576 relations: "Weird Al" Yankovic, A Celebration (Prince Tour), A Current Affair (U.S. TV series), A&M Records, A-side and B-side, ABC News, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Academy Awards, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Acid rock, Act I and II, Addiction medicine, African Americans, Against medical advice, Age appropriateness, Agence France-Presse, Albert Magnoli, AllMusic, ALMA Award, Alphabet St., AMC Theatres, American Bandstand, American Music Award, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, André 3000, André Cymone, Androgyny, Andy Warhol, Animal rights, Ann Arbor, Michigan, Anna Fantastic, Anoka County, Minnesota, Anschutz Entertainment Group, Arista Records, Around the World in a Day, Art Official Age, Atlanta, Atlanta Bliss, Austin, Texas, B3ta, Baby I'm a Star, Barack Obama, Barbra Streisand, Baritone, Batdance, Batman (1989 film), Batman (album), Bellmark Records, BET Awards, BET Awards 2006, ..., Betcha by Golly, Wow, Beyoncé, Big Boi, Billboard (magazine), Billboard 200, Billboard Hot 100, Billie Jean, Black Sweat, Bob Cavallo, Bobby Z., Bootleg recording, Bremer Bank, Bria Valente, Broadcast Music, Inc., Brownmark, Bruno Mars, Buprenorphine, Call My Name (Prince song), Camden Town, Camille (album), Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Carlos Santana, Carmen Electra, Carmike Cinemas, Carver County, Minnesota, Cat Glover, CBS, Celine Dion, Chaka Khan, Chanhassen, Minnesota, Chaos and Disorder, Chappelle's Show, Charlie Chaplin, Chicago (band), Chicago Review Press, Chuck Berry, Cinnamon Girl (Prince song), Clyde Stubblefield, CNET, Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, Columbia Records, Come (Prince album), Come 2 My House, Comedy Central, Comerica, Condé Nast, Contactmusic.com, Contemporary R&B, Continuum International Publishing Group, Controversy (Prince album), Controversy Tour, Copyright infringement, Cover version, Covermount, Crazy in Love, Cream (Prince song), Creep (Radiohead song), Cremation, Croke Park, Crystal Ball (box set), Crystal Ball (unreleased album), Curtis Mayfield, Da Capo Press, Daily Kos, Dakota Jazz Club, Dallas Cowboys, Darling Nikki, Dave Chappelle, David Bowie, Death of Freddie Gray, Delbert McClinton, Delirious (Prince song), Dez Dickerson, Diamonds and Pearls, Diamonds and Pearls (song), Diamonds and Pearls Tour, Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Dirty Mind, Dirty Mind Tour, Disco, DNA profiling, Doctor Fink, Dream Factory (album), Drum machine, Duke Ellington, E!, Earth, Wind & Fire, EBay, Ebony (magazine), Electric Ballroom, Electric Fetus, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Elvis Presley, Emancipation (Prince album), EMI, EMI Records, En Vogue, Entertainment Tonight, Entertainment Weekly, Epilepsy, Eric Leeds, Ethnic stereotype, Europe 1, Excelsior, Minnesota, Exodus (The New Power Generation album), F.U.N.K., Facebook, Fact (UK magazine), Fall Out Boy, Falsetto, Family medicine, Fentanyl, Film, First Avenue (nightclub), Floppy disk, For You (Prince album), Fox Theatre (Atlanta), Funk, Funky 4 + 1, GCS 2000, Gender, Gender symbol, George Clinton (musician), George Harrison, Gett Off, Glee (TV series), Golden Globe Award, Golden Raspberry Awards, Goldnigga, GQ, Graffiti Bridge (album), Graffiti Bridge (film), Grammy Award, Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, Grammy Hall of Fame, Grand Palais, Greatest hits album, Green for All, Greenwood Publishing Group, Guitar solo, Hackathon, Hal Leonard Corporation, Happy Feet, Hindustan Times, Hip hop music, Hit and Run Tour (2014), Hit n Run Phase One, Hit n Run Phase Two, Hit n Run Tour (2000), HMV, Hop Farm Festival, Hot Chip, Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, Howard the Duck (film), HuffPost, Hugh Jackman, I Can't Make You Love Me, I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man, I Feel for You, I Wanna Be Your Lover, Ida Kristine Nielsen, If I Was Your Girlfriend, Iggy Azalea, Indigo Nights, Influenza, Interactive Tour, International Lover, ITunes Store, Jackie Wilson, Jam of the Year Tour, James Brown, Jazz, Jehovah's Witnesses, Jehovah's Witnesses and blood transfusions, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Joan Osborne, John Blackwell (musician), John L. Nelson, Jon Pareles, Joni Mitchell, Just as Long as We're Together, Karenna Gore, KCMP, KDLD, Keep It Together (song), Kendrick Lamar, Kenny Rogers, Kevin Smith, Kim Basinger, Kingdom Hall, Kiss (Prince song), Kristin Scott Thomas, KTLA, La Cigale, La-La (Means I Love You), Larry Graham, Las Vegas Valley, Lead vocalist, Legacy Recordings, Lenny Kravitz, Lenz v. Universal Music Corp., Let's Go Crazy, Levi Seacer Jr., Lianne La Havas, Like a Prayer (album), Like a Prayer (song), Linda Creed, Liner notes, Linn LM-1, Lisa Coleman (musician), List of best-selling music artists, List of highest-certified music artists in the United States, List of Saturday Night Live guests, List of signature songs, List of Super Bowl halftime shows, Little Red Corvette, Little Richard, Live Out Loud Tour, Lizz Wright, London Borough of Camden, Loop (music), Los Angeles Times, Lotusflow3r, Louis Falco, Louisiana, Louisville Free Public Library, Louisville Free Public Library, Western Branch, Love 4 One Another Charities Tour, Love Symbol Album, Love... Thy Will Be Done, Lovesexy, Lovesexy Tour, Maceo Parker, Macy's, Madhouse (band), Madonna (entertainer), Manic Monday, Market saturation, Marrakesh, Martika, Martika's Kitchen, Marvin Gaye, Mayte Garcia, Mazarati, Mía Maestro, MCD Productions, Memoir, Michael Bland, Michael Jackson, Mick Jagger, Miko Weaver, Miles Davis, Minneapolis, Minneapolis Public Schools, Minneapolis sound, Minnesota, Minnesota Dance Theatre, Minnesota Vikings, MinnPost, Moline, Illinois, Money Don't Matter 2 Night, Montreux Jazz Festival, Morpheus (The Matrix), Morris Day, Mr. Shovel's Check One Two, MTV, MTV Video Music Award, Muppets Tonight, Music publisher (popular music), Music recording certification, Music video, Musicology (album), Musicology (song), Musicology Live 2004ever, My Name Is Prince, Naloxone, Nature Publishing Group, NBC, NBC News, Neo (The Matrix), New Girl, New Power Soul Tour, New wave music, New York (magazine), New York Amsterdam News, New York Daily News, Newpower Soul, News (Prince album), Nicole Kidman, Nicollet Mall, Nielsen Holdings, Nik Cohn, NME, Nothing Compares 2 U, NPG Music Club, NPG Records, Nuclear proliferation, Nude Tour, One Nite Alone..., One Nite Alone... Live!, One Nite Alone... Tour, One of Us (Joan Osborne song), Opioid overdose, Opioid use disorder, Outkast, Pain management, Paisley Park Records, Pantone, Parade (Prince album), Parade Tour, Parental Advisory, Parents Music Resource Center, Partyman, Paula Abdul, Pazz & Jop, Peach (song), Penguin Books, People (magazine), People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Per4ming Live 3121, Pfeiffer syndrome, Piano & A Microphone Tour, Piano and a Microphone 1983, Pink Cashmere, Planet Earth (Prince album), Plectrumelectrum, Pollstar, Pop Life (Prince song), Pop music, Power of Soul: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix, President of the United States, Press kit, Prince (album), Prince (New Girl), Prince (painting), Prince 20Ten, Prince Tour, Probate, Psychedelic music, Purple Rain (album), Purple Rain (film), Purple Rain (song), Purple Rain Tour, Quad City International Airport, Radiohead, Raspberry Beret, Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic, Rave