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  1. ListenUp: New music by Laura Marling, Rapsody, Whethan and more in this week's musical round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2017 | Cool Hunting

    ... moving version of Prince's "Sometimes it Snows in April." The song... Prince's rainy day 2007 performance of 'Purple Rain,' new songs from female powerhouses Laura Mvula, Roisin Murphy and more in this week's music Prince: Purple Rain (Live) It's ...


  2. What's on? TV highlights for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2017 | RTE.ie

    ... Street . He became a global sensation with the release of the Oscar-winning, semi-autobiographical movie Purple Rain in 1984, embarking on an incredible journey of musical self-discovery that continued right up to his passing in April 2016, aged 57. ...


  3. Pam the Funkstress, DJ for the Coup and Prince, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | SFGate

    ... work an after party. Warren, a lifetime Prince fan who once saved her allowance to buy a $29.99 VHS cassette of "Purple Rain," showed up at the South of Market nightclub 1015 Folsom and by all accounts blew the legendary artist away. "When we first ...


  4. 10 Unforgettable Vocal Parts By Chris Cornell [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... became one of the biggest hits of the band. In this song Cornell used the same technique that Prince used in his Purple Rain when he built up power in the third verse of the Slaves & Bulldozers until he lets loose with a climactic repetition of the ...


  5. How the Princh Stole ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | LA Weekly

    ... versions of the late icon's songs such as "Little Red Corvette," "Raspberry Beret," "Let's Go Crazy" and "Purple Rain" with Dr. Seuss' classic kids story about a Christmas-hating Grinch. Of course, in this rendition the Grinch wears purple fur and ...


  6. Pro-Shot Video & Full Show Audio: Kung Fu & Pink Talking Fish Team For Toys For TotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | JamBase

    ... "Under Pressure" and "Let's Dance" were woven between Prince's "Kiss," "I Wanna Be Your Lover" and "Purple Rain" as Garrett and Elias jumped into the action. Turkuaz saxophonist Greg Sanderson came aboard for the encore which was composed of ...


  7. Going out with a bang! Your guide to Brooklyna s best New Yeara s Eve partiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... rock tunes. Forget 2018 - it's time to party like it's 1999! Celebrate the late, great Purple One at the "Purple Rain Dance Party," at the movie theater-bar-restaurant Syndicated, featuring a Prince-heavy selection of dance music, while wall-sized ...


  8. Prince's Heirs Lose Estate BattleRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2013 | WENN Blog

    Prince's heirs have lost their battle to seize control of the late music icon's estate. A judge has shut down the family's attempt to have Comerica Bank officials removed as the administrators of the Purple Rain singer's trust.


  9. 10 Things You Didn't Know about the Movie Purple RainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | Neatorama

    The 1984 film Purple Rain appears to encapsulate everything about Prince, yet it came out near the beginning of his reign at the top of the music charts. The story is somewhat autobiographical, but Prince never let us know exactly how close it was to his real life.


  10. Pro-Ject's turntable makes you want to get up and dance - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | CNET News.com

    ... soulful vocals were beyond reproach. The band's solid support threw a party for my ears. That led to Prince's "Purple Rain" and the energy level surged a few notches. The Classic isn't the sort of 'table that sounds soft or mellow, Prince's 'classic ...


  11. What Brought Kendrick Lamar and Prince Together?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    Lamar had talked about collaborating with Prince after they performed together unexpectedly when he went to visit the late star's Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota The 30-year-old rapper had talked about collaborating with the 'Purple Rain' singer after they performed together unexpectedly when he went to visit the late star's Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota, but was devastated that they never got to do the track before Prince died of an accidental drug overdose in April 2016. He said: "It's one of those things where, it's so much going on in the moment, man.


  12. Rare Prince vinyl surfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | ContactMusic.com

    ... elusive 'Black Album' have been discovered around 30 years after they were thought to be destroyed. The iconic 'Purple Rain' hitmaker - who passed away in April 2016 - had a change of heart after working on the compilation, and it was believes the ...


  13. Journey's Neal Schon Announces San Francisco Fire Relief Benefit PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... admired by such fellow legends as Eric Clapton and Prince, who reportedly asked for Schon's blessing to release "Purple Rain", which echoed a similar sound to Journey's "Faithfully". Journey's worldwide sales have reached over 100 million records, ...


  14. Prince's Heirs Denied Request To Move Archive Away From California WildfiresRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2017 | WENN Blog

    A judge has denied Prince's heirs' request to move his archive from Hollywood, after claiming it was under threat from the wildfires on the outskirts of Los Angeles. On Friday, attorney William Skolnick filed an emergency petition on behalf of the Purple Rain singer's siblings, Sharon, Norrie Nelson and John R. Nelson, asking the contents of his vault be moved from the Iron Mountain data recovery facility in Hollywood to his Paisley Park mansion in Minnesota.


  15. Canberra's Tish Karunarathna takes personalised Christmas cards to a whole new levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Age

    ... Griffin, turned Hippo Bar into a winter Christmas cabin and once attempted a recreation of Prince's iconic Purple Rain album cover. This year, he's dressed as the big man himself, packing a helicopter to deliver Christmas presents to the children of ...


  16. Netflix's new Prince biopic is shockingly inaccurateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | City Pages

    ... gets so many major details of Prince's life wrong it's like you're watching a movie about another guy entirely. Purple Rain is more biographically accurate. Hell, even Under the Cherry Moon is. Oh, and Netflix, Jehovah's Witnesses don't even ...


  17. Detroit revs back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... ren cartwheeling through geometric fountains and couples strolling for views. The man next to me blasted “Purple Rain” from a giant speaker on his bike. Prince propelled us. From the waterfront, we headed up the Dequindre


  18. The "Prince Pre Fame" Book Showcases Portraits of the Star in His Younger YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Hypebeast.com

    ... had just signed the young pop star. The images were used as press kit materials sent to record companies. The "Purple Rain" singer would eventually rise to stardom and this book is an important reminder of the icon's persona and style in his earlier ...


  19. Nancy Bundt on photographing Prince on tour: 'His energy would be going out to 10,000 people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | City Pages

    ... notes about stuff he liked, and how he wanted it different. "Those pictures ended up being the video cover for Purple Rain ," Bundt says. It also led to Bundt's next assignment: photographer for Prince's Purple Rain tour. But, they called her back ...


  20. Treasures from the purple reignRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Spiked

    ... of Prince's career. There is a curious emphasis on the movies he made. Of course, this includes the classic Purple Rain , but also its not-so-classic sequel Graffiti Bridge and his black-and-white European screwball comedy Under the Cherry Moon . ...