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  1. Uptown Funk You Up: Bruno Mars on SNLRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Big Picture

    He strikes me as perfect blend of of pop, funk & soul: 50% Michael Jackson, 30% Prince, with 20% James Brown thrown in for good measure. Please use the comments to demonstrate your own ignorance, unfamiliarity with empirical data and lack of respect for scientific knowledge.


  2. Carolina Panthers Song of the Week: Purple RainRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Cat Scratch Reader

    ... in the bustling city of Minneapolis. The healthy newborn was then promptly named after his father's stage name, 'Prince Rogers'. You and I know him better as 'Prince' or is it 'The Artist formerly known as Prince'? I am unsure which it is, but it ...


  3. Film of the week: Concerning ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sight and Sound

    ... this year's Berlin International Film Festival, Olsson mentioned that this device was inspired by the music video for Prince's state-of-the-nation anthem Sign o' the Times (1987). Also notable is Neo Muyanga 's subtle score of roiling, percussive ...


  4. Make My DayARE You Insulting Your Pet?Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... NBC are devoting five hours in evening prime time to reviews of the wedding. WETV has four one-hour documentaries: "Prince William," "Kate: The New Diana?", "Will + Kate Forever," and "William & Kate: Wedding of the Century." Apparently, the cable ...


  5. Prince quits social networking sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Prince has quit social media by closing his Instagram, Twitter and Facebook accounts, and deleting much of his material from YouTube and SoundCloud. The 'Purple Rain' singer joined social networking sites Instagram, Twitter and Facebook earlier this year when he returned for a series of shows, but has now deleted his accounts as well as removing much of his music from listening platforms YouTube and SoundCloud.


  6. The Farr Side: Different artists, common songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RecordNET

    ... You Love Me” on his “Songs Of The Last Century” album. He did a great job on her classic ballad. Prince also covered Raitt's song on his 3-disc “Emancipation” set. Kenny Rogers also covered the track for his 1999 ...


  7. DJ Paul Names Favorite Lord Infamous TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | HipHopDx

    ... about it is that they made the box purple on their own and that was Lord Infamous' favorite color. Like, he was a big Prince fan and Purple Rain." Later in the interview, DJ Paul revealed that he plans to release a solo album next year and is also ...


  8. Prince goes social media silent, deletes YouTube videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | CBC News

    American musician Prince, seen here in 2011, has deactivated his Twitter, Instragram and Facebook accounts, and deleted most of his YouTube videos. Prince fans looking for a social media fix of the Purple One are finding themselves in the cold after artist-related internet outlets were quietly deactivated.


  9. Prince Hits Delete, Delete on All His Social Media AccountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Essence Magazine

    Prince left the world scratching its head yesterday when he disappeared without a trace from all of his social media accounts, reports USA Today . The reclusive singer's Facebook and Twitter are seemingly things of the past, and his VEVO channel on YouTube has been stripped of everything except for three videos: an interview, a video for "Breakfast Can Wait," and a behind-the-scenes peek of "Breakfast Can Wait."


  10. Prince leaves social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 |

    ... to sue YouTube, along with eBay and torrent sites for illegally distributing his music. At the beginning of the year, Prince abandoned plans to sue 22 alleged bootleggers for $1 million each after accusing them of posting footage of his concerts ...


  11. Prince is off all social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    OFF THE INTERNET: Soul superstar Prince has unexpectedly deleted his account and removed a string of his music videos from Soul superstar Prince has unexpectedly deleted his account and removed a string of his music videos from


  12. Nashville trombonist Roy Agee brings big brass and bigger personality to Prince's live showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Nashville Scene

    Like most everyone else jamming to the retro-disco funktastic groove of "Housequake" at the Prince concert in The Fox Theater in Oakland, Calif., last year, Roy Agee was dancing. Unlike most anyone else jamming in the historic Bump City hall, Agee plays trombone in Prince's band The New Power Generation.


  13. Prince vanishes from social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 |

    As of late Tuesday , the megastar's Twitter and Facebook accounts had both disappeared and almost all videos from his official account had been taken off YouTube. NEW YORK: Prince, whose distaste for the music industry's conventions is well known, has abruptly disappeared from social media after tentative efforts to promote his two new albums.


  14. Prince deletes social media accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Yahoo!

    Soul superstar Prince has unexpectedly deleted his Facebook and Twitter accounts and removed a string of his music videos from YouTube. The Purple Rain hitmaker recently delighted fans by posting his first selfie on his social networking profile, but it appears he has since had a change of heart about connecting with fans online after deleting his page.


  15. Prince turns his back on Internet againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | TwinCities

    ... Wait" video, a making-of clip and interview. The move may mark the end of a nearly two-year burst of activity from Prince, who introduced his all-female power trio 3rdEyeGirl, played numerous club shows in the Twin Cities and across the country, ...


  16. Bruno Mars and Mark RonsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Billboard

    ... largely on the strength of sales. On charts that measured pop airplay only, it was mired in the 30s. The crowning of Prince as one of the decade's breakthrough artists in the music press was spurred by two albums ( Dirty Mind and Controversy ) that ...


  17. She's playing Super Bowl halftimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | CNN

    ... "Drive My Car" and "Hey Jude." In addition to his own hits "Let's Go Crazy," "1999" and "Purple Rain" (in the rain), Prince used the 2007 halftime show to masterfully weave in other artists' classics such as Queen's "We Will Rock You," Creedence ...


  18. 'SNL' Recap: Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson Bring the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Billboard

    As expected, Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson brought some major funk to Saturday Night Live 's Thanksgiving show on Nov. 22. The superstar pop crooner and retro-cool writer/producer turned the SNL musical stage into a retro neon nightclub with two tracks likely appear on Ronson's fourth solo album, Upcoming Special , due Jan. 27. Dressed in shades and a salmon-colored blazer, Mars lit up the stage with the throwback jam "Uptown Funk" as the evening's first musical performance. It took on a very similar vibe as the impossibly cool music video for the track, which finds Mars, his backup crew and Ronson prowling around city streets grooving to the Prince-y, synth-y funk jam.


  19. Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson Give 'SNL' Some 'Uptown Funk'Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Spin

    ... spirits that the Unorthodox Jukebox singer and Ronson really are. As Ronson gave an electric guitar performance that Prince, another recent SNL guest , could have been proud of, Mars coolly sing-rapped his way through the recent single with an ...


  20. Amy Poehler: Prince is an angelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 |

    ... on the programme and Amy bumped into him backstage after a rehearsal, awkwardly asking him how his summer was. "Prince is a magical being. It's really hard to make small talk with him," she smiled to British magazine Marie Claire. "I was standing ...