Un2 the Year 2000, Record Plant, Record Store Day, Recording Industry Association of America, Recording Industry Association of America certification, Red House (song), Reuters, RGB color model, Rhythm and blues, Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame, Rick James, Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Rock music, Rolling Stone, Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Artists of All Time, Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Rosie Gaines, Round and Round (Tevin Campbell song), Salma Hayek, Saturday Night Live, Sausalito, California, Scandalous!, Search warrant, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Serpent's Tail, Sex Pistols, Sex symbol, Sexy MF, Sheena Easton, Sheila E., Sherilyn Fenn, Sign o' the Times, Sign o' the Times (film), Sign o' the Times (song), Sign o' the Times Tour, Simon & Schuster, Simon Reynolds, Sinéad O'Connor, Slate (magazine), Sly Stone, So What the Fuss, Social media, Soft and Wet, Sonny T., Sony BMG, Sony Music, Soul music, Sound 80, Spellbound (Paula Abdul album), Spin (magazine), St. Martin's Press, Star Tribune, Stephen Thomas Erlewine, Steve Jones (musician), Stevie Wonder, Sugar Walls, Super Bowl XLI, Susan Moonsie, Susanna Hoffs, Susannah Melvoin, Sydney Opera House, Synth-pop, Synthesizer, Syracuse, New York, Target Center, Te Amo Corazón, Tevin Campbell, The Aquarian Weekly, The Arms of Orion, The Baltimore Sun, The Bangles, The Beatles, The Black Album (Prince album), The Chocolate Invasion, The Earth Tour: 21 Nights in London, The Family (band), The Gold Experience, The Guardian, The Hits/The B-Sides, The Independent, The Kansas City Star, The Mail on Sunday, The Matrix, The Most Beautiful Girl in the World (Prince song), The New Power Generation, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The O2 Arena, The Rainbow Children, The Revolution (band), The Rolling Stones, The Slaughterhouse, The Song of the Heart, The Strokes, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Time (band), The Times, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Ultimate Live Experience, The Vault: Old Friends 4 Sale, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Thieves in the Temple, Thom Bell, Tidal (service), Tim Burton, Time (magazine), Tipper Gore, Today (U.S. TV program), Todd Rundgren, Tommy Barbarella, Tony M., Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, Touré (journalist), Tyka Nelson, U Got the Look, UK Music Hall of Fame, Ultimate Prince, Under the Cherry Moon, United States Senate, Universal Music Group, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Michigan Press, University of Texas Press, Unreleased Prince projects, Uptown (song), USA Today, Vanity (singer), Vanity 6, Vanity Fair (magazine), Variety (magazine), Veganism, Vegetarian Times, Vegetarianism, Vibe (magazine), Vocal range, Vocal register, Walgreens, Walter Yetnikoff, Warner Bros. Records, Warner Music Group, Warner/Chappell Music, WBZ-TV, WCCO-TV, Web colors, Web Sheriff, Webby Award, Welcome 2, Wendy & Lisa, Wendy Melvoin, When Doves Cry, While My Guitar Gently Weeps, Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?, Wool, World Tour 2003, Xpectation, YouTube, 1999 (Prince album), 1999 (song), 1999 Tour, 2006 Brit Awards, 2006 Webby Awards, 2015 Baltimore protests, 20Ten, 26th Annual Grammy Awards, 27th Annual Grammy Awards, 3121, 3D printing, 3rdeyegirl, 46th Annual Grammy Awards, 4Ever (Prince album), 59th Annual Grammy Awards, 7 (Prince song), 9-1-1, 94 East. Expand index (526 more) » « Shrink index
Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic (born October 23, 1959) is an American singer-songwriter, film/record producer, satirist, and author.
Prince: A Celebration was a short American tour by Prince.
A Current Affair was an American television newsmagazine that aired in syndication from July 28, 1986, to August 30, 1996, before reappearing briefly in March 2005.
A&M Records was an American record label founded as an independent company by Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss in 1962.
The terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 78, 45, and 33 1/3 rpm phonograph records, or cassettes, whether singles, extended plays (EPs), or long-playing (LP) records.
ABC News is the news division of the American Broadcasting Company (ABC), owned by the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (سباق جائزة أبوظبي الكبرى) is a Formula One motor race.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS (often pronounced as am-pas), also known as simply the Academy) is a professional honorary organization with the stated goal of advancing the arts and sciences of motion pictures.
Acid rock is a loosely defined type of rock music that evolved out of the mid-1960s garage punk movement and helped launch the psychedelic subculture.
Act I was a concert tour by American recording artist Prince and The New Power Generation promoting his Love Symbol Album, released the previous year.
Addiction medicine is a medical specialty that deals with the treatment of addiction.
African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.
Against medical advice (AMA), sometimes known as discharge against medical advice (DAMA), is a term used in health care institutions when a patient leaves a hospital against the advice of their doctor.
Age appropriateness or child-friendly is the progression of behavioral norms largely agreed upon within a society or among sociological and psychological authorities to be appropriate to a child's development of social skills.
Agence France-Presse (AFP) is an international news agency headquartered in Paris, France.
Albert Magnoli (born 1954).
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
The American Latino Media Arts Award or ALMA Award, formerly known as NCLR Bravo Award, is an award highlighting the best American Latino contributions to music, television, and film.
"Alphabet St." is a song from American musician Prince's 1988 album, Lovesexy.
AMC Theatres (originally an abbreviation for American Multi-Cinema, often referred to simply as AMC and known in some countries as AMC Cinemas) is an American movie theater chain owned and operated by Wanda Group.
American Bandstand is an American music-performance show that aired in various versions from 1952 to 1989 and was hosted from 1956 until its final season by Dick Clark, who also served as producer.
The American Music Awards (AMAs) is an annual American music awards show, created by Dick Clark in 1973 for ABC when the network's contract to air the Grammy Awards expired.
The American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) is an American not-for-profit performance-rights organization (PRO) that protects its members' musical copyrights by monitoring public performances of their music, whether via a broadcast or live performance, and compensating them accordingly.
André Benjamin (born May 27, 1975), better known by his stage name André 3000 (formerly known as André), is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor, best known for being part of hip hop duo Outkast alongside fellow rapper Big Boi.
André Cymone (born Andre Simon Anderson; June 27, 1958) is an American bassist, songwriter and record producer.
Androgyny is the combination of masculine and feminine characteristics.
Andy Warhol (born Andrew Warhola; August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987) was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art.
