Prince News Archive
Prince Is Releasing A New Song As A 'Tribute' To The People Of Baltimore! Check Out The Artwork Here!
Like most of us, Prince has been moved by the violent protests happening in Baltimore over Freddie Gray's death. Unlike most of us, the legendary artist will share his feelings through song.
According to a spokesperson, the ART OFFICIAL AGE singer has recorded "a tribute to all of the people of the city of Baltimore."
It's understood that the track will discuss Gray's death, while in Baltimore police custody, and how the nation has been exposed to a series of young black men being killed, which sparked many socio/political issues.
Prince is the latest in a slew of artists who have taken issue with the matter, including Beyoncé, The Game, and others who have called for action in the wake of Gray's death.
Release plans for Prince's song have yet to be announced, but the artwork has been released (above.)
[Image via Billboard.]
Get ready, America, because Prince is bring his tour stateside!
The musician had a very successful tour in the UK last year with 3rdEyeGirl, so he's bring the Hit & Run show to the United States starting next week!
In typical Prince fashion, there is only one show scheduled so far, and it's in Louisville, Kentucky, which is where 3rdEyeGirl drummer Hannah Welton is from.
The tickets will go on sale tomorrow, March 9th, at 10am local time, and portions of the proceeds will go to Louisville charities.
It's not surprising that Prince isn't announcing the venues, because when he toured in the UK, each show was revealed on Twitter as they came up.
So, make sure you're glued to Twitter! Ha!
After the AH-Mazing Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary show on Sunday, guests were definitely in a party mood!
So it's only appropriate that following the star-studded event, there was an even more star-studded after-party!
Hosted by MC Jimmy Fallon, the roaring shindig, held at New York's Plaza Hotel, delighted attendees with a plethora of kickass performances!
According to an insider:
Of course they were!
In Prince-like fashion, it started after midnight, with the music icon's band 3RDEYEGIRL taking the stage with him.
And there were plenty of celebs in attendance, like Beyoncé and Jay Z, and the couple even hopped on stage to dance! They weren't alone though! Queen Latifah, Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, Questlove, Carmelo Anthony, and even MJ himself all joined in to groove on stage!
Simply fantastic! And for those interested, here's the setlist
You can never have enough Prince in your life!!!
And luckily we're going to get more of him at the Grammys!
It's been announced that Prince will be taking the stage, but for what, we don't know?! A source said:
Golden Globe Winner Transparent Leads LGBTQ Critics' Dorian Awards Nominations! See The Full List HERE!
The Golden Globes are over, but award season is just beginning!
Among the bigger award shows, a very special ceremony happens every year somewhat under the radar: the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association's Dorian Awards!
Over 100 members of GALECA vote on their favorites in TV and film, all through an LGBTQ lens.
If you're not familiar with the award show, it distinguishes itself not just with its LGBTQ-friendly categories, but also with unique ones like Campy TV Show, Unsung TV Show, and Visually Striking Film Of The Year!
See the entire list — and find out who will be the recipient of the prestigious Timeless Award (below)!
She's done it again!!
Sinead O'Connor's cover of Prince's Nothing Compares 2 U put her on the map many years ago. And, now, she's done another one of his classics!
The Irish singer has tackled the purple one's I Would Die For You, turning it into a reggae throwdown!
Checkout the hotsauce above!