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Minnesota Politician Proposes Prince Bill To Lawmakers

The Purple Rain star, who was found dead at his Paisley Park home on 21 April (16), passed away in one of the few American states which does not have an explicit law...

Rare Prince Signature Up For Auction

A superfan obtained the documents for the late icon's first exclusive deal with talent agents at the Creative Artists Agency back in 2005, when she paid $10,000 (£6,930) for the papers, and now...

Prince Not Yet Laid To Rest, Say Family

Prince died at his Paisley Park home in Minnesota on 21 April (16), aged 57. Reports suggest he had the opioid painkiller Percocet in his system when he was found unresponsive in an...

Stevie Wonder Performs At Prince Tribute Concert

The free gig, which took place at City Hall, also featured appearances by Eric Benet, Aloe Blacc, Faith Evans, and Deitrick Haddon. Benet, who covered Wanna Be Your Lover and Raspberry Beret,...

Snoop Dogg Wants To Come Back As A Butterfly In His Next Life

The 44-year-old Gin and Juice hitmaker has amassed an estimated net worth of around $135 million (£94 million) since his first album Doggystyle debuted in 1993, according to website Celebrity Net Worth, but he has...

Sinead O'connor 'Amused' By Arsenio Hall Lawsuit

The Irish singer is being sued for "not less than $5 million" after claiming Hall provided Prince with the drugs that allegedly killed him last month (Apr16). The funnyman wasn't laughing as...

Judge Allows Prince Estate Administrators To Test Purple Rain Star's Blood

Judge Kevin Eide has recognised there may be some claims from people insisting they are the rightful heirs to the Purple Rain singer's fortune, and so on Friday (06May16), he gave Bremer Trust...

Prince Told Pals He Was 'Doing Fine' Days Before His Death

Worried members of the music icon's inner circle attempted to get in touch with him following reports suggesting he was so ill after a gig in Atlanta, Georgia a week before he died,...

Jamie Lee Curtis: 'I Was Toxic Like Prince, Too'

The Purple Rain icon died on 21 April (16) and although a cause of death has yet to be revealed, multiple reports suggest he had been overusing Percocet to cope with a longrunning...

Faith Evans & Eric Benet To Headline Free Prince Tribute

Thousands of adoring fans are expected to gather at a free public memorial on the south lawn of City Hall at 5pm local time for an event which will stretch into the evening....

Prince's Hairstylist: 'He Was Always Fly'

The world is still mourning the loss of the music icon, who passed away on 21 April (16) aged 57. His impressive vocals and lyrics weren't the only things that gained him recognition as he...

Glastonbury Plans Prince And David Bowie Tributes

Glastonbury Festival is planning a tribute to Prince, in addition to its confirmed plans to commemorate the late David Bowie next month.The festival’s organiser Emily Eavis told the BBC on Wednesday (May 4th) that a...

Arsenio Hall Sues Sinead O'connor For Defamation

The Irish singer, who enjoyed massive chart success with a cover of the late music mogul's Nothing Compares 2 U, stunned fans over the weekend (01May16) when she alleged Prince was a "longtime...

Madonna Remembers Prince In Another Emotional Post

The Kiss singer/songwriter had grown close to Madonna during the 1980s as they both shot to superstardom, collaborating on two tracks for the Queen of Pop's 1989 release, Like a Prayer.Following the singer's untimely death...

Helen Mirren Wins Twerk Off At Charity Gala

The 70-year-old actress is known for being young at heart, and showed that she's very much in touch with today's youth as she hosted the Stuttering Association for the Young gala with Kelli O'Hara in...

Drug Enforcement Agency Officials Join Prince Death Investigation

DEA experts and the U.S. Attorney's Office have been drafted in to help Carver County Sheriffs determine the cause of the Purple Rain singer's death. "The DEA and U.S. Attorney's Office are...

Prince & David Bowie Tributes Set For Glastonbury

Bowie headlined the festival in 2000, but Prince never quite made it to the main stage, despite organisers' efforts to book him. Glastonbury boss Emily Eavis tells the BBC that Prince's appearance...

Prince Was Scheduled To Meet With Opioid Addiction Doctor The Day After He Died

As the mass media continues to speculate as to the cause of Prince’s death, a Californian doctor has claimed that he was scheduled to meet with the legendary artist on April 22nd – the day...

Prince 'Had Agreed To See Addiction Doctor' - Report

The Purple Rain singer passed away aged 57 on 21 April (16) at his Paisley Park mansion in Minnesota. U.S. authorities are yet to determine a cause of death pending the results of...

Arsenio Hall: 'I Can't Dwell On The Image Of Prince Dying Alone'

The Purple Rain singer's body was found in a lift at his Paisley Park complex just outside Minneapolis, Minnesota last month (21Apr16), and comedian Hall admits he can't get the image of his...

Arsenio Hall's Representative Fires Back At Bizarre Sinead O'connor Drug Claims

The singer, who scored a massive international hit with her cover of Prince's Nothing Compares 2 U, blamed Arsenio for providing the music icon with drugs that may have killed him in a...

Prince Beats Michael Jackson's Digital Songs Chart Sales Record

Sales of Purple Rain and When Doves Cry give the music icon the top two spots on the countdown, while Little Red Corvette, Let's Go Crazy, 1999, Kiss, and Raspberry Beret also hit...

Judge Confirms Special Administrators For Prince Estate

The Purple Rain hitmaker's sister, Tyka Nelson, and four of their five half-siblings appeared in a Carver County court in Minnesota on Monday morning (02May16) for the first probate hearing regarding the superstar's...

Nelly Furtado: 'We Owe It To Prince To Fight For Youtube Royalties'

The singer has joined rocker Nikki Sixx, who recently helped to launch a campaign calling on executives at Google to match the money paid by music streaming services whenever users play one of...

Prince's Half-brother Wants To Release Singer's Vault Music

The singer died last month (Apr16) aged 57. Following his untimely death, it was claimed that he had left behind unreleased music in a vault in his Paisley Park Studios estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota. And...

George Lopez Donates Funds To Prince's Family

The Purple Rain icon passed away at his Paisley Park studios compound in Minnesota without leaving a will, and last week (29Apr16), a judge approved a request by the singer's sister, Tyka Nelson,...

Prince's Chef: 'He Battled Stomach And Throat Issues Before His Death'

The music legend passed away at his Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota on 21 April (16). A cause of death has yet to be released, but police are currently looking into claims...

Prince 'Had Unreleased Music Locked In Vault'

The Purple Rain icon was found unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park Studios estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota, on 21 April (16), and was subsequently pronounced dead at the age of 57....

Prince's Iconic 'Purple Rain' Jacket Goes Up For Auction

Prince’s iconic jacket from 1984 movie Purple Rain is set to be sold at auction in June by California auction house Profiles in History. The jacket was worn by the late singer in the film,...

Beyonce Sipping Lemonade Atop U.k. Albums Chart

The superstar surprised fans by dropping her sixth solo project last weekend (23Apr16) and now it has earned her her third number one in Britain, following previous chart-toppers Dangerously in Love in 2003...

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