Animal rights is the idea in which some, or all, non-human animals are entitled to the possession of their own lives and that their most basic interests—such as the need to avoid suffering—should be afforded the same consideration as similar interests of human beings.
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Washtenaw County.
Anna Garcia, whose legal name is Anna Florence and is professionally known as Anna Fantastic (a name given to her by Prince. Retrieved on 14 August 2007.), is an English actress, singer and model.
Anoka County is the fourth-most-populous county in the U.S. state of Minnesota.
The Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) is an American worldwide sporting and music entertainment presenter and a subsidiary of The Anschutz Corporation.
Arista Records, Inc. was a major American record label.
Around the World in a Day is the seventh studio album by American recording artist Prince, and the second to feature his backing band The Revolution.
Art Official Age is the thirty-seventh studio album by American recording artist Prince.
Atlanta is the capital city and most populous municipality of the state of Georgia in the United States.
Matthew "Atlanta Bliss" Blistan (born c. 1952) is an American jazz trumpeter.
Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties.
B3ta (stylised as b3ta) is a popular British website, described as a "puerile digital arts community" by The Guardian.
"Baby I'm a Star" is a song written and recorded by American musician Prince from his album Purple Rain.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand (born April 24, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker.
A baritone is a type of classical male singing voice whose vocal range lies between the bass and the tenor voice types.
"Batdance" is a song by American musician Prince, from the 1989 ''Batman'' soundtrack.
Batman is a 1989 American superhero film directed by Tim Burton and produced by Jon Peters and Peter Guber, based on the DC Comics character of the same name.
Batman is the eleventh studio album by American recording artist Prince and the soundtrack album to the 1989 film Batman.
Bellmark Records is a small U.S. independent record label, based on the west coast and is distributed by the independent DM Records Group.
The BET Awards were established in 2001 by the Black Entertainment Television network to celebrate African Americans and other American minorities in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment over the past year.
The 6th BET Awards took place at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California on June 27, 2006.
"Betcha by Golly, Wow" is a song written by Thom Bell and Linda Creed that was originally recorded by Connie Stevens as "Keep Growing Strong" on the Bell Records label in 1970.
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter (born September 4, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, and businesswoman.
Antwan André Patton (born February 1, 1975), better known by his stage name Big Boi, is an American rapper, songwriter, actor and record producer, best known for being a member of American hip hop duo Outkast alongside André 3000.
Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
"Billie Jean" is a song by American singer Michael Jackson, released in January 1983 as the second single from his sixth album Thriller (1982).
"Black Sweat" is a song by Prince that was released as the second single from his 2006 album 3121.
Bob Cavallo is an American entertainment manager, producer, and business owner.
Robert B. Rivkin (born January 9, 1956), better known by the stage name Bobby Z., is an American musician and record producer, most known as being the original drummer for Prince's band from 1978 to 1986, and as a member of The Revolution.
A bootleg recording is an audio or video recording of a performance that was not officially released by the artist or under other legal authority.
Bremer Bank is the name of the banks owned by the Bremer Financial Corporation, a bank holding company founded by Otto Bremer in 1943.
Brenda Fuentes, better known by her stage name Bria Valente.
Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) is one of five United States performing rights organizations, along with ASCAP, SESAC, Global Music Rights, &. It collects license fees on behalf of songwriters, composers, and music publishers and distributes them as royalties to those members whose works have been performed.
Mark Brown (born March 8, 1962), better known by the stage name Brown Mark, also styled Brownmark and BrownMark, is an American musician, bassist and record producer.
Peter Gene Hernandez (born October 8, 1985), known professionally as Bruno Mars, is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and dancer.
Buprenorphine, sold under the brand name Subutex, among others, is an opioid used to treat opioid addiction, acute pain, and chronic pain.
"Call My Name" is a song by Prince, from his 2004 album Musicology.
Camden Town, often shortened to Camden (a term also used for the entire borough), is a district of north west London, England, located north of Charing Cross (walking distance).
Camille is an unreleased album recorded by Prince in 1986 and intended to be released under the pseudonym Camille, a feminine alter ego whose identity Prince assumed by disguising his vocals in a pitched-up and androgynous style.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is an emergency procedure that combines chest compressions often with artificial ventilation in an effort to manually preserve intact brain function until further measures are taken to restore spontaneous blood circulation and breathing in a person who is in cardiac arrest.
Carlos Santana (born July 20, 1947) is a Mexican and American musician who first became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American jazz.
Tara Leigh Patrick (born April 20, 1972), better known by her stage name Carmen Electra, is an American glamour model, actress, television personality, singer, and dancer.
Carmike Cinemas was a motion picture exhibitor headquartered in Columbus, Georgia.
Carver County is a county in the U.S. state of Minnesota.
Catherine Vernice Glover is a professional choreographer, dancer and singer.
CBS (an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of CBS Corporation.
Céline Marie Claudette Dion, (born 30 March 1968) is a Canadian singer.
Chaka Khan (born Yvette Marie Stevens, March 23, 1953) is an American recording artist whose career has spanned five decades, beginning in the 1970s as the lead vocalist and focal point of the funk band Rufus.
Chanhassen is a city in Carver and Hennepin counties in the state of Minnesota, United States.
Chaos and Disorder is the eighteenth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
Chappelle's Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by comedians Dave Chappelle and Neal Brennan, with Chappelle hosting the show and starring in the majority of its sketches.
Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film.
Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois, calling themselves the Chicago Transit Authority in 1968 before shortening the name in 1970.
Chicago Review Press, or CRP, is a U.S. book publisher and an independent company founded in 1973.
Charles Edward Anderson Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.
"Cinnamon Girl" is a song by Prince, from his 2004 album Musicology.
Clyde Austin Stubblefield (April 18, 1943 – February 18, 2017) was an American drummer best known for his work with James Brown.
CNET (stylized as c|net) is an American media website that publishes reviews, news, articles, blogs, podcasts and videos on technology and consumer electronics globally.
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (commonly referred to as Coachella or the Coachella Festival) is an annual music and arts festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, located in the Inland Empire's Coachella Valley in the Colorado Desert.
Columbia Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.
Come is the fifteenth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
Come 2 My House is the ninth studio album by American R&B/funk singer Chaka Khan released on the NPG Records label in 1998.
Comedy Central is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Global Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
Comerica Incorporated is a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
Condé Nast Inc. is an American mass media company founded in 1909 by Condé Montrose Nast, based at One World Trade Center and owned by Advance Publications.
Contactmusic.com is an online magazine of cultural criticism based in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
Contemporary R&B (also known as simply R&B), is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk, hip hop, and electronic music.
Continuum International Publishing Group was an academic publisher of books with editorial offices in London and New York City.
Controversy is the fourth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Controversy Tour was the third concert tour by American recording artist Prince in support of his fourth studio album Controversy.
Copyright infringement is the use of works protected by copyright law without permission, infringing certain exclusive rights granted to the copyright holder, such as the right to reproduce, distribute, display or perform the protected work, or to make derivative works.
In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song.
Covermount (sometimes written cover mount) is the name given to storage media (containing software and or audiovisual media) or other products (ranging from toys to flip-flops) packaged as part of a magazine or newspaper.
"Crazy in Love" is a song by American singer Beyoncé featuring American rapper Jay-Z from Beyoncé's debut solo studio album Dangerously in Love (2003).
