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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...

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 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...

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...

Prince's Protege Also Witnessed Michael Jackson's Demise

Judith has revealed she was with Prince on 15 April (16) as he travelled from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to his home base in Minnesota after a gig and she told The New...

Prince's Protegee Recalls Terrifying Emergency Plane Landing

The Purple Rain singer, who would have turned 58 earlier this month (Jun16), passed away from an opioid overdose on 21 April (16).On 15 April Judith had been with Prince as he travelled from Hartsfield-Jackson...

Donatella Versace Shares Secret Prince Songs At Milan Fashion Show

Donatella paid a very personal tribute to the music icon, who was a close friend, by sharing tracks he dedicated to her over the years for the fashion elite as part of the...

Prince's Manager Planning To Release Previously Unheard Music

The Purple Rain singer, who would have turned 58 earlier this month (7 Jun16), passed away from an opioid overdose on 21 April (16).Prince's longtime lawyer and manager L. Londell MCMillan and Charles Koppelman have...

Laura Mvula: 'I Worry I'm Only Here As A Token Artist'

The British singer-songwriter from Birmingham, who was championed by late artist Prince, spoke of her fears ahead of her headlining gig at Somerset House. The 30-year-old Green Garden singer admits the show has helped to...

Zayn Malik Inspired By Prince When Designing Met Gala Outfit

The 23-year-old singer attended the prestigious annual event in May (16) with girlfriend Gigi Hadid, wearing a black suit with plate armour sleeves and a white shirt.His look caused quite a stir, but in a...

Prince Honoured In Harlem

Singer Meli'sa Morgan and jazz great MACeo Parker helped unveil the late superstar's plaque on the 125th Street sidewalk. Paying homage to the Purple Rain singer, Apollo Theater president and CEO Jonelle...

Nick Jonas Sacrificed Control For Musical Freedom

The 23-year-old singer has built the foundations of a strong solo career since parting ways from his sibling group Jonas Brothers in 2013. He has three solo albums to his name, with latest offering Last...

Anthony Mackie Urges Men To Be Vigilant About Health

The U.S. actor was in Britain on Sunday (12Jun16) to help Samuel L. Jackson out with his annual One For The Boys Ball, held at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. The night was a star-studded...

Adam Duritz Missed Out On Chance To Party With Prince

The Counting Crows frontman remembers receiving a call from Prince's people back in the early 1990s, when the band's tour passed through Minneapolis, Minnesota, not far from the legendary singer's Paisley Park studios,...

Prince Receives Posthumous Doctorate Degree

School President Eric Kaler reveals the award had been in the works before the Purple Rain icon, a Minnesota native, died of an opioid overdose on 21 April (16). The late...

Lionel Richie: 'Celebrity Deaths Have Been A Wake Up Call'

The legendary singer, 66, was friends with both musicians, who passed away this year (16), and Lionel is still processing the loss, admitting their untimely deaths have helped him adopt a new 'seize the day'...

Autism Rocks Benefit In London Becomes Tribute To Prince

Purple Rain star Day, the late music icon's longtime friend and collaborator, took to Facebook on Thursday (09Jun16) to announce plans to turn the charity bash into a salute to Prince, writing, "It's...

Prince's Paisley Park Studios Pitched As Tourist Attraction

The Purple Rain superstar often invited fans to attend late night parties and shows at the compound just outside his native Minneapolis, Minnesota, and now executives at the estate's special administrator Bremer Trust...

Prince's Paisley Park Estate Could Be Opened Up To Guided Tours

The company overseeing the distribution and management of Prince’s estate are considering opening Paisley Park, the massive studio complex in Minnesota that the late singer called his home, up to the public for guided tours.According...

Prince's Estate Is Open For Business

A Minnesota state judge has allowed executives at special administrator Bremer Trust to begin monetising Prince's intellectual property and unreleased recordings, many of which have been locked away in a vault at the...

New Prince School To Be Built In Malawi

The music icon's ex-wife Manuela Testolini celebrated the late music icon's birthday on Tuesday (07Jun16) by announcing plans to change the lives of "impoverished children" in the African nation by giving them an...

Prince's Alleged Heirs Given Time Limit To Make Claims

The Purple Rain singer, who would have turned 58 on Tuesday (07Jun16), passed away from an opioid overdose on 21 April (16), and didn't leave a will. According to Minnesota law, his fortune,...

Janelle Monae And The Roots Lead Prince Tribute At Bet Awards

The tribute to the Purple Rain musician, who died in April (16) aged 57 will also feature percussionist Sheila E and other yet to be announced acts. Bosses at the Black Entertainment...

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