Prince

Prince’s unreleased ‘vault’ was literally a vault

Prince’s unreleased ‘vault’ was literally a vault

Prince’s infamous vault of unreleased music was literally kept in a vault. The ‘Purple Rain’ hitmaker tragically passed away in 2016 from an accidental fentanyl overdose at the age of 57, leaving behind a vast collection of unreleased music which was known only as "the vault". And it has now been revealed that this collection – which was named so after the room ty... »

Prince’s estate release original recording of Nothing Compares 2 U

Prince’s estate release original recording of Nothing Compares 2 U

Prince’s estate has released the never-heard-before original recording of ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’. To mark the late funk legend’s second anniversary of his death on Saturday (21.04.18), Warner Bros. Records have dropped the hit song which the ‘Purple Rain’ hitmaker originally gave to his side project, The Family, six years before Sinead O’Connor put her spi... »

Prince’s death case closed

Prince’s death case closed

The investigation into Prince’s death has been closed. The ‘Purple Rain’ hitmaker passed away in April 2016 at the age of 57 after suffering an accidental fentanyl overdose at his Paisley Park home in Minnesota, and two years after his untimely death, the criminal case into whether or not someone was to blame has been closed, with no charges filed. Carver County attorney Mark Met... »

Janelle Monae misses mentor Prince

Janelle Monae misses mentor Prince

Janelle Monae misses being able to speak to Prince for guidance about her career. The 32-year-old singer-and-actress is getting ready to release her third studio album ‘Dirty Computer’ in two months’ time and prior to the ‘Purple Rain’ hitmaker’s death in April 2016 he had been a mentor to her and had featured on her last LP ‘The Electric Lady’. Jane... »

Prince songwriting credit up for sale

Prince songwriting credit up for sale

A songwriting credit on Prince’s first solo single is for sale on eBay. The ‘Diamonds and Pearls’ hitmaker – who passed away from an accidental overdose in April 2016 – co-wrote ‘Soft and Wet’, with Chris Moon, and now his collaborator has put his stake in the song up for sale on the auction website, listing the unusual lot with a Buy It Now price of $490,... »

Kristin Scott Thomas allergic to compliments

Kristin Scott Thomas allergic to compliments

Dame Kristin Scott Thomas is "allergic" to compliments. The 57-year-old actress had her big break when the late Prince cast her in his 1986 film ‘Under The Cherry Moon’ and she thinks the way he showered her with praise was because of his nationality, while her "cringing" response was due to her own British attitude. Kristin told The Talks: "I never ever forget... »

Ozzy Osbourne wouldn’t mind a hologram tour

Ozzy Osbourne wouldn’t mind a hologram tour

Ozzy Osbourne wouldn’t mind a hologram tour in his honour. The Black Sabbath rocker – who is set to retire from the road after a final two-year jaunt around the globe staring in April – addressed the reports that Justin Timberlake was planning to use a hologram of the late music legend Prince during his Super Bowl halftime show at the weekend. Ozzy said he wouldn’t be fusse... »

Prince’s sister defends Justin Timberlake

Prince’s sister defends Justin Timberlake

Prince’s sister thinks the late singer wouldn’t have held a grudge against Justin Timberlake for his tribute at the Super Bowl. The 37-year-old singer-songwriter originally planned to perform with a hologram version of the music icon during his half-time show on Sunday night (04.02.18), but following a discussion with Sheila E – one of Prince’s best known collaborators R... »

Justin Timberlake scrapped Prince hologram at last minute

Justin Timberlake scrapped Prince hologram at last minute

Justin Timberlake reportedly scrapped his plans to perform with a hologram of Prince in his Super Bowl performance at the very last minute. The 37-year-old star covered the last singer’s track ‘I Would Die 4 U’ during halftime show on at the Super Bowl LII on Sunday (04.02.18) at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota – Prince’s hometown. Justin performed in ... »

Celebrity reactions to Justin Timberlake’s Super Bowl performance

Celebrity reactions to Justin Timberlake’s Super Bowl performance

After Justin Timberlake delivered a show-stopping performance at the Super Bowl halftime show on Sunday (04.02.18), here is the latest reactions to his tribute to the late music legend Prince. The ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’ hitmaker duetted with the late artist, who appeared in the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota – his hometown – as a video projection, on hi... »

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