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2016 In Review

You Want It Darker: 2016’s Musician Deaths & Where We Go From Here

At the tail end of last year, Lemmy Kilmister died. You could see that one coming, between recurring reports of the man’s failing health and…
Ryan Leas | December 2, 2016 - 2:00 pm

The Week In Pop

We Are Living In The Chainsmokers’ America

When did you realize the Chainsmokers were music's biggest breakout stars of 2016? …
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2016 - 3:26 pm

Interview

“I Can’t Make You Love Me”: A 25th Anniversary Oral History

The year Bonnie Raitt turned 40, she became a pop star. …
Ryan Leas | October 27, 2016 - 11:34 am

More Prince stories

Prince – “Moonbeam Levels”

Tomorrow, Prince's estate releases Prince 4Ever, a 40-track greatest-hits collection that spans the man's career and includes a few unreleased tracks. One of those tracks…
Tom Breihan | November 22, 2016 - 11:23 am

Kate Bush Discusses Stage Fright And Friendship With Prince In First Interview In Years

Eccentric pop goddess Kate Bush recently sat down for her first interview in five years to discuss Before The Dawn, her upcoming triple-CD live album…
Peter Helman | November 20, 2016 - 2:03 pm

Roc Nation & Tidal Fighting Prince’s Estate Over Catalog Streaming Rights

Earlier this month, Universal Music Publishing Group announced that it had reached an agreement with Prince's estate to become the worldwide publishing administrator for the…
James Rettig | November 14, 2016 - 3:00 pm

The Weeknd Was Scheduled To Work With Prince, Named New Album In Tribute To David Bowie

The Weeknd's Starboy is coming out at the end of the month, and in a new interview The Wall Street Journal, Abel Tesfaye says that…
Peter Helman | November 2, 2016 - 7:38 pm

Jay Z Reportedly Looking To Buy Prince’s Unreleased Music

Prince left behind a massive archive of unreleased recordings at his Paisley Park estate following his death earlier this year, and it looks like streaming…
James Rettig | October 26, 2016 - 10:02 am

Prince’s Paisley Park Now Officially A Museum

We learned this summer that Paisley Park, Prince's Minnesota compound, was about open up for tours. But the local government in Chanhassen, the city where…
Tom Breihan | October 25, 2016 - 8:43 am

Prince Greatest Hits And Purple Rain Reissue Coming With Previously Unreleased Songs

Two new Prince releases are coming soon in the wake of the icon's untimely death earlier this year. First up is Prince 4Ever, a 40-song…
Chris DeVille | October 21, 2016 - 9:37 am

Shia LaBeouf’s ’90s Rapper Thigh Tattoos Revealed

Newlywed Shia LaBeouf appeared on Ellen to talk about his recent marriage to actress Mia Goth. The couple tied the knot at the Viva Vegas…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 18, 2016 - 11:58 am

Watch Chaka Khan & Stevie Wonder Do “I Feel For You” & “1999” At Last Night’s Official Prince Tribute

St. Paul, MN hosted an official Prince tribute concert last night, and although John Mayer and Christina Aguilera both had to cancel their appearances, the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 14, 2016 - 10:31 am

Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids Now Streaming, Dedicated To Prince

Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids, the Jonathan Demme-directed concert film documenting the final stop of Timberlake's 20/20 Experience Tour, premieres on Netflix today. And…
Chris DeVille | October 12, 2016 - 9:38 am

Prince Broke The Records For The Highest Selling Vinyl And Cassette On Discogs

Being a Prince superfan ain't cheap. Back in April, shortly after his death, an original 1987 promo copy of the Purple One's famed "Black Album"
Peter Helman | October 11, 2016 - 8:32 pm

Here’s Prince’s Amazing Custom Urn — And Lemmy’s And Weiland’s Too

Prince's final resting place has been revealed. The late, great musician's ashes are enshrined in a custom-made urn that looks like a miniature version of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 11, 2016 - 12:48 pm
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