"Cream" is a song by Prince and The New Power Generation, from the album Diamonds and Pearls (1991).
"Creep" is a song by the English alternative rock band Radiohead, released as their debut single in 1992; it appeared on their first album, Pablo Honey (1993).
Cremation is the combustion, vaporization, and oxidation of cadavers to basic chemical compounds, such as gases, ashes and mineral fragments retaining the appearance of dry bone.
Croke Park (Páirc an Chrócaigh) is a GAA stadium located in Dublin, Ireland.
Crystal Ball contains the twentieth and twenty-first studio albums by American recording artist Prince.
Crystal Ball is an unreleased studio album by Prince recorded throughout 1986.
Curtis Lee Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, and one of the most influential musicians behind soul and politically conscious African-American music.
Da Capo Press is an American publishing company with headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts.
Daily Kos is a group blog and internet forum focused on liberal American politics.
The Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant is a jazz club in Twin Cities, Minnesota.
The Dallas Cowboys are a professional American football team based in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex.
"Darling Nikki" is a song produced, arranged, composed, and performed by American musician Prince and originally released on his Grammy Award-winning 1984 album Purple Rain.
David Khari Webber Chappelle (born August 24, 1973) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer.
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer-songwriter and actor.
On April 12, 2015, Freddie Carlos Gray, Jr., a 25-year-old African American man, was arrested by the Baltimore Police Department for possessing what the police alleged was an illegal knife under Baltimore law.
Delbert McClinton (born November 4, 1940) is an American blues rock and electric blues singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonica player, and pianist.
"Delirious" is a song by American musician Prince, from his 1982 album, 1999.
Dez Dickerson (born August 7, 1955) is an American guitarist and singer who was a member of Prince's former band, The Revolution.
Diamonds and Pearls is the 13th studio album by American recording artist Prince, and the first with his new backing band The New Power Generation.
"Diamonds and Pearls" is the title track to Prince and The New Power Generation's 1991 hit album.
The Diamonds and Pearls Tour was a concert tour by American recording artist Prince and The New Power Generation promoting his Diamonds and Pearls album, released the previous year.
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is a United States copyright law that implements two 1996 treaties of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
Dirty Mind is the third studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Dirty Mind Tour was a concert tour by American recording artist Prince, his second tour in support of his third album Dirty Mind.
Disco is a musical style that emerged in the mid 1960s and early 1970s from America's urban nightlife scene, where it originated in house parties and makeshift discothèques, reaching its peak popularity between the mid-1970s and early 1980s.
DNA profiling (also called DNA fingerprinting, DNA testing, or DNA typing) is the process of determining an individual's DNA characteristics, which are as unique as fingerprints.
Matthew Robert Fink, better known by the stage name Doctor Fink, is an American keyboardist, record producer, and songwriter.
Dream Factory is an unreleased double LP project by Prince and The Revolution, recorded between 1982 and 1986.
A drum machine is an electronic musical instrument that creates percussion.
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist, and bandleader of a jazz orchestra, which he led from 1923 until his death in a career spanning over fifty years.
E! (originally an initialism of Entertainment Television) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group division of NBCUniversal, all owned by Comcast.
Earth, Wind & Fire (EWF) is an American band that has spanned the musical genres of R&B, soul, funk, jazz, disco, pop, rock, Latin, and Afro pop.
eBay Inc. is a multinational e-commerce corporation based in San Jose, California that facilitates consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer sales through its website.
Ebony is a monthly magazine for the African-American market.
The Electric Ballroom is a 1,500 capacity performance venue (primarily for rock bands) and indoor market located at 184 Camden High Street in Camden Town, London, England.
The Electric Fetus is a record store with locations in Minneapolis and Duluth.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is an international non-profit digital rights group based in San Francisco, California.
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor.
Emancipation is the nineteenth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
EMI Group Limited (originally an initialism for Electric and Musical Industries and also referred to as EMI Records Ltd.) was a British multinational conglomerate founded in March 1931 in London.
EMI Records was a British record label founded by the music company of the same name in 1972 as its flagship label, and launched in January 1973 as the successor to its Columbia and Parlophone record labels.
En Vogue is an American R&B/Pop vocal group whose original lineup consisted of singers Terry Ellis, Dawn Robinson, Cindy Herron, and Maxine Jones.
Entertainment Tonight (or simply ET) is an American first-run syndicated entertainment television newsmagazine that is distributed by CBS Television Distribution throughout the United States.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Meredith Corporation, that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
Epilepsy is a group of neurological disorders characterized by epileptic seizures.
Eric Leeds (born January 19, 1952) is an American saxophone player, mostly known for his work with Prince.
An ethnic stereotype, national stereotype, or national character is a system of beliefs about typical characteristics of members of a given ethnic group or nationality, their status, society and cultural norms.
Europe 1, formerly known as Europe n° 1, is a privately owned radio station created in 1955.
Excelsior is a city on Lake Minnetonka in Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States.
Exodus is the second studio album by the New Power Generation.
"F.U.N.K." is a digital-only single by Prince.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
Fact (stylised as FACT) is a music publication that launched in the UK in 2003.
Fall Out Boy is an American rock band formed in Wilmette, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, in 2001.
Falsetto (Italian diminutive of falso, "false") is the vocal register occupying the frequency range just above the modal voice register and overlapping with it by approximately one octave.
Family medicine (FM), formerly family practice (FP), is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for people of all ages; the specialist is named a family physician or family doctor.
Fentanyl, also spelled fentanil, is an opioid which is used as a pain medication and together with other medications for anesthesia. Fentanyl is also made illegally and used as a recreational drug, often mixed with heroin or cocaine. It has a rapid onset and effects generally last less than an hour or two. Medically, fentanyl is used by injection, as a patch on the skin, as a nasal spray, or in the mouth. Common side effects include vomiting, constipation, sedation, confusion, hallucinations, and injuries related to poor coordination. Serious side effects may include decreased breathing (respiratory depression), serotonin syndrome, low blood pressure, addiction, or coma. In 2016, more than 20,000 deaths occurred in the United States due to overdoses of fentanyl and fentanyl analogues, half of all reported opioid related deaths. Fentanyl works primarily by activating μ-opioid receptors. It is around 100 times stronger than morphine, and some analogues such as carfentanil are around 10,000 times stronger. Fentanyl was first made by Paul Janssen in 1960 and approved for medical use in the United States in 1968.In 2015, were used in healthcare globally., fentanyl was the most widely used synthetic opioid in medicine. Fentanyl patches are on the WHO List of Essential Medicines, the most effective and safe medicines needed in a health system. For a 100 microgram vial, the average wholesale cost in the developing world is 0.66 (2015). and in the USA it costs 0.49 (2017).
A film, also called a movie, motion picture, moving pícture, theatrical film, or photoplay, is a series of still images that, when shown on a screen, create the illusion of moving images.
First Avenue & 7th St Entry (locally known as The Mainroom and The Entry) are two music venues housed in the same landmark building in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.
A floppy disk, also called a floppy, diskette, or just disk, is a type of disk storage composed of a disk of thin and flexible magnetic storage medium, sealed in a rectangular plastic enclosure lined with fabric that removes dust particles.
