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3/24/21-Prince Anniversary

  Source: music-news.com Prince fans have been invited to mark the fifth anniversary of the music icon's death with a free visit to his Paisley Park compound. The Purple Rain hitmaker passed away at his Chanhassen, Minnesota estate on 21 April, 2016, and on the upcoming anniversary, officials are throwing open the doors to the superstar's former home-turned-museum for devotees to pay their respects in the atrium. A statement reads: […]

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4/25/19-Prince unreleased

Prince will forever be remembered as a commanding live performer, chart-topping recording artist, and music business revolutionary. Yet for all the time he spent in the spotlight over his four-decade-long career, Prince also worked tirelessly behind the scenes to nurture talent and pen songs for the rising artists he respected. This June, The Prince Estate, in partnership with Warner Bros. Records and TIDAL, will release Originals, a 15-track album featuring […]

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11/29/16-Prince Celebration

Prince's life will be celebrated at his Paisley Park home and recording studio complex in Minnesota on the first anniversary of his death in April. Family and friends are planning a four-day festival at the compound. Celebration 2017, which will begin on April 20th, will feature performances from Prince's bands The Revolution and 3rdEyeGirl, and longtime pal and Purple Rain co-star Morris Day. More acts will be announced in the […]

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10/30/16-Prince Honored

The mayor of Prince's Minneapolis hometown dubbed Friday Paisley Park Day as his fabled recording compound officially reopened as a museum. Earlier this month, officials at the Chanhassen City Council postponed the complex's planned 6 October opening amid concerns about traffic and parking issues. A few tours were still permitted, but many fans who had already made plans to attend the opening were left disappointed. On Monday, council bosses approved […]

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9/2/16-Apollonia on missing Prince

Prince's former lover and Purple Rain co-star Apollonia Kotero is suffering from a broken heart following the singer's death. 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, but now she has taken to Facebook to write an open letter to her late friend and mentor detailing how she […]

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6/10/16-Lionel Richie misses pals

Lionel Richie is living his life with meaning following the deaths of fellow superstars David Bowie and Prince. The legendary singer, 66, was friends with both musicians, who passed away this year, and Lionel is still processing the loss, admitting their untimely deaths have helped him adopt a new 'seize the day' attitude. "Every time we get a reminder like this, I use it as a big wake up call […]

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4/27/16-Apollonia on Prince

Prince's former lover Apollonia Kotero has broken her silence following the music icon's death last week, assuring fans she will pour out her feelings when "it's appropriate". Two days after stating she was not ready to express "what's in my heart" in a simple note on Instagram, the Purple Rain star took to Facebook on Tuesday to thank fans for their support. The 56-year-old former lead singer of Apollonia 6 […]

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4/21/16-Prince Dead at 57

The legendary musician Prince has died, He was 57. His body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota on Thursday morning. The singer, born Prince Rogers Nelson, had a medical emergency on April 15 that forced his private jet to make an emergency landing in Illinois. He performed the following day, however, insisting that he was just battling the flu. He recently cancelled two shows due to health […]

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2/17/16-Vanity Dead

Denise Matthews, who as Vanity fronted the group Vanity 6 but was best known for her collaboration with Prince, has died at a hospital in Fremont, California. Her death was confirmed by Gisela Hernandez, spokeswoman for Washington Hospital Health Care System. Hernandez did not say when Matthews died or under what circumstances. She was 57 years old, according to her biography on the Internet Movie Database. Matthews was born in […]

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