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Want To See Prince Perform With 21-Piece Band At Sxsw?

250 lucky competition winners will get the chance to see Prince perform with a 21-piece band at the SXSW closing party this week. The legendary singer has been confirmed as a performer for one of...

Stars Turn Out For Prince Celebration Show In New York

Elvis Costello, the Roots and D'angelo came together in New York on Thursday night (07Mar13) to celebrate the music of Prince at a special charity concert.Bettye LaVette, The Waterboys and comedienne Maya Rudolph's Prince covers...

Prince Apologises For Damaging Borrowed The Roots Star's Guitar During Tv Set

Prince has apologised to The Roots' musician Kirk Douglas after trashing his guitar during a late-night Tv set in New York last week (01Mar13).The enigmatic Purple Rain hitmaker asked to borrow Douglas' 1961 Epiphone Crestwood...

Ke$ha Was A Serial Breaker-and-enterer

Ke$ha was a ''serial breaker-and-enterer'' when she was younger. The 'Tik Tok' star was desperate to get her early tracks heard, and would stop at nothing to get the biggest stars to listen to her...

Stars To Pay Tribute To Prince At New York Benefit

Elvis Costello, the Roots and D'angelo will be among the artists paying tribute to the music of Prince at a special charity concert in New York next month (Mar13).The stars will take over Carnegie Hall...

Sinead O'connor: 'I Had Violent Clash With Prince'

Sinead O'connor "detests" pop star Prince, the man who wrote her biggest hit, and became embroiled in a "violent" clash with him when they first met.The Irish singer shot to worldwide fame in 1990 with...

Prince Slams Madonna, Maroon 5 Too; He's Back!

Prince didn't waste any time in reigniting old feuds. Just days after releasing new material; the single 'Screwdriver', with an all-female trio, the legendary pop icon is speaking about Madonna, again. When talking about his...

Prince: 'Maroon 5 Should Not Have Recorded Kiss Cover'

Soul superstar Prince has taken aim at Maroon 5 for recording a cover version of his hit song Kiss, insisting their rendition adds nothing new to the classic track.The Moves Like Jagger hitmakers, fronted by...

Prince's New Song 'Screwdriver' Is A Glam-rock Stomper

If Prince releases a song called ‘Screwdriver,’ you can bet your bottom dollar that he’s not started waxing lyrical on the pros and cons of various DIY tools.Sure enough, Prince’s latest song has the 54...

Prince Releases New Single Screwdriver

Prince has released a surprise new single called 'Screwdriver'. The 54-year-old singer and his new all-female group - drummer Hannah Ford, guitarist Donna Grantis and bassist Ida Nielsen - have uploaded a full version...

New Prince Song 'Screwdriver' Appears On The Net (Video)

New Prince material has surfaced, as he and his new new rock 'n' roll trio -guitarist Donna Grantis, drummer Hannah Ford, and bassist Ida Nielsen - release Screwdriver. Check out the new song: Donna Grantis...

Prince To Be Honoured At Billboard Music Awards

Prince will be honoured with an Icon Award at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards.The ceremony is seen as one of the most prestigious in the world behind the Grammys, and it will honour the 'Purple...

Prince To Be Feted At Billboard Music Awards

Legendary soul star Prince will get the royal treatment at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards later this year (13) when he is feted with the Icon Award.The Purple Rain hitmaker will hit the stage at...

Lady Gaga Wants To Restore Neverland

Lady Gaga wants to invest in Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch. The 'Bad Romance' singer is a huge fan of the late eccentric pop star and would love to see his old home restored it to...

Prince Boosted Delilah's Confidence

Delilah says singing with Prince helped her come out of her shell as a singer. The 'Shades of Grey' musician toured with the 'Purple Rain' star in Australia and was the most nervous she had...

The Roots Staging Prince Tribute Show For Charity

The music of soul superstar Prince is set to be celebrated at a special benefit concert featuring hip-hop collective The Roots, Booker T. Jones, rapper Talib Kweli and funk rockers Living Colour.The show will feature...

Hot Chip: Prince Still Sounds Modern

Hot Chip think Prince's music still sounds modern.Band members Alexis Taylor and Joe Goddard praise the 'Purple Rain' hitmaker - who is counted as one of the defining artists of the 80s for hits...

Chromeo Dj For World Aids Day

Chromeo DJed for World AIDS Day in New York City last night (29.11.12).The electro-pop group played a set in the city's Meatpacking District in Manhattan in association with Belvedere vodka and charity (RED).Their typically...

Prince Sends Cease And Desist Order To U.s. Artist

Pop superstar Prince has fired off a cease and desist letter to an artist in Washington over copyright complaints.Troy Gua launched a photo fan tribute to the star in his native Seattle last year (11),...

Kristen Stewart And Robert Pattinson Are Back In A ''Magical Place''

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart's relationship is back in a ''magical place''.The 'Twilight Saga' co-stars - who rekindled their four-year romance after Kristen had an affair with her 'Snow White and the Huntsman' director Rupert...

Sean 'Diddy' Combs Bounces Back From Car Accident To Party

Hip-hop mogul Sean '' Combs brushed off injuries he sustained in a recent car accident and channelled soul superstar Prince as he attended a Halloween party at the Playboy Mansion this weekend (27Oct12).The rapper suffered...

Robert Pattinson And Kristen Stewart's Romantic Date

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart enjoyed a romantic date in Los Angeles on Thursday (25.10.12).The 'Twilight Saga' co-stars - who recently reconciled after Robert forgave her for cheating on him with married director Rupert Sanders...

Foster The People Frontman Thrown Out Of Prince Gig

Foster the People frontman Mark Foster was kicked out of a Prince gig last night (25.10.12). The 'Pumped Up Kicks' hitmaker was escorted out of The Sayers Club in Hollywood when he was spotted by...

Kristen Stewart And Robert Pattinson Go To Prince Concert On A Date?

Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson were spotted letting off some steam at a Prince concert, which should go some way towards answering the ‘are they still together?’ question. According to TMZ, “Rob and Kristen rolled...

Mark Foster Kicked Out Of Prince Gig For Cell Phone Use

Foster The People frontman Mark Foster begged security guards to let him back into a Prince concert after he was kicked out for using his cell phone during the show.The rocker attended a surprise gig...

Stars Flock To Secret Prince Gig

Stars including Will.I.Am, Christina Aguilera and Mika flocked to a tiny venue in California on Tuesday night (23Oct12) for a secret gig by Prince.The Purple Rain hitmaker performed for fans at the 150-capacity Sayers Club...

Prince Files Suit Against Collections Agency

Singer Prince has filed a lawsuit against a California collections agency.The Purple Rain hitmaker claims chiefs at Capital Asset Protection (Cap) withdrew $166,228 (£103,893) from his bank account in June (12) to settle his debt...

Beyoncé At The Super Bowl: A Perfect Match

Beyonce being announced to perform at the Super Bowl was like the Coca Cola Christmas ad or watching Forest Gump on a public holiday: it just felt right. And given the pantheon of stars to...

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