Prince's Autobiography 'The Beautiful Ones' Has a Heartbreaking Story Behind It
A new piece in The New Yorker by the memoir's co-writer Dan Piepenbring explains the extremely Prince-ish way he was hired.
Spike Lee Calls Black Artists to Action in This Season of Netflix’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’
Shifting the focus to Nola Darling as an artist, the show highlights roadblocks for today’s Black creative class.
This Ancient Prince's Tomb Was Found Between a Pub and a Supermarket
Scientists unveil new insights about the 6th century 'Prince of Prittlewell.'
An Album of Unreleased Prince Demos is On the Way
'Originals,' a 15-track compilation of demos curated by Jay-Z and Troy Carter, will be released June 7.
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Watch Nic Cage Scream 'Purple Rain' at Karaoke After Annulling His Marriage
The man seems to be going through something only the sweet sounds of Prince can solve.
The Memoir Prince Worked on in His Final Months Is Coming This Fall
’The Beautiful Ones’ tells his life story, partly in his own words.
Fat Tony Takes Houston With Him Everywhere He Goes
The Houston rapper and new Vice Live co-host explains how his southern roots influenced his recent album, ‘10,000 Hours,’ and shares the 10-song playlist he listens to before filming.
Prince's Final Top Ten Hit Is Pretty Creepy in Retrospect
Twenty-five years after reaching No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, “The Most Beautiful Girl In The World” feels complicated.
The Guide to Getting Into Chaka Khan, Funk's Eternal Queen
'Hello Happiness' is Chaka Khan's first album in 12 years. As funk's standard-bearer, her dynamic voice is enough to stand the test of time—and genres.
'Prince,' Today's Comic by Walt Dohrn
Movie director Walt Dohrn ruminates on his lifelong worship of Prince and the evils of addiction in this sixteen-page comic.
Prince's Only Christmas Song Is Still Completely Devastating
On 1984's "Another Lonely Christmas," he sang about misery and mourning without offering a way out.
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Stream of the Crop: 10 New Albums for Heavy Rotation
New albums from Prince, BROCKHAMPTON, and Tentenko top this week's list.
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