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16 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Why Anja dumped Delta's song

VOICE winner Anja Nissen has revealed why her debut single, co-written by Delta Goodrem, was dumped at the last minute.

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20 hrs ago | Essence Magazine

Coffee Talk: President Obama to Rename Leadership Program After Nelson Mandela

President Obama's program, Young African Leaders Initiative, will be renamed after former South African President Nelson Mandela.

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22 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Reece Mastin back with new sound

AFTER spending a year in the chart wilderness, The X Factor winner Reece Mastin believes he has found the answer and declares he is back.

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Related Topix: The Voice, Pop/Rock, Delta Goodrem, Pop-Funk, Black Entertainment

Yesterday | WXLO-FM Worcester

Kesha Admits She Once Broke Into Prince's House

Kesha 's had no problem getting people to listen to her music since going all the way to #1 with her song "TiK ToK" in 2010, but there was a time in her career when she had to resort to desperate measures.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chicago Chronicle

In honor of Princes Purple Rain turning 30 here are the best rock films

Campy and eclectic, the film has become a cult classic in recent decades, proving that rock stars can hold their own on the silver screen.

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NEWS.com.au

Explosive first look at Mad Max: Fury Road

PRINCE'S film debut instantly cemented itself as a cult classic with hits like When Doves Cry and Let's Go Crazy.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Fans divided over new-look Wonder Woman

THE first image of new-look Wonder Woman has been unveiled at Comic-Con - and fans see less than convinced about her makeunder.

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GPB.org

'Purple Rain' Taught Me How To Be In A Band

Prince 's semi-autobiographical film, Purple Rain , hit theaters 30 years ago this weekend, presenting the world with a bold new model for the contemporary pop artist.

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Related Topix: Purple Rain, Music!, Drama Movies, Pop-Funk, Black Entertainment, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, The Time, Pop/Rock

Fri Jul 25, 2014

411mania.com

The 8 Ball 7.26.14: Top 8 Comic Book-Inspired Songs

The 8 Ball 7.26.14: Top 8 Comic Book-Inspired Songs Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 07.26.2014 From Prince's "Batdance" and Anthrax's "I Am The Law" to Will Smith's "Men in Black," Paul McCartney & Wings' "Magneto And Titanium Man" and more, 411's Jeremy Thomas counts down the top 8 comic book-inspired songs! Welcome, one and all, to the 8 Ball in the ... (more)

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Examiner.com

This Weekend: The 30th Anniversary of Purple Rain

Has it really been 30 years? Apparently so! On Saturday, July 26 at 8 p.m., Slim's presents The 30th Anniversary of Purple Rain .

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WXLO-FM Worcester

Kesha Admits She Once Broke Into Prince's House

Kesha 's had no problem getting people to listen to her music since going all the way to #1 with her song "TiK ToK" in 2010, but there was a time in her career when she had to resort to desperate measures.

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GPB.org

The Reign Of 'Purple Rain'

Prince 's semi-autobiographical film, Purple Rain , hit theaters 30 years ago this weekend.

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City Pages

Purple Rain-era cardboard Prince sees the Minneapolis sights

Earlier this year, Gimme Noise discovered a prime piece of Prince memorabilia on Craigslist.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

Double threats: Musicians who act

It was three decades ago that pop star Prince became movie star Prince. With "Purple Rain" celebrating its 30th anniversary July 27, join us for a look at "The Purple One" other singing stars who are double threats.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Billboard

15 Sensational Superhero Songs

Put on your bat-suits and rejoice, for today is National Batman Day ! As part of the Caped Crusader's 75th anniversary, DC Comics is celebrating with comic giveaways and movie showings around the country.

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KQED

The Purple Ones Celebrate 30th Anniversary of 'Purple Rain'

Ground-breaking, game changing, monumental - these are some of the words that regularly categorize Prince's 1984 movie and corresponding album, Purple Rain.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Independent

Prince's Purple Rain: A tour of The Artist's Minneapolis

Purple Rain turns 30 this week and to celebrate Christian Koch set off on a tour of Prince's hometown taking in music venues, film locations and even a night at Paisley Park Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Saliva, MGK, and more concerts added; Powell and Lukens perform on Monday

Saliva , Machine Gun Kelly, Jamie Lynn Spears , and a host of others have added Central Iowa concerts over the past several days.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

Review: Shane Richie and The Prelude at GuilFest 2014

From the Queen Vic to Stoke Park, Shane Richie and The Prelude rocked the GuilFest main stage crowd on Sunday afternoon The band opened their set with Let's Go Crazy by Prince, with Ritchie bursting onto stage in a leather jacket and leather trousers - a brave choice in the blistering Surrey sunshine.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Nicole Scherzinger: Beyonce is 'a great hugger'

Former Pussycat Dolls star Nicole Scherzinger has described Beyonce as a ''great hugger'', and admitted the 'Drunk in Love' hitmaker had been a huge inspiration ''in every way''.

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