35 Unforgettable Moments From ‘Purple Rain’
The movie that propelled Prince to superstardom turns 35.
Why Prince Shot Down a Collaboration With Nas
Despite declining an offer to collaborate, Prince remained close friends with the rapper.
Chaka Khan Says Prince’s Death Got Her Off Painkillers
Chaka Khan says that Prince's shocking 2016 death is what finally motivated her to kick her own painkiller addiction.
35 Years Ago: Mayte Turns the Tables With ‘The Most Beautiful Boy in the World’
The singer's lead single was a female reinterpretation of the Prince hit.
35 Years Ago: ‘Ice Cream Castles’ Signals the End for the Time
The band's most commercially successful album to date also signaled the end of an era.
5 Reasons Janet Jackson Belongs in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
When you list the artists who've been snubbed by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, one of the most jaw-dropping has to be Janet Jackson.
The Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock Buys a Really Green House for $1.7 Million
Adam Horovitz paid more than the asking price for a more than 100-year-old house in Southern California.
Eazy-E Clowns Dr. Dre: Oct. 19 in Hip-Hop History
Black Moon debuts, Erick Sermon goes solo, Eazy-E releases a scathing Dr. Dre diss, MeShell Ndegeocello creates a new soul standard, U-God and Pharoahe Monch make their solo debuts.
Ludacris Becomes a Star With ‘Back for the First Time': Oct. 17 in Hip-Hop History
Whodini becomes the first hip-hop act to chart in the Top 40, Deltron 3030 visits the dystopian future, Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek team up, Ludacris drops his major label debut, and Eminem and Wyclef Jean are born.
Man Shot by San Diego Police Outside Ice Cube Concert
The man began firing shots when he was told he couldn't get a ticket to Ice Cube's sold-out show.