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10 of Prince’s Best Deep Cuts

Prince's catalogue is as sprawling, diverse, idiosyncratic, and rewarding as any musician's in history, and we will only hear more of it as his estate…
Alfred Soto / April 21, 2017

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

Watch Prince Cover David Bowie, Bob Marley in Concert

Prince held back-to-back concerts in Toronto on Friday night that had him performing 57 songs in total, including a cover of David Bowie's 1977 hit…
Colin Stutz / March 26, 2016

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Prince’s Early 2000s Albums to Be Reissued on Vinyl

Prince's estate is leaving no stone unturned in revisiting his past catalog. On Thursday, it was announced that much of the Purple Ones…
Daniel Kohn / February 20, 2020

Foo Fighters, Beck, Chris Martin and More to Play Prince Tribute Concert

An all-star lineup of musicians is set to pay tribute to the Purple One at the "Let's Go Crazy: The Grammy Salute to Prince" concert. The show,…
Anna Chan / January 9, 2020

Beck Drops Surprise Paisley Park Sessions EP Featuring a Prince Medley

In anticipation of his upcoming album Hyperspace, Beck has released a new EP called Paisley Park Sessions. Recorded at Prince's legendary studio complex in…
Will Gottsegen / November 11, 2019

Prince’s Estate Releases 1999 Era Rarity “Don’t Let Him Fool Ya”

Prince's 1999 is getting the deluxe reissue treatment later this month in a package that includes a rare concert DVD, handwritten lyric sheets, and a total of 35 previously…
Will Gottsegen / November 8, 2019

Listen to a 20-Year-Old Prince Record a Breathtaking First Version of “I Feel for You”

In honor of the 40th anniversary of Prince's sophomore album Prince, the Purple One's estate has dropped the previously unreleased demo for the album track…
Maggie Serota / October 18, 2019

The 35 Greatest Rock and Roll TV Moments Before the ’90s

From the Beatles to Iggy Pop, here are rock and roll's best television moments of all-time.
SPIN Staff / October 12, 2019

Miles Davis: Our 1985 Interview, Part 2

This is Part Two of "Miles Style," SPIN's two-part story on the life and legacy of Miles Davis. Part Two originally appeared in the December 1985 issue of SPIN. (Check out Quincy Troupe's…
Quincy Troupe / September 28, 2019

Stream Prince’s Rare Versace Experience Cassette

Nearly 25 years ago, Prince collaborated with Versace on a promotional cassette for Paris Fashion Week. The musician was gearing up to release his 1995…
Rob Arcand / September 13, 2019

Prince Estate Reissuing Rare 1995 Versace Runway Album

The Prince estate has announced a new set of reissues, focused on the Purple One's out-of-print material from the mid-1990s. Prince's albums Chaos and Disorder and…
Tosten Burks / August 1, 2019

Brian Eno: Our 1985 Interview

This article originally appeared in the September 1985 issue of SPIN. What sort of keyboards interest you these days? Well, funnily…
Deirdre O'Donoghue / July 25, 2019

Janet Jackson: Our 1987 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the January 1987 issue of SPIN. Walk into the office of one of the hot managers in pop…
J. C. Stevenson / July 13, 2019

Stream Prince’s Previously Unreleased Demos Album Originals

The Prince estate has released a new collection of early songs he wrote for other people, now performed by the Purple One himself. Aptly titled Originals,…
Rob Arcand / June 7, 2019

10 Tours That Changed the World

Can a rock concert change the world? Yes. For the better? Not necessarily.
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2019

Prince Estate Announces New Album of Unreleased Demos

Prince's estate has announced a new collection of previously unreleased demos titled Originals. The new album features Prince's original takes on songs he wrote for other artists,…
Will Gottsegen / April 25, 2019

Prince Memoir The Beautiful Ones To Be Released This Fall

At the time of his death in 2016, Prince was working on a memoir of his life and had reportedly submitted about 50 handwritten pages…
Israel Daramola / April 22, 2019
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