pay up for using the services of a video editor after he was sued for unpaid wages. Ian C. Lewis filed a $1 million (GBP632,900) lawsuit against the...

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Jackson Offered London Shows

8th November 2008

The brains behind the SPICE GIRLS reunion tour and PRINCE's recent London concert run are trying to lure MICHAEL JACKSON to the English capital for a string of shows. Promoters AEG Live have offered the...

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Clinton + Sheila E Go Country

6th November 2008

Funk legend GEORGE CLINTON and PRINCE's former drummer SHEILA E are to join the MONKEES MICKEY DOLENZ and actor RICHARD GRIECO for the third season of U.S. celebrity talent show GONE COUNTRY. The eclectic bunch...

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Morgan Kicked Out Of Prince's Party

1st November 2008

Funnyman TRACY MORGAN has recalled his most embarrassing moment while he was suffering from alcohol addiction - he was kicked out a house party by pop superstar PRINCE. The 30 Rock star struggled with booze...

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