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Beck 'Cringed' After Hugging Prince On Stage

Beck admitted he ''cringed'' and thought he'd made Prince uncomfortable when he hugged him at the Grammy Awards in 2015.The rock musician was being presented with the Best Album prize by the 'Purple Rain' legend...

Prince's Half-sisters Threaten Lawsuit Against Executors Over Vault Removal

Prince’s half-sisters are threatening legal action against the executors of the late pop star’s estate, alleging that valuable material was removed without permission from his legendary vault of unreleased songs.Sharon and Norrine Nelson are threatening...

Prince's Boots Sell For Over $75,000 At Auction

Prince's yellow high-heeled boots have sold at an auction for over $75,000.More than 200 items belonging to the late musical icon - who passed away at the age of 57 from an accidental fentanyl overdose...

Prince's Handwritten Purple Rain Notes Expected To Reach $12k

Prince's handwritten changes to the screenplay for 'Purple Rain' are expected to make $12,000 at auction.More than 200 items are being sold off by RR Auction house, including the nine pages the late music legend...

Prince Engineer Lands Rights To Release Vault?

Prince's sound engineer has reportedly landed the rights to release his vault of unreleased music.George Boxill is said to have outbid Jay-Z's $40 million offer and Universal's $31 million with an eight-figure sum.The 'Purple Rain'...

Prince's Vault Will Be Released Says His Sister

Prince's sister Tyka Nelson says his vault of secret music will be released.The cove at his Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota, contains various demos, unheard songs, live recordings and footage of rehearsals and concerts...

Mariah Carey Gets Diva Nature From Her Mom

Mariah Carey gets her ''diva'' nature from her mother.The 'We Belong Together' hitmaker has confessed she has had her ''diva moments'' in the past but says it comes from her mom Patricia, who was an...

New Shade Of Purple Gets Named After Prince's Famous Glyph

The world's biggest authority on colour has announced that they are dedicating a gorgeous shade of purple to the late musical icon Prince, with the hue being named as his official symbol which fans refer...

Prince Honoured With Shade Of Purple

Prince is set to get his own shade of purple.The late musical icon - who passed away in April last year at the age of 57 after an accidental fentanyl overdose - has become synonymous...

Beyonce: Prince Was An Icon

Beyonce has hailed the late Prince has an ''icon'' in the foreword to the 'Prince: A Private View' book.The 35-year-old singer has reportedly written the foreword to the upcoming book on the late musical legend...

Haim's Este 'Talks To Prince In Her Head Every Day'

Haim's Este says she speaks to Prince ''in her head'' every day.The 31-year-old singer - joined in the pop three-piece with sisters Danielle and Alana - was left distraught when the late 'Kiss' hitmaker passed...

Arcade Fire Have Abba-sounding Songs Stored Away

Arcade Fire have written ABBA-sounding songs - but they are yet to release them.The American rockers aren't afraid to admit they are fans of the Swedish pop superstars - who won 'Eurovision' in 1974 -...

Prince Was 'Impossible' To Work With, Says Luc Besson

Luc Besson found Prince ''impossible'' to work with.The acclaimed movie-maker was eager to cast the iconic musician in the 1997 sci-fi film 'The Fifth Element', but the role ultimately went to American comedian Chris Tucker,...

Miguel's Responsibility Towards The Music Industry

Miguel feels ''responsible'' to lead the music industry following the deaths of Prince and David Bowie.The 'Sure Thing' hitmaker was devastated when the music legends died within months of each other last year but now...

Prince Was Given A 'Run For His Money' Working With Sheila E

Prince was given a ''run for his money'' when he worked with Sheila E. The late 'Purple Rain' hitmaker - who tragically passed away in April 2016 - worked closely with the American percussionist in...

Universal Music Group's $31m Deal For Prince Catalog Nulled

Universal Music Group's $31 million distribution deal for Prince's back catalog has been nulled.The contract has been made void after the corporation reportedly accused the estate of the late 'Purple Rain' hitmaker of fraud and...

Stevie Nicks: Prince Might Have 'Purposefully' Overdosed

Stevie Nicks has expressed a concern that Prince may have ''purposefully'' overdosed.The 'Purple Rain' hitmaker tragically passed away at the age of 57 in April last year after he overdosed on fentanyl which he was...

Prince's Fans Love 'Mystique' Of The Vault

Prince's former keyboard player Tommy Barbarella believes the ''mystique'' surrounding the late music legend's vault of unreleased music is more interesting than the reality of it.Tommy recorded and toured with the 'Purple Rain' hitmaker from...

Prince's Drummer John Blackwell Jr. Dies After Tumour Battle

Just over a year after the untimely death of R&B hero Prince, his long-time drummer John Blackwell Jr. is also announced to have died at the age of just 43 on Independence Day. The death...

Nile Rodgers Scraps Song About Prince On Chic's New Album

Nile Rodgers scrapped a song about the late Prince on his upcoming Chic album following his death last year. The 64-year-old musician penned a song about the 'Purple Rain' hitmaker - who tragically died in...

Chas And Dave Play First Gig For Six Months

Chas and Dave have played together for the first time in six months since singer Chas Hodges was diagnosed with cancer.The 73-year-old musician was diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus earlier this year but after...

Barry Gibb's Brothers Still With Him On Stage

Barry Gibb can ''still smell'' his late brothers' breaths around the microphone when he performs.The 70-year-old musician just thrilled fans with an incredible Glastonbury set on Sunday (25.06.17) which spanned his entire career, including all...

Lorde Reveals Her Love Of Challenges

Lorde feels a need to ''run toward the thing that feels challenging and scary''.The 20-year-old singer-songwriter released her second studio album, 'Melodrama', earlier this month and has revealed that the single 'Green Light' was inspired...

Prince Musical In The Works To Honour Late Star

A Prince musical is set to tour the UK in honour of the late star.The 'I Wanna Be Your Lover' hitmaker tragically passed away in April 2016 from a fentanyl overdose at the age of...

Prince's Drug Lectures

Prince used to lecture Stevie Nicks about her drug use.The 57-year-old singer died last year from an accidental overdose of the prescription painkiller Fentanyl but close pal Stevie, 69 - who previously battled cocaine addiction...

Blanket Jackson Struggles To Cope With Michael Jackson's Death

The late Michael Jackson's son Blanket Jackson reportedly had ''the most problems'' coping with his father's death. The music legend tragically passed away in 2009 from a cardiac arrest, which was believed to have been...

Prince's Six Siblings Named As Heirs To Estate

Prince's six siblings have been named as the heirs to his estate.Just over one year after the 57-year-old star was found dead at his Paisley Park estate, his sister Tyka Nelson and five half-siblings have...

Prince's Ex-wife Mayte Garcia Pays Tribute To Late Star

Mayte Garcia has paid tribute to Prince, one year after his death.The 57-year-old singer passed away from an accidental overdose on April 21, 2016 and Mayte - who was married to Prince for three years...

Anna Friel's First Crush Was On George Michael

Anna Friel's first ever crush was on George Michael.The 40-year-old British actress can vividly remember having an erotic dream about the late singer and since he tragically passed away at the age of 53 last...

New Prince Ep 'Deliverance' Pulled From Streaming Services After Lawsuit From Estate

A new EP of unreleased Prince material that was announced in time to mark the first anniversary of the late singer’s death has been pulled from iTunes and other streaming services’ release schedules after his...

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