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Mariah Carey: I 'Can't Believe' Prince Has Gone

Mariah Carey ''can't believe'' Prince is gone.The 'Without You' hitmaker has paid tribute to the late singer - who passed away in April at the age of 57 from an accidental drug overdose - and...

Sheila E Almost Bailed On Prince Bet Awards Tribute

The musicia took the stage at the BET Awards last month (Jun16) for a 10-minute medley of Prince hits, but in a new interview with U.S. newsman Larry King, she admits she almost...

Prince "Secretly Bought 'Purple Rain' House" Months Before Death

Prince secretly bought the Minneapolis house which featured in his 1984, semi-autobiographical movie Purple Rain, it has been revealed. Prince purchased the property just eight months before his death and is said to have paid...

Sting Pens Bleak Prince Tribute Song

The British rocker penned a ballad, titled 50,000, the week of the Purple Rain singer's death from an overdose of painkillers in April this year (16). According to editors at Rolling Stone...

Prince Secretly Bought Purple Rain House

The three-bedroom home in Minneapolis was used as the exterior of the childhood abode where Prince's character The Kid lived in the 1984 film, and went on the market last summer (15) for...

Paul Mccartney Letter To Prince Sells For $14,000 At Auction

The note, which begins “Dear Princely person”, reveals MCCartney asking for a donation to help establish the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, which the former Beatle co-founded in 1996.According to Boston’s RR Auction company, the...

Sir Paul Mccartney's Letter To Prince Sells For £11,200

A letter written by Sir Paul McCartney to Prince has sold at auction for £11,200.The letter features the music icon asking for help establishing the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and has been sold for...

Jess Glynne Covers Amy Winehouse At Evening At The Races Show

Jess Glynne performed a touching cover of Amy Winehouse's 'Tears Dry On Their Own' at her concert at Sandown Park on Wednesday night (13.07.16).The Grammy Award-winning singer took to the stage as part of The...

Prince Divorce Lawyers Share Information To Determine Heirs To Estate

The Purple Rain singer died in April (16) without leaving a will, and under Minnesota law, his fortune, which was valued at less than $150 million (£113 million) by TMZ.com, will be divided...

Stevie Wonder Tells Fans To 'Choose Love' At Bst Concert

Stevie Wonder urged his fans to ''choose love'' as he spoke out in support of the Black Lives Matter campaign at his Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park concert in London on Sunday night...

Chaka Kahn Enters Rehab For Prescription Drug Addiction

Representatives for singer Chaka Khan have confirmed that the 63-year-old has entered rehab to battle her ‘dependence on prescription pain medications’. Kahn’s decision to seek treatment reportedly came after the passing of her friend Prince...

Paris Jackson's New Tattoo For Michael

Paris Jackson has had another tattoo tribute to her late father Michael Jackson.The 18-year-old aspiring actress - who already has an ink replica of her dad's 'Dangerous' album cover which features Michael's eyes, a crown,...

Chaka Khan Checks Herself Into Rehab For Prescription Drug Addiction

Chaka Khan has checked herself into rehab for a prescription drug addiction.The 'Ain't Nobody' hitmaker has decided to get professional help to deal with her fentanyl addiction and cites Prince's death as her motivation.In a...

Prince's Backing Band Reunite For Two Shows

Prince's backing band The Revolution have announced two reunion shows in Minneapolis.The group - comprised of Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman, Brown Mark, Dr. Fink, Bobby Z., Dez Dickerson, and André Cymone - have stayed true...

Adele Pays Tribute To Prince At Minnesota Gig

Adele paid tribute to Prince at her concert in his hometown of Minnesota on Tuesday night (05.07.16).The 'Hello' hitmaker was performing the opening night of the North American leg of her 'Adele Live Tour 2016'...

Emma Bunton Reveals Prince Loved The Spice Girls

Emma Bunton has revealed Prince was a Spice Girls fan.The 'Purple Rain' singer - who died from a fentanyl overdose in April aged just 57 - once went to see the girl group in concert...

Prince Online Museum Launches, Archiving The Star's Websites Over The Years

A detailed internet archive showcasing many of Prince’s official websites over the years has been launched today.Called the Prince Online Museum, it was made available on Monday (July 4th) and arrives precisely 10 years after...

Prince's Purple Rain Clothing Sells For $192,000

Clothes worn by Prince in 'Purple Rain' have sold for $192,000 at auction - almost $180,000 more than expected.Auctioneers Profiles in History had expected the white ruffled shirt and leather-sleeved blazer worn by the late...

Oritse Williams Pens Song For His Mother

Oritse Williams has recorded a song that is a letter to his mother.The 29-year-old former JLS star has been a carer to his mother since the age of 12 as she has multiple sclerosis and...

Prince Online Museum Launches

A Prince Online Museum has launched on Monday (04.07.16).The website (Princeonlinemuseum.com) is an archive of many of the late pop icon's websites from the last 20 years, and comes 10 years after he closed his...

Prince's Doctors Investigated By Law Enforcement Officials

Prince's doctors are being investigated by law enforcement officials. The 57-year-old singer died in April from a self-administered Fentanyl overdose and the FBI, the DEA and the Carver County District Attorney's Office are trying to...

Prince Recorded Keys On Mobb Deep And Snoop Dogg Track

Prince secretly recorded keys on Mobb Deep's song 'Thou Shall Not Kill' featuring Snoop Dogg.Havoc of the hip hop duo has revealed the late music legend - who tragically passed away in April at his...

Corinne Bailey Rae Forecasts Prince Tribute At Bst

Corinne Bailey Rae thinks Stevie Wonder is bound to pay tribute to Prince at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park.The 'Put Your Records On' hitmaker will support the 'Superstition' hitmaker when he performs his...

Prince's Purple Rain Gear Up For Auction

Bidding on the silk shirt will start at $3,000 (GBP2,250) when the eBay sale begins on Friday (01Jul16), while the corduroy jacket will be on offer for $6,000 (GBP4,500). The items are...

Sheila E Honours Former Lover Prince With New Song

The Purple Rain singer's passing aged 57 in April (16) inspired Sheila, 58, who performed and recorded as part of his band throughout the 1980s, to pen a song in his memory....

Judge Gives Prince Estate Battle Lawyers Two Weeks To Decide How Best To Proceed

More than 20 lawyers crowded into a courtroom in suburban Minneapolis on Monday morning (27Jun16) for the latest hearing into the Prince saga as state judge Kevin Eide set out to determine the...

Stars Deliver Series Of Emotional Prince Tributes At Bet Awards

The heavily trailed celebration of the singer, who died in April (16), saw a number of top musicians performing the late musician's songs throughout the ceremony, hosted by America's Black Entertainment Television Network(BET)...

Judge Returns To Prince Estate Battle

A judge will hold a hearing to discuss procedures for determining who will inherit the late music icon's fortune, in the absence of a will. It's the second hearing into the estate...

David Bowie's Hair And Prince's Guitar Sell At Beverly Hills Auction

The odd item, which was snipped from the late rocker's head by a former employee of Madame Tussauds in London who was working on the music icon's 1983 waxwork double, was one of...

Colorado Prison Inmate Is Not Prince's Son

Carlin Q. Williams has failed a DNA test, proving he is not Prince's son - and therefore is not entitled to inherit a share of the singer's $300 million (GBP204,000) estate. An...

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