For You is the debut studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Fox Theatre (often marketed as the Fabulous Fox), a former movie palace, is a performing arts venue located at 660 Peachtree Street NE in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, and is the centerpiece of the Fox Theatre Historic District.
Funk is a music genre that originated in African American communities in the mid-1960s when African American musicians created a rhythmic, danceable new form of music through a mixture of soul music, jazz, and rhythm and blues (R&B).
Funky 4 + 1 was an American hip hop group from The Bronx, New York.
GCS 2000 is a studio album by funk group Graham Central Station released on July 21, 1998, on NPG Records.
Gender is the range of characteristics pertaining to, and differentiating between, masculinity and femininity.
A gender symbol is a pictogram or glyph used to represent either biological sex or sociological gender (a terminological distinction originating in 1950s sociology) in either biology, medicine, genealogy or selective breeding, or in sociology, gender politics, LGBT subculture and identity politics.
George Edward Clinton (born July 22, 1941) is an American singer, songwriter, bandleader, and record producer.
George Harrison (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) was an English guitarist, singer-songwriter, and producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.
"Gett Off" is a song written and produced by American musician Prince for his thirteenth album Diamonds and Pearls (1991).
Glee is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on the Fox network in the United States from May 19, 2009, to March 20, 2015.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
The Golden Raspberry Awards (also known in short terms as Razzies and Razzie Awards) is a mock award in recognition of the worst in film.
Goldnigga is the first studio album by the New Power Generation.
GQ (formerly Gentlemen's Quarterly) is an international monthly men's magazine based in New York City and founded in 1931.
Graffiti Bridge is the twelfth studio album by American recording artist Prince and is the soundtrack album to the 1990 film of the same name.
Graffiti Bridge is a 1990 American rock musical drama film written by, directed by, and starring Prince in his fourth and final film role.
A Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievement in the music industry.
The Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance was a Grammy Award recognizing superior vocal performance by a male in the pop category, the first of which was presented in 1959.
The Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance was awarded between 1968 and 2011.
The Grammy Hall of Fame is a hall of fame to honor musical recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance.
The Grand Palais des Champs-Élysées, commonly known as the Grand Palais (English: Great Palace), is a large historic site, exhibition hall and museum complex located at the Champs-Élysées in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France.
A greatest hits album, sometimes called a "best of" album or a catalog album, is a compilation of songs by a particular artist or band.
Green For All is an organization whose stated goal is to build a green economy while simultaneously lifting citizens out of poverty.
ABC-CLIO/Greenwood is an educational and academic publisher (middle school through university level) which is today part of ABC-CLIO.
A guitar solo is a melodic passage, instrumental section, or entire piece of music written for a classical guitar, electric guitar or an acoustic guitar.
A hackathon (also known as a hack day, hackfest or codefest) is a design sprint-like event in which computer programmers and others involved in software development, including graphic designers, interface designers, project managers, and others, often including subject-matter-experts, collaborate intensively on software projects.
Hal Leonard Corporation is a United States music publishing and distribution company founded in Winona, Minnesota, by Harold "Hal" Edstrom, his brother, Everett "Leonard" Edstrom, and fellow musician Roger Busdicker.
Happy Feet is a 2006 Australian-American computer-animated musical family comedy film directed, produced, and co-written by George Miller.
Hindustan Times is an Indian English-language daily newspaper founded in 1924 with roots in the Indian independence movement of the period ("Hindustan" being a historical name for India).
Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.
The Hit and Run Tour was a concert tour by American recording artist Prince and 3rdeyegirl.
Hit n Run Phase One is the thirty-eighth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
Hit n Run Phase Two is the thirty-ninth studio album by American recording artist Prince and the last to be released in his lifetime.
The Hit + Run Tour was an American tour by Prince.
HMV Retail Ltd. is an entertainment retailing company (registered in England) operating in the United Kingdom.
Hop Farm Music Festival is an annual music festival at The Hop Farm Country Park in Paddock Wood, Kent, England, first created by John Vincent Power of Festival Republic.
Hot Chip are an English indie electronic band formed in London in 2000.
The Hot R&B/Hip-Hop/Rap Songs is a record chart that ranks the most popular R&B and hip hop songs in the United States and is published weekly by Billboard.
Howard the Duck is a 1986 American science fiction comedy film directed by Willard Huyck and starring Lea Thompson, Jeffrey Jones, and Tim Robbins.
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has both localized and international editions.
Hugh Michael Jackman (born 12 October 1968) is an Australian actor, singer, and producer.
"I Can't Make You Love Me" is a song written by Mike Reid and Allen Shamblin and recorded by American singer Bonnie Raitt for her eleventh studio album Luck of the Draw (1991).
"I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man" is a song written and recorded by American musician Prince.
"I Feel for You" is a song written by Prince that originally appeared on his 1979 self-titled album.
"I Wanna Be Your Lover" is a song by American recording artist Prince.
Ida Kristine Nielsen (born 1975), also known as Bass Ida, Bassida, and Ida Funkhouser, is a Danish bassplayer, composer and vocalist.
"If I Was Your Girlfriend" was the second single from American musician Prince's 1987 double album Sign o' the Times.
Amethyst Amelia Kelly (born 7 June 1990), known professionally as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper.
Indigo Nights is a live album by Prince, mainly comprising songs played live during some of the aftershows at the indigO2 night club in London in 2007.
Influenza, commonly known as "the flu", is an infectious disease caused by an influenza virus.
"International Lover" is a song by American musician Prince from the album 1999.
The iTunes Store is a software-based online digital media store operated by Apple Inc. It opened on April 28, 2003, and has been the largest music vendor in the United States since April 2008, and the largest music vendor in the world since February 2010.
Jack Leroy "Jackie" Wilson Jr. (June 9, 1934 – January 21, 1984) was an American soul singer and performer.
Jam of the Year Tour is a tour made in the Americas by Prince from July 21, 1997 to January 23, 1998.
James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, dancer, musician, record producer and bandleader.
Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.
Jehovah's Witnesses is a millenarian restorationist Christian denomination with nontrinitarian beliefs distinct from mainstream Christianity.
Jehovah's Witnesses believe that the Bible prohibits ingesting blood and that Christians should not accept blood transfusions or donate or store their own blood for transfusion.
Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and pianist, often known by his nickname, The Killer.
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
James Samuel "Jimmy Jam" Harris III (born June 6, 1959) and Terry Steven Lewis (born November 24, 1956) are an American R&B songwriting and record production team.
Joan Elizabeth Osborne (born July 8, 1962) is an American singer, songwriter, and interpreter of music, having recorded and performed in various popular American musical genres including pop, soul, R&B, blues, and country.
John Blackwell Jr. (September 9, 1973 – July 4, 2017) was an American contemporary R&B, funk, jazz, fusion, and pop drummer, best known for his work with Prince.
John Lewis Nelson (June 29, 1916 – August 25, 2001), also known as his stage name Prince Rogers, was an American jazz musician and songwriter.
Jon Pareles (born October 25, 1953) is an American journalist who is the chief popular-music critic in the arts section of The New York Times.
Roberta Joan "Joni" Mitchell, CC (née Anderson; born November 7, 1943) is a Canadian singer-songwriter.
"Just as Long as We're Together" was Prince's second single released from his 1978 debut album For You.
Karenna Aitcheson Gore (born August 6, 1973), formerly known as Karenna Schiff, is an American author, journalist, and attorney.
