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Watch Mariah Carey’s Moving Tribute to Prince on Mariah’s World

Hours before she was due to go on stage in Paris last April, Mariah Carey found out about Prince’s death. Rather than cancel or delay…
Taylor Berman / January 16, 2017

Prince Owned Nearly $1 Million in Gold Bars When He Died

On Friday, the Carver County District Court released records detailing an inventory of Prince’s estate. While the inventory isn’t complete—unreleased recordings and videos weren’t factored…
Taylor Berman / January 9, 2017

New Music: Superchunk’s Mac McCaughan – “Happy New Year (Prince Can’t Die Again)”

Superchunk frontman Mac McCaughan has surveyed the charred remains of 2016 and given us a grimly topical new holiday song, "Happy New Year (Prince Can’t Die…
Anna Gaca / December 27, 2016

For All His Talents, Prince Wasn’t Very Good at Using His Laptop

Prince had a complicated relationship with the Internet. Although he came to resent it for what it did to artists' income, he was one of the…
Brian Josephs / December 8, 2016

A Star-Studded New Prince Documentary Featuring Bono, Jagger, More Is In the Works

German film distribution company Ascot Elite Entertainment Group announced today that a new star-studded biographical documentary about Prince is due out next year in Europe. Screendaily…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 29, 2016

Grammys Hall of Fame Adds Recordings by Nirvana, Prince, David Bowie, and 22 Others

The Recording Academy announced this morning that it will add 25 recordings to its Grammys Hall of Fame next year. The 2017 additions include albums and…
Taylor Berman / November 28, 2016

New Music: Prince’s Estate Releases Previously Unheard “Moonbeam Levels”

Prince's estate premiered "Moonbeam Levels," a previously unreleased track by the late Purple One, on ABC News this morning. The song, originally recorded in 1982…
Brian Josephs / November 22, 2016

Prince Estate Sues Jay Z, Says TIDAL Doesn’t Have Streaming Rights

Prince's estate has sued Jay Z's Roc Nation over its claim that TIDAL has exclusive rights to stream the late artist's catalogue, as Pitchfork reports.
Anna Gaca / November 16, 2016

Yes, the Weeknd Named His Album Starboy in Homage to David Bowie

The Weeknd is dropping his new album Starboy on November 25, which means he'll be spending the next few weeks answering a lot of questions. One…
Brian Josephs / November 3, 2016

Prince’s Paisley Park Museum Will Officially Open This Week

After weeks of delays, Prince’s former home and recording studio will officially open to the public as a museum. Earlier this month, Paisley Park’s opening…
Taylor Berman / October 25, 2016

Prince’s Purple Rain Reissue, Greatest Hits Collection Coming Soon

The first posthumous Prince reissue will go to his most famous album, Purple Rain. The 1984 album will receive a remastered deluxe reissue early next year…
Brian Josephs / October 21, 2016

Watch Chaka Khan and Stevie Wonder Sing “1999,” “Sweet Thing” at Prince Tribute

Yesterday was Prince Day in St. Paul, Minnesota, and last night the city hosted an Official Prince Tribute concert, with a high-powered lineup including Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan,…
Anna Gaca / October 14, 2016

Here’s What Prince’s Urn Looks Like

Although Paisley Park Museum opened to the public over the weekend, non-attendees had little idea of what's actually inside since photos were prohibited. Of course,…
Brian Josephs / October 11, 2016

The Prince Museum at Paisley Park Is No Longer Opening This Week

The Prince museum at Paisley Park will not open this week as planned following a vote by the Chanhassen City Council to table a zoning…
Taylor Berman / October 4, 2016

Watch Prince’s Band the Revolution Reunite at Minneapolis’ First Avenue

In the wake of Prince's unexpected death this April, his backing band the Revolution announced that they would reunite for a series of shows in…
Anna Gaca / September 2, 2016
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