PRINCE

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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.
Taylor Hosking
5.28.19
tech-science

This Ancient Prince's Tomb Was Found Between a Pub and a Supermarket

Scientists unveil new insights about the 6th century 'Prince of Prittlewell.'
Becky Ferreira
5.9.19
Noisey News

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.
Kristin Corry
4.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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.
River Donaghey
4.23.19
book

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.
Taylor Hosking
4.22.19
Interviews

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.
Kristin Corry
3.7.19
Remembering Things

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.
Gary Suarez
2.25.19
Music

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.
Kristin Corry
2.20.19
Comics!

'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.
Walt Dorn
2.19.19
Music

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.
Alex Robert Ross
12.11.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 10 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from Prince, BROCKHAMPTON, and Tentenko top this week's list.
Colin Joyce
Kristin Corry
Alex Robert Ross
9.22.18
Essays

Eavesdropping on Prince

The first full-length release of new material since Prince's death provides a glimpse of the artist at his most vulnerable.
Alex Robert Ross
9.21.18
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