purple rain

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
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
Noisey News

Prince’s Half-Sister Says Purple Was His Favorite Color, Stokes Controversy

In a statement to the Associated Press, Sharon Nelson confirmed that you just can’t believe all of the things people say.
Alex Robert Ross
9.1.17
Noisey News

Prince Now Has an Official Shade of Purple

As deemed by his estate and Pantone.
Phil Witmer
8.14.17
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 6 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 6/24

New albums from Vince Staples, DJ Khaled, and Rozwell Kid top this week's list.
Noisey Staff
6.24.17
Holy Shit

Prince's Previously Unheard “Our Destiny / Roadhouse Garden” Is Now Streamable

The two tracks will be featured on the 'Purple Rain' reissue.
Noisey Staff
5.12.17
New music

"Electric Intercourse" Is the Extremely Prince Title of This Unheard 'Purple Rain' Outtake

Maybe he wouldn't have wanted us to hear it, but it's here anyways, and it rules.
Phil Witmer
4.28.17
Interviews

Prince’s Flaws Only Made Him More Captivating

We sat down with Ben Greenman, author of 'Dig If You Will the Picture: Funk, Sex, God and Genius in the Music of Prince,' to talk about the late artist's legend and legacy.
Alex Robert Ross
4.21.17
Film

Does 'Purple Rain' Actually Suck?

We look back on Prince's 1984 cult classic to see if it still warrants all the hype.
Adam Tod Brown
3.13.17
Noisey Guide To

The Guide to Getting into Prince

Prince's music is all on streaming services now, but there's so much genius it's hard to know where to begin. Here are five sides of Prince to explore.
Britt Julious
2.23.17
Holy Shit

Prepare for a Whole Bunch of Unreleased Prince Tracks and a Remastered 'Purple Rain'

Warner Brothers announced the packages on the same day that the artist's classic albums hit streaming services.
Alex Robert Ross
2.12.17
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