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Prince

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.
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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 reaches agreement with music label
Apr 18, 11:37 AM EST
Prince owns his own songs, reaches agreement with Warner Bros. Records after disputes, battles
Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival
Apr 12, 7:38 AM EST
Outkast reunite after near decadelong hiatus as headliners at Coachella music festival
Genie in 'Aladdin' a is 'a kid in a candy store'
Mar 17, 8:35 AM EST
James Monroe Iglehart, the genie in Broadway's 'Aladdin' is 'like a kid in a candy store'
Spain: Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies at 66
Feb 26, 12:36 PM EST
Spain's world-renowned flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies in Mexico beach resort at age 66