Dave Lifton, who writes for both Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser, is a podcaster and author of several books. A native of New York, he now lives in Chicago, where he's usually staring out at Lake Michigan from his apartment or getting into arguments with Bears fans. Also, he likes Bruce Springsteen and pulled pork sandwiches.
How Prince Became a ‘Super Hero': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince gave "Super Hero" to Earth, Wind & Fire, and he also starred as a superhero in a pair of comic books.
John L. Nelson Gets His Closeup: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
'Don't Play With Love,' an album comprised of songs written by Prince's dad will be released in March 2018.
Prince Re-Records His Past for ‘Purple Medley': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince gave his back catalog the Stars on 45 treatment, delivering new versions of classics for the "Purple Medley."
Prince Mocks His Own Fame in ‘Movie Star': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Recorded two years after 'Purple Rain' made him huge, "Movie Star" finds Prince mocking his own adjustment to fame.
Prince Finally Pops The Big Question: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
"The Holy River" describes the spiritual journey Prince took that led him to propose to Mayte Garcia.
Will Liquor Be Sold at Prince’s Paisley Park During Super Bowl Week?
The city of Chanhassen, Minn., will vote to determine if alcohol can be sold at events held at Paisley Park in conjunction with this year's Super Bowl.
Why Prince Cut ‘Horny Pony’ from ‘Diamonds and Pearls': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince tried to start a new dance craze called the "Horny Pony."
Prince Goes Back to the Beginning on ‘One Song': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince kicked off 2000 by calling for a return to the way it was in the Garden of Eden on "One Song."
Prince Says ‘Te Amo Corazon’ to Salma Hayek: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince tried to jumpstart Salma Hayek's directing career by having her behind the camera for the video for "Te Amo Corazon."
Prince Calls for Gun Control on ‘The Second Coming': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
A two-minute gospel-tinged a capella track was the title for a never-completed film that served as the precursor to 'Purple Rain.'