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Born: Jun 7, 1958 in Minneapolis, MN
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Genre: R&B, Other, Pop/Rock, Rap
Biography: Few artists have created a body of work as rich and varied as Prince. During the '80s, he emerged as one of the most singular talents of the rock & roll era, capable of seamlessly tying together pop, funk, folk, and rock. Not only did he release a series of groundbreaking albums; he toured frequently, ...Read full biography
Purple Rain
Released: 1984
Label: Warner Bros.
Critics' Rating:
Prince designed Purple Rain as the project that would make him a superstar, and, surprisingly, that is exactly what happened. Simultaneously more focused and ambitious than any of his previous records, ...Read full review
Sign 'O' The Times
Released: 1987
Label: Warner Bros.
Critics' Rating:
Fearless, eclectic, and defiantly messy, Prince's Sign 'O' the Times falls into the tradition of tremendous, chaotic double albums like The Beatles, Exile on Main St., and London Calling -- albums that ...Read full review
Prince to release new album in September
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Robin Williams, Oscar-winning comedy star of stage and screen, dies in apparent suicide at 63
Prince returns for Essence's 20th celebration
Jul 4, 11:38 PM EST
Prince's return shrouded in mystery as he helps mark Essence Fest's 20th celebration
Essence Festival marks its 20 year anniversary
Jul 2, 11:27 AM EST
Essence Festival marks 20 years with return of Prince and even more performers, programming
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