KCMP (89.3 FM, 89.3 The Current), is a radio station owned by Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) that broadcasts a AAA music format including a significant rotation of songs by local artists.
KDLD is a commercial FM radio station in Santa Monica, California, broadcasting to the Greater Los Angeles area on 103.1 MHz.
"Keep It Together" is a song by American singer Madonna from her fourth studio album Like a Prayer (1989).
Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer.
Kenneth Ray Rogers (born August 21, 1938) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur.
Kevin Patrick Smith (born August 2, 1970) is an American filmmaker, actor, comedian, comic book writer, author, and podcaster.
Kimila Ann Basinger (born December 8, 1953) is an American actress, singer and former fashion model.
A Kingdom Hall is a place of worship used by Jehovah's Witnesses.
"Kiss" is a song composed, written and produced by American singer, songwriter and musician Prince, released as the lead single from Prince and The Revolution's eighth studio album, Parade (1986), in February 5, 1986, by the Paisley Park label.
Dame Kristin Ann Scott Thomas (born 24 May 1960) is a British actress.
KTLA, virtual channel 5 (UHF digital channel 31), is a CW-affiliated television station located in Los Angeles, California, United States.
La Cigale (English: The Cicada) is a theater at 120, boulevard de Rochechouart near Place Pigalle, in the 18th arrondissement of Paris.
"La-La (Means I Love You)" is a R&B/soul song by American vocal group The Delfonics.
Larry Graham Jr. (born August 14, 1946) is an American bass guitar player, both with the psychedelic soul/funk band Sly and the Family Stone, and as the founder and frontman of Graham Central Station.
The Las Vegas Valley is a major metropolitan area in the southern part of the U.S. state of Nevada.
The lead vocalist (or main vocalist, lead vocals or lead singer) in popular music is typically the member of a group or band whose voice is the most prominent in a performance where multiple voices may be heard.
Legacy Recordings is an American record label that is a division of Sony Music.
Leonard Albert Kravitz (born May 26, 1964) is an American singer, songwriter, actor and record producer.
Lenz v. Universal Music Corp., 801 F.3d 1126 (2015), is a decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, affirming the ruling in 2008 of the US District Court for the Northern District of California, holding that copyright holders must consider fair use in good faith before issuing a takedown notice for content posted on the Internet.
"Let's Go Crazy" is a 1984 song by Prince and The Revolution, from the album Purple Rain.
Levi Seacer Jr. is an American musician.
Lianne Charlotte Barnes (born 23 August 1989), known professionally as Lianne La Havas, is a British singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
Like a Prayer is the fourth studio album by American singer Madonna.
"Like a Prayer" is a song by American singer Madonna, recorded for her fourth studio album of the same name.
Linda Diane Creed (December 6, 1948 – April 10, 1986), also known by her married name Linda Epstein, was an American singer-songwriter and lyricist who teamed up with songwriter-producer Thom Bell to produce some of the most successful Philadelphia soul groups of the 1970s.
Liner notes (also sleeve notes or album notes) are the writings found on the sleeves of LP record albums and in booklets which come inserted into the compact disc jewel case or the equivalent packaging for vinyl records and cassettes.
The Linn LM-1 Drum Computer is a drum machine manufactured by Linn Electronics and released in 1980.
Lisa Coleman (born August 17, 1960) is an American musician and composer.
This list includes music artists with claims of 75 million or more record sales.
This is the list of the top 100 highest-certified music artists in the United States based on album certifications by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
Saturday Night Live (abbreviated as SNL) is a late-night sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels.
A signature song is the one song (or, in some cases, one of a few songs) that a popular and well-established recording artist or band is most closely identified with or best known for, even if they have had success with a variety of other songs.
Halftime shows are a tradition during American football games at all levels of competition.
"Little Red Corvette" is a song by American musician Prince.
Richard Wayne Penniman (born December 5, 1932), known as Little Richard, is an American musician, songwriter, singer, and actor.
The Live Out Loud Tour was a concert tour by American recording artist Prince and 3rdeyegirl which took place in 2013.
Lizz Wright (born January 22, 1980) is an American jazz and gospel singer.
The London Borough of Camden is a borough in north west London, and forms part of Inner London.
In electroacoustic music, a loop is a repeating section of sound material.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Lotusflow3r is a triple album set by American recording artist Prince and protegée Bria Valente.
Louis Falco (August 2, 1942 – March 26, 1993) was an American dancer and choreographer.
Louisiana is a state in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Louisville Free Public Library (LFPL) is the largest public library system in Kentucky.
The Louisville Free Public Library's Western Branch or Western Library is a public library in Louisville, Kentucky.
Love 4 One Another Charities Tour was a short American tour by Prince promoting his charity known as "Love 4 One Another".
Love Symbol is the fourteenth studio album by American recording artist Prince, and the second of two that featured his backing band the New Power Generation.
Lovesexy is the tenth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Lovesexy Tour was a tour by American recording artist-musician Prince in 1988–1989 in support of his platinum album, Lovesexy.
Maceo Parker (born February 14, 1943) is an American funk and soul jazz saxophonist, best known for his work with James Brown in the 1960s, as well as Parliament-Funkadelic in the 1970s.
Macy's (originally R. H. Macy & Co.) (stylized macy*s) is an American department store chain founded in 1858 by Rowland Hussey Macy.
Madhouse is a jazz fusion band from Minneapolis that was created by Prince.
Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman.
"Manic Monday" is a song by the American pop rock band The Bangles, and the first single released from their second studio album, Different Light (1986).
In economics, market saturation is a situation in which a product has become diffused (distributed) within a market; the actual level of saturation can depend on consumer purchasing power; as well as competition, prices, and technology.
Marrakesh (or; مراكش Murrākuš; ⴰⵎⵓⵔⴰⴽⵓⵛ Meṛṛakec), also known by the French spelling Marrakech, is a major city of the Kingdom of Morocco.
Marta Marrero (born May 18, 1969), known as Martika, is an American singer-songwriter and actress, who released two internationally successful albums in the late 1980s and early 1990s, selling over four million copies worldwide.
Martika's Kitchen is the second album released by pop singer and former child actor Martika.
Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.; April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer.
Mayte Jannell Garcia (born November 12, 1973) is a dancer, actress and singer, known for her association with Prince and her work with artists including Britney Spears.
Mazarati was an American R&B band formed in the mid-1980s by former Prince and The Revolution bassist Brownmark.
Mía Maestro (born June 19, 1978) is an Argentine actress and singer-songwriter.
MCD Productions is an Irish concert promotion company.
A memoir (US: /ˈmemwɑːr/; from French: mémoire: memoria, meaning memory or reminiscence) is a collection of memories that an individual writes about moments or events, both public or private, that took place in the subject's life.
Michael Bland (born March 14, 1969) is best known as a drummer for Prince starting in 1989.
Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer.
Sir Michael Philip Jagger (born 26 July 1943), known professionally as Mick Jagger, is an English singer-songwriter, musician, composer and actor who gained fame as the lead singer and one of the founder members of the Rolling Stones.
Miko Weaver (Born 11 March 1957 in Berkeley, California) is an American guitarist best known for his work with Prince.
Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926September 28, 1991) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer.
Minneapolis is the county seat of Hennepin County, and the larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States.
Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) or Special School District Number 1 is a school district that covers all of the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The Minneapolis sound is a subgenre of funk rock with elements of synth-pop and new wave, that was pioneered by Prince in the late 1970s.
Minnesota is a state in the Upper Midwest and northern regions of the United States.
The Minnesota Dance Theatre (MDT) dance company and school in Minneapolis, Minnesota was founded by Loyce Houlton in 1962 as the Contemporary Dance Playhouse.
The Minnesota Vikings are a professional American football team based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
MinnPost is a nonprofit online newspaper in Minneapolis, founded in 2007, with a focus on Minnesota news.
Moline is a city located in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States.
"Money Don't Matter 2 Night" is a song by Prince and The New Power Generation from their 1991 album, Diamonds and Pearls.
The Montreux Jazz Festival (formerly Festival de Jazz Montreux and Festival International de Jazz Montreux) is a music festival in Switzerland, held annually in early July in Montreux on the Lake Geneva shoreline.
Morpheus is a fictional character in ''The Matrix'' franchise.
Morris E. Day (born December 13, 1957) is an American musician, composer, and actor.
MTV (originally an initialism of Music Television) is an American cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks (a division of Viacom) and headquartered in New York City.
An MTV Video Music Award (commonly abbreviated as a VMA) is an award presented by the cable channel MTV to honor the best in the music video medium.
Muppets Tonight is an American live-action/puppet family-oriented television series created by Jim Henson Productions and featuring The Muppets.
In the music industry, a music publisher (or publishing company) is responsible for ensuring the songwriters and composers receive payment when their compositions are used commercially.
Music recording certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has shipped, sold, or streamed a certain number of units.
A music video is a short film that integrates a song with imagery, and is produced for promotional or artistic purposes.
Musicology is the twenty-eighth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
"Musicology" is a song by Prince, and title track from his 2004 album of the same name.
Musicology Live 2004ever was a 2004 concert tour by American recording artist Prince to promote his Musicology album.
"My Name Is Prince" is a song by Prince and The New Power Generation, the second single from the 1992 Love Symbol album.
Naloxone, sold under the brandname Narcan among others, is a medication used to block the effects of opioids, especially in overdose.
Nature Publishing Group is a division of the international scientific publishing company Springer Nature that publishes academic journals, magazines, online databases, and services in science and medicine.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
NBC News is the news division of the American broadcast television network NBC, formerly known as the National Broadcasting Company when it was founded on radio.
Neo (born as Thomas A. Anderson, also known as The One, an anagram for Neo) is a fictional character and the main protagonist in ''The Matrix'' franchise.
New Girl is an American sitcom television series that premiered on Fox on September 20, 2011.
The New Power Soul Tour is a tour by Prince, promoting The New Power Generation album Newpower Soul.
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
New York is an American biweekly magazine concerned with life, culture, politics, and style generally, and with a particular emphasis on New York City.
The New York Amsterdam News is an American weekly newspaper geared to the African-American community of New York City, New York.
The New York Daily News, officially titled Daily News, is an American newspaper based in New York City.
Newpower Soul is the third and final studio album by The New Power Generation, but is considered a de facto Prince album (his stage name at that time being an unpronounceable symbol).
News (styled n·e·w·s) is the twenty-seventh studio album by American recording artist Prince.
Nicole Mary Kidman, (born 20 June 1967) is an Australian actress and producer.
Nicollet Mall is a twelve-block portion of Nicollet Avenue running through downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.
Nielsen Holdings PLC (formerly known as Nielsen N.V.) is a global information, data and measurement company with headquarters in the U.K..
Nik Cohn (also written Nick Cohn) is a British rock journalist, born in London in 1946.
New Musical Express (NME) is a British music journalism website and former magazine that has been published since 1952.
"Nothing Compares 2 U" is a song written and composed by Prince for one of his side projects, The Family, for the eponymous album The Family.
NPG Music Club was the official website for Prince from 2001 to 2006, and was named after Prince's New Power Generation band.
NPG Records is a record label that was owned by Prince and run by Trevor Guy.
Nuclear proliferation is the spread of nuclear weapons, fissionable material, and weapons-applicable nuclear technology and information to nations not recognized as "Nuclear Weapon States" by the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, commonly known as the Non-Proliferation Treaty or NPT.
The Nude Tour was a greatest-hits concert tour by Prince.
One Nite Alone... is the twenty-fifth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
One Nite Alone... Live! is a live album box set by Prince and The New Power Generation, containing live recordings from the intimate One Nite Alone... Tour performances. The album was released in 2002 but many of the tracks were new arrangements of songs dating from more than 20 years earlier. It was the first album since the Love Symbol Album in 1992 to be credited to Prince and The New Power Generation. Among the album's highlights are "Sometimes It Snows in April" and "Adore" at the piano, an extended "Joy in Repetition", and an energetic "When U Were Mine". Prince's backing musicians include Maceo Parker, Candy Dulfer, Greg Boyer, Renato Neto, John Blackwell, and Rhonda Smith. The entire album was recorded live from the audio console by Prince's concert sound engineer Scottie Baldwin. Baldwin's essay on the recording process is included in the liner notes. Although One Nite Alone... Live! is put together in such a way as to suggest one continuous performance on each disc, and the sequence resembles live shows of this period, the songs were actually recorded singly at different times. The first two CDs contain the main act, the third CD the aftershow.
The One Nite Alone...
"One of Us" is a song written by Eric Bazilian (of The Hooters) and originally released by Joan Osborne.
An opioid overdose is toxicity due to excessive opioids.
Opioid use disorder is a medical condition characterized by a problematic pattern of opioid use that causes clinically significant impairment or distress.
Outkast (stylized as OutKast) is an American hip hop duo formed in 1991 in East Point, Georgia, composed of Atlanta-based rappers André "André 3000" Benjamin (formerly known as Dré) and Antwan "Big Boi" Patton.
Pain management, pain medicine, pain control or algiatry, is a branch of medicine employing an interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those living with chronic pain The typical pain management team includes medical practitioners, pharmacists, clinical psychologists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, physician assistants, nurses.
Paisley Park Records was an American record label founded by musician Prince in 1985, which was distributed by and funded in part by Warner Bros. Records.
Pantone Inc. is a U.S. corporation headquartered in Carlstadt, New Jersey.
Parade is the eighth studio album by American recording artist Prince, and the third and final album to feature The Revolution as his backing band.
The Parade Tour (also called the Under the Cherry Moon Tour) was a concert tour in support of Prince and The Revolution's eighth studio album Parade and his 1986 film Under the Cherry Moon.
The Parental Advisory label (abbreviated PAL) is a warning label first introduced by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) in 1985 and later adopted by the British Phonographic Industry (BPI) in 2011.
The Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC) was an American committee formed in 1985 with the stated goal of increasing parental control over the access of children to music deemed to have violent, drug-related or sexual themes via labeling albums with Parental Advisory stickers.
"Partyman" is a song by Prince from his 1989 Batman album, and the follow-up to his number one hit, "Batdance".
Paula Julie Abdul (born June 19, 1962) is an American dancer, choreographer, singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality.
Pazz & Jop is an annual poll of musical releases compiled by American newspaper The Village Voice since 1971.
"Peach" is a 12-bar blues song by American musician Prince from his 1993 compilations, The Hits 2 and The Hits/The B-Sides.
