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12/13/15-Prince's new CD!

Multi-platinum music icon Prince has surprised fans globally with the unexpected release of a new 12-song album, HITNRUN PHASE TWO. The expansive collection of songs features his super-group The New Power Generation. The album was meticulously crafted over a nearly four-year period – gradually adding songs until the sequence was perfected and ready for release. A 16-member horn section is featured throughout the album, combining Prince's NPG HORNZ and Minneapolis' […]

todayDecember 13, 2015

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6/15/15-Prince & Stevie Wonder for Prez

Prince reportedly brought Stevie Wonder on stage during a special show at the White House over the weekend. The reclusive singer performed for US President Barack Obama and his wife First Lady Michelle at their iconic home on Saturday evening. The event was in honour of African-American Music Appreciation Month, with the inclusion of Stevie said to be a total surprise. There were apparently 500 lucky guests who joined the […]

todayJune 15, 2015

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5/1/15-Prince's Baltimore song

Prince has just recorded a new song that addresses the unrest in Baltimore and the socio/political issues around the country in the wake of a slew of killings of young black men. Moved by the recent unrest in Baltimore, singer-songwriter Prince is showing his support with this new track, which criticizes the killing of young African-American man. The song is a tribute to all of the people of the city […]

todayMay 1, 2015

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10/16/14-Prince on SNL

Prince returns to the SNL stage on November 1st marking his third time as musical guest. The evening also marks former SNL cast member Chris Rock's return as host. The November 1st performance promises to be one for the record books and will feature his band, 3RDEYEGIRL (Guitarist Donna Grantis, drummer Hannah Ford Welton and bassist Ida Nielsen). This is the first television performance from Prince since the release of […]

todayOctober 16, 2014

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1/4/14-Prince to become sitcom star!

Prince will become a sitcom star in 2014. He has agreed to appear on "New Girl," the hit TV show starring Zooey Deschanel. Prince will make his situation comedy debut on February 2 as a guest star on the Fox show New Girl. The show will have Prince playing himself and, according to the site Dr. Funkenberry, will be centered around his star-studded house parties. E! has added that he […]

todayJanuary 5, 2014

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1/20/13-Prince to receive icon award!

Billboard announced today that music legend Prince will be honored at their music awards this year, receiving the Billboard Icon Award and performing at the ceremony. Prince promised his fans that this year would be big, and now Billboard is doing their part by making 2013 the year they award Prince the coveted Billboard Icon Award at the May 19 ceremony. Last year's recipient of the award was Stevie Wonder, […]

todayJanuary 20, 2013

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11/02/11 – Prince: Oh, Canada!

Famed musician Prince, who wrapped up his tour of Europe this summer, announced plans to hit Canada for an 11-date run beginning late November. Dubbed "Welcome 2 Canada," Prince plans to launch the tour with a two-night stand in Toronto on November 25-26. The tour stops in cities including Halifax, Montreal, and Vancouver, and wraps up on December 17 in Victoria, British Columbia.

todayNovember 2, 2011

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