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Prince Battles a Bedroom Prude Under a ‘Blue Light': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Compatibility in the bedroom can be a tricky matter for anybody in a romantic relationship – even Prince, if the lyrics of "Blue Light" are to be believed.
More than 50 Dead, Hundreds Injured in Mass Shooting at Las Vegas Music Festival
Local police said a lone gunman opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest Festival from the 32nd floor of the nearby Mandalay Bay hotel.
‘1999’ Turns 35: 10 Facts About Prince’s Joyous Apocalyptic Masterpiece
Over the years, no single song – with the undeniable exception of "Purple Rain" – has done more to introduce or define Prince to the world than "1999."
Prince and the Time Give Birth to Musical Twins: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Twins account for about three in 100 births in the United States. In terms of Prince songwriting, such a double blessing happened at least once.
Prince and Morris Day Make Learning Fun With ‘Cloreen Bacon Skin': 365 Prince Songs in a Y…
How an impromptu jam session between Prince and Morris Day turned into a fascinating, bizarre and funny 15-minute funk throwdown entitled "Cloreen Bacon Skin."
Repeat After Me: ‘Cream’ is Not a Sex Song: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince wrote many sex songs. Despite its potentially suggestive title and oversexed video, "Cream" was not one of them.
U2 Over Prince? OK, Fine, Whatever You Say, Music Industry: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince's insistence on being treated fairly by the industry took the form of playful swipes at U2 and more serious songs like "Don't Play Me."
Rick-Grohling: The Foo Fighters and Rick Astley Perform ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ Together
The Foo Fighters invited Rick Astley onstage in Tokyo to perform his 1987 smash "Never Gonna Give You Up"
Prince Barks Up the Wrong Tree With ‘Lisa': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
This was neither Prince's first nor last attempt at seducing somebody with his music. But this time out, he had absolutely no chance – and he knew it.
Prince Fulfills Guitar Fanatic Fantasies with ‘The Undertaker': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince summoned the rhythm section from his New Power Generation band in the early hours of June 14, 1993 for what became an impromptu power-trio record.