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Michael Jackson Is Highest-earning Dead Musician

Michael Jackson has been named the highest-earning dead celebrity of the past year.The late Thriller hitmaker - who died in June 2009 aged 50 - has topped Forbes' annual list of the Top Earning Dead...

Prince's Vault Being Shopped To U.s. Labels For $35m - Report

The singer left a host of songs behind when he died from an opioid overdose on 21 April (16).There has been much speculation about what will happen to the music, which includes tracks such as...

John Mayer Not Performing At Prince Tribute Concert

The Daughters star was scheduled to hit the stage alongside Stevie Wonder, Christina Aguilera, Chaka Khan, and Tori Kelly on Thursday (13Oct16) in St. Paul, Minnesota, but is now "unable to attend," according...

Prince's Ex-wife Mayte Garcia Joins Tribute Concert Line-up

Dancer and singer Mayte Garcia will join Stevie Wonder, Christina Aguilera, Chaka Khan, John Mayer, and Tori Kelly for Thursday's (14Oct16) gig, which has been sanctioned by Prince's family members. Former Pussycat...

Justin Timberlake Dedicates Concert Film To Prince

The former NSYNC star's concert film, Justin Timberlake + the Tennessee Kids, will premiere on Netflix on Wednesday (12Oct16). It captures the final performance of Justin's 20/20 Experience World Tour at the MGM Grand Garden...

Prince's Remains On Show In Urn At Paisley Park

The late music icon's final resting place is in an urn, co-designed by his sister Tyka Nelson and nephew President Nelson, at his Chanhassen mansion and recording studio. The pair teamed up...

Prince's Sister Not Shocked By His Death

Prince's sister Tyka Nelson had been expecting his death for two years.The 57-year-old musician passed away at his Paisley Park home in April after an accidental overdose of the drug fentanyl but his sibling Tyka...

Prince's Sister Was Preparing For Star's Death

The singer had been preparing for her brother's death for two years before receiving news about his passing in April (16). "I knew that it was coming," she told news show Entertainment...

Prince's Paisley Park Estate To Open As Planned For Limited Tours

The late superstar's family members, in collaboration with Bremer Bank officials, who were appointed special administrators for Prince's estate following his death in April (16), announced plans to open the gates to the...

Prince's Paisley Park Opening Delayed

In August (16), Bremer Bank officials, who were appointed special administrators for Prince's estate following his death in April (16), announced the gates to the singer's private estate and production complex would open...

Jamie Lee Curtis: 'Sobriety Is My Service To Others'

The Halloween star previously battled an addiction to alcohol, but has been clean for almost 20 years and now the 57-year-old explains she wants to use her sobriety to help others....

Prince Tribute Tickets Sell Out 'Instantly'

Seats for the concert in St. Paul, Minnesota went on sale at 10am local time on Monday (19Sep16) and sold out within minutes. The gig was initially scheduled for the Minnesota Vikings'...

Prince Honoured At Minnesota Vikings Football Game

The half-time show at the newly-opened U.S. Bank Stadium was all about the state hero, who died from an accidental drug overdose in April (16). Vikings fans were bathed in purple light...

Stevie Wonder And Christina Aguilera Included In Star-studded Prince Tribute Event

Stevie Wonder is set to head up a star-studded tribute concert to the legendary Prince in St. Paul, Minnesota next month, that will also feature performances and appearances from people in the late star’s inner...

Stevie Wonder & Chaka Khan To Headline Official Prince Tribute

John Mayer, Tori Kelly, Anita Baker, Mint Condition, and Morris Day and the Time are also confirmed to perform at The Official Prince Tribute in St. Paul on 13 October (16). Prince's...

Prince Estate Sued Over Second Cancelled Party

Event planner Ricky Barron claims he has been left $56,000 (£42,330) in debt after organising a Make-A-Wish Minnesota bash to be held at the singer's compound near Minneapolis, only to have it scrapped...

Prince's Ex-wife Working On Memoir

The former dancer, who was the inspiration behind Prince's hit The Most Beautiful Girl in the World, is scheduled to release her tome entitled The Most Beautiful next April (17). In a statement released by...

Prince Estate Sued Over Cancelled Paisley Park Party

The sold-out Mixed Blood Theatre anniversary bash was scheduled to take place a month after Prince's death in April (16) and when officials at the Bremer Trust pulled the plug, the organisers were...

Stevie Nicks Hoping To Summon The Spirit Of Prince At Concerts

The Fleetwood MAC star was deeply inspired by the music icon, who passed away at the age of 57 in April (16), and wrote her hit tune Stand Back while listening to his classic Little...

The Revolution Pay Tribute To Their Legendary Frontman Prince In Minneapolis

Prince's prodigious backing band the Revolution have reunited in honour of the late 'Purple Rain' singer for the first of three shows at the Minneapolis nightclub First Avenue. It's the first time the group have...

Apollonia: 'The Grief Surrounding Prince's Death Is Overwhelming'

Apollonia, who briefly dated Prince in the 1980s, wasn't ready to open up about her time with late singer when he passed away of an accidental drug overdose in April (16), but now...

Lady Gaga Rumoured To Be Part Of Prince Extravaganza

According to a Minnesota State Arts Board newsletter, the concert will feature performances from Morris Day and the Time and Sheila E, and the late music icon's backing bands The Revolution and New...

Prince's Ex: 'I Never Saw Him Take Drugs But Always Knew He Was On Something'

Charlene Friend tells People magazine she never saw her friend-turned-boyfriend take drugs during their years together, but looking back, she's convinced he was hooked on powerful painkillers. Prince was found dead in...

Apollonia Surprises Prince Fans At Purple Rain Screening

Purple Rain: Celebration, a panel discussion and screening, was held at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills on Monday (29Aug16) and also featured cast members Jerome Benton and Jill Jones, writer/director Albert...

Prince's Paisley Park Estate To Opened For Public Tours

Paisley Park, the home and studio complex belonging to the late pop superstar Prince, is to open for public guided tours from October, according to the trust company overseeing his estate.Bremer Trust announced on Wednesday...

Prince's Paisley Park To Open Its Gates To The Public In October

Bremer Bank officials, who were appointed special administrators for Prince's estate following his death in April (16), have announced the gates to the singer's private estate and production complex will open for daily...

Coldplay Invite James Corden Onstage To Play Prince Tribute

James Corden teamed up with Coldplay to pay tribute to the late pop legend Prince at the Hollywood Rose Bowl this weekend, as the two duetted on a version of his song ‘Nothing Compares 2...

James Corden Lands Birthday Treat Onstage With Coldplay

The Into The Woods star was celebrating the eve of his 38th birthday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California when the headliners brought him up onstage. Corden, who hosts America's The...

Prince's Fentanyl Pills Not Prescribed By Doctor

A doctor did not prescribe the fentanyl Prince was killed by. The 57-year-old musician passed away at his Paisley Park home in April after a self-administered overdose of the drug but, as it was not...

Powerful Fentanyl Labelled As 'Hydrocodone' Found At Prince's Home

It has just been revealed that medication labelled as hydrocodone that was removed from Prince's home following his death actually contained dangerous amounts of the opioid fentanyl which was actually his cause of death. An...

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