Corey Irwin is a writer and editor for Ultimate Classic Rock. He’s spent more than 15 years working in radio, including stints in Los Angeles and San Francisco. In addition to UCR, he has written for Diffuser, Ultimate Prince and Music Connection Magazine
How Prince Created ‘Another Lonely Christmas’
As its title suggests, the song wasn't your typical festive holiday tune.
Why Danny Elfman Refused to Co-Write ‘Batman’ Score With Prince
The composer threatened to quit the film if he had to collaborate with Prince.
How Prince and Chris Rock Forged a Friendship
The comedian and music icon shared a mutual admiration.
Prince’s ‘Saturday Night Live’ History
He appeared as the musical guest, was spoofed in sketches and always seemed to have lasting presence on the late-night program.
Prince Gets Animated in New ‘Holly Rock’ Video
Prince originally gave the song to Sheila E. in 1985.
July 4, 2004: Prince Laments Our ‘United States of Division’
Released on Independence Day 2004, the song touched on some of the biggest issues dividing American society.