Penguin Books is a British publishing house.
People is an American weekly magazine of celebrity and human-interest stories, published by Meredith Corporation.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA; stylized PeTA) is an American animal rights organization based in Norfolk, Virginia, and led by Ingrid Newkirk, its international president.
Per4ming Live 3121 was a concert residency by American musician Prince.
Pfeiffer syndrome is a very rare genetic disorder characterized by the premature fusion of certain bones of the skull which affects the shape of the head and face.
The Piano & A Microphone Tour was the final concert tour by American recording artist Prince.
Piano and a Microphone 1983 is an upcoming posthumous album by Prince, scheduled to be released on September 21, 2018.
"Pink Cashmere" is a song by Prince, written for his then-girlfriend, Anna Fantastic (Anna Garcia), for her 18th birthday.
Planet Earth is the thirty-second studio album by American recording artist Prince.
Plectrumelectrum is the thirty-sixth studio album by American recording artist Prince, and first (and only) to feature his backing band 3rdeyegirl.
Pollstar is a trade publication for the concert industry.
"Pop Life" is a song by Prince and The Revolution.
Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.
Power of Soul: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix is a 2004 tribute album featuring various artists performing the music of Jimi Hendrix.
The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.
A press kit, often referred to as a media kit in business environments, is a pre-packaged set of promotional materials that provide information about a person, company, organization or cause and which is distributed to members of the media for promotional use.
Prince is the self-titled second studio album by American recording artist Prince.
"Prince" is the fourteenth episode of the third season of the American sitcom New Girl, and the sixty-third overall.
Orange Prince (1984) is a painting by American artist Andy Warhol, of Prince Rogers Nelson (1958–2016), the American singer, songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist, actor, and director.
20Ten Tour was a concert tour performed by American musician Prince in 2010 to promote his 20Ten album.
The Prince Tour was the first concert tour by American recording artist Prince, and supported his second album Prince.
Probate is the judicial process whereby a will is "proved" in a court of law and accepted as a valid public document that is the true last testament of the deceased, or whereby the estate is settled according to the laws of intestacy in the state of residence of the deceased at time of death in the absence of a legal will.
Psychedelic music (sometimes psychedelia) covers a wide range of popular music styles and genres influenced by 1960s psychedelia, a subculture of people who used psychedelic drugs such as LSD, psilocybin mushrooms, mescaline and DMT to experience visual and auditory hallucinations, synesthesia and altered states of consciousness.
Purple Rain is the sixth studio album by American recording artist Prince, the first to feature his band the Revolution, and is the soundtrack to the 1984 film of the same name.
Purple Rain is a 1984 American rock musical drama film written, directed and edited by Albert Magnoli, co-written by William Blinn, and produced by Robert Cavallo, Joseph Ruffalo and Steven Fargnoli.
"Purple Rain" is a song by Prince and The Revolution.
The Purple Rain Tour was the fifth concert tour by American recording artist Prince and The Revolution following up on the success of his sixth studio album Purple Rain and his 1984 film Purple Rain.
Quad City International Airport is a public airport in Rock Island County, Illinois, three miles (5 km) south of Moline.
Radiohead are an English rock band from Abingdon, Oxfordshire, formed in 1985.
"Raspberry Beret" is a song written by Prince and the lead single from Prince & The Revolution's 1985 album Around the World in a Day.
Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic is the twenty-third studio album by American recording artist Prince under the unpronounceable "Love Symbol", as shown on the album cover.
Rave Un2 the Year 2000 is a 2000 direct-to-video film of Prince in concert.
The Record Plant was a series of three famous recording studios which were founded by Gary Kellgren and Chris Stone, beginning in New York City in 1968.
Record Store Day is an annual event inaugurated in 2007 and held on one Saturday every April to "celebrate the culture of the independently owned record store".
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a trade organization that represents the recording industry in the United States.
In the United States, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) awards certification based on the number of albums and singles sold through retail and other ancillary markets.
"Red House" is a song written by Jimi Hendrix and one of the first songs recorded in 1966 by the Jimi Hendrix Experience.
Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
The RGB color model is an additive color model in which red, green and blue light are added together in various ways to reproduce a broad array of colors.
Rhythm and blues, commonly abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in African American communities in the 1940s.
The Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame is an independent organization honoring the historical preservation of Rhythm and Blues, Gospel, Jazz, and Hip-Hop music and culture.
Rick James (born James Ambrose Johnson Jr. February 1, 1948August 6, 2004) was an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer.
Rio Las Vegas is a hotel and casino near the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada, United States.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
"The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time" is a special issue published by the American magazine Rolling Stone in two parts in 2004 and 2005, and updated in 2011.
"The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time" is a 2003 special issue of American biweekly magazine Rolling Stone, and a related book published in 2005.
Rosie Gaines is an American singer, songwriter and record producer from Pittsburg, California.
"Round and Round" is the Prince-produced first single from R&B singer Tevin Campbell's debut album T.E.V.I.N. This is Tevin's first solo single as he was featured in "Tomorrow (A Better You, A Better Me)" alongside music legend Quincy Jones.
Salma Hayek Pinault (born Hayek Jiménez; September 2, 1966), is a Mexican and American film actress, producer, and former model.
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live television variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol.
Sausalito is a city in Marin County, California, located south-southeast of San Rafael, 4 miles (7 km) north of San Francisco.
"Scandalous" (modified to "Scandalous!" for single release) is the eighth track on Prince's soundtrack album ''Batman'' and was released as the album's fourth single, five months after the album was released.
A search warrant is a court order that a magistrate or judge issues to authorize law enforcement officers to conduct a search of a person, location, or vehicle for evidence of a crime and to confiscate any evidence they find.
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer (popularly known as the Seattle P-I, the Post-Intelligencer, or simply the P-I) is an online newspaper and former print newspaper based in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Serpent's Tail is a British independent publishing firm founded in 1986 by Pete Ayrton.
The Sex Pistols were an English punk rock band that formed in London in 1975.
A sex symbol is a famous person or fictional character widely regarded to be very sexually attractive.
"Sexy MF" is a song by Prince and The New Power Generation from their 1992 album Love Symbol.
Sheena Shirley Easton (née Orr; born 27 April 1959) is a Scottish-American singer, recording artist and stage and screen actress with dual British-American nationality.
Sheila Cecelia Escovedo (born December 12, 1957) better known under the stage name Sheila E., is an American percussionist, singer, author, and actress.
Sherilyn Fenn (born Sheryl Ann Fenn; February 1, 1965) is an American actress.
Sign o' the Times (stylized as Sign "☮" the Times) is the ninth studio album by American recording artist Prince, released on March 30, 1987, by Paisley Park Records and Warner Bros. Records.
Sign o' the Times (styled Sign "☮" the Times) is a 1987 American concert film written and directed by Prince.
"Sign o' the Times" is the lead single from American musician Prince's 1987 album of the same name.
The Sign o' the Times Tour was a European tour by Prince.
Simon & Schuster, Inc., a subsidiary of CBS Corporation, is an American publishing company founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard Simon and Max Schuster.
Simon Reynolds (born 19 June 1963) is an English music journalist, critic, and author.
Magda Davitt (born Sinéad Marie Bernadette O'Connor, 8 December 1966) is an Irish singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the late 1980s with her debut album The Lion and the Cobra.
