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  1. Prince returns in fine, freaky formRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    After an unparalleled run of pop brilliance that lasted from 1979 to 1992, we've learned to adjust our expectations for new Prince albums. Best-case scenario: the music is a little freaky and the maestro isn't being too control-freaky about it.

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  2. Album Review: Prince's First Two Albums In Four Years Are a Mixed BagRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Billboard

    During the first phase of his career, while under contract with Warner Bros., Prince released 18 albums in as many years. Four are absolute masterpieces; two or three others are damn close.

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  3. Stream Prince Art Official Age & PlectrumelectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stereogum

    Today, Prince Rogers Nelson, one of the greatest entertainers of the past half-century, releases two albums on the same day: His own ART OFFICIAL AGE and his 3rd Eye Girl band's PLECTRUMELECTRUM . Even if you're not that into anything the man has done since "Diamonds & Pearls" - a perfectly defensible position - you owe these two albums a listen just on general principle.

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  4. Review: Prince Is Revitalized on Art Official Age and PlectrumElectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Time

    In the two decades since Prince's long-tailed imperial phase finally wrapped - and yes, it's been that long since his last top 10 hit, 1994's "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World" - his vigor has waxed and waned in a cyclical fashion. After the mid-90s minor triumphs of The Gold Experience and the sprawling Emancipation , he wandered aimlessly for a decade, only to recapture the world's attentions with a pair of strong releases in 2004's Musicology and 2006's 3121 ; after that, it was back into a creative depression of his own making, with more energy devoted to scrubbing YouTube of his music than to writing quality songs.

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  5. Prince exalts in his a heavenaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Day

    There are few lights on in the cavernous compound, and unseen doves are cooing up a racket before twilight fades to darkness. But even their collective noise takes a back seat once Prince goes to his Mac, cues up a track and hits play.

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  6. Myriad colours keep Clydeside venue all aglowRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Evening Times

    The venue's technicians have the mind blogging choice of more than 12million colour combinations but very often the final word in the lighting effect goes to the performer. Purple Rain was the name of the sixth studio album by US artist Prince, which became the soundtrack to the 1984 film of the same name.

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  7. Happy Birthday HydroRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Evening Times

    ... word in the lighting effect goes to the performer. Purple Rain was the name of the sixth studio album by US artist Prince, which became the soundtrack to the 1984 film of the same name. A Hydro official explained: "Aside from experiencing a live ...

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  8. Albums of the week: Prince plays twoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | USA Today

    By releasing two albums on the same day, Prince plays to a pair of personality traits that have defined his career: his endearingly prolific creativity and his maddening ability to edit himself. Albums of the week: Prince plays two By releasing two albums on the same day, Prince plays to a pair of personality traits that have defined his career: his endearingly prolific creativity and his maddening ability to edit himself.

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  9. Art Official Age - PrinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watersblogged

    We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from ART OFFICIAL AGE by Prince, download iTunes now.

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  10. WTF Is Posh Spice Doing At The UN?By Tom SykesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    Whether or not she can help reduce the incidence of HIV in Africa in her new role for the UN, there can be no doubt Posh Spice has come a long way from Spiceworld. For millions of us, despite their best efforts to the contrary, Puff Daddy is still Puff Daddy, Prince is still Prince and Posh Spice will forever be Posh Spice.

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  11. Watch: Louis Baker covers Purple RainRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Up-and-coming Wellington musician Louis Baker has released an intimate and mesmerizing video of him performing the 1984 Prince hit live before a small audience. "Ever since I first heard Prince he has been a sort of musical mentor to me," Baker says, "and for some years now I have felt attracted to doing my own version of Purple Rain.

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  12. Louis Baker covers Prince's 'Purple Rain'Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    Louis Baker covers the legendary king of funk Prince's 'Purple Rain' as the sixth release of the Aston Rd Sessions . The intensity of this up close and mesmerizing intimate performance shows why Baker has become renowned for both tear inducing and uplifting live shows.

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  13. Prince to release new album 'Art Official Age'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Prince is once again in the spotlight, as his new album release is fast approaching. Based upon inspiration given to him by Dionne Warwick's "In Between the Heartaches," Prince is working on his latest creation full throttle.

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  14. Prince unleashes 'Art Official Age' and the 3rdEyeGirl-assisted 'PlectrumElectrum'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    The last time Prince made an album that fit with contemporary pop standards was 2004's "Musicology." And even that, by anyone else's standards, was kind of out there.

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  15. Prince dazzles and baffles on two new releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Further evidence of his derring-do permeates his two new and distinctively varied albums, "Art Official Age" and "PlectrumElectrum." Releasing simultaneously Tuesday, the dueling records are a homecoming with a label, Warner Bros., that ferried Prince to worldwide fame but that he later implied owned him as a slave.

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  16. People: Jane Fonda supports rape foundationRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... against her attackers - beloved star football players who had the support of the community. Never let it be said that Prince doesn't retain the capacity to both dazzle and baffle. Through 36 years in the spotlight and one of the most influential of ...

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  17. Dan DeLuca's 'In the Mix' Picks: Music MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    Purple Rain. For his first trick Tuesday, Prince will release two albums, the solo joint Art Official Age and PlectrumElectrum , a collaboration with backup band 3rdEyeGirl.

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  18. 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 ...

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  19. New albums are a welcome end to Prince's recording droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... without any advance notice. U2 did the same this month - but gave away its record free to iTunes account holders. Prince has decided to go old school with his brand new project. Make that projects. Like Bruce Springsteen and Guns 'N Roses in the ...

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  20. Madness Announce 'One Step Beyond 35th Anniversary Edition' Cd/Dvd Released 13th October 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    When Top Of The Pops rocketed Suggs, Chas, Barzo, Woody, Chrissy, Thommo and Bedders into our living rooms with 'The Prince' in 1979, Madness' rise to stardom was swift. Spearheading the 2Tone Ska revival, along with The Specials, the band adopted an authentic attitude and philosophy that propelled them quickly into the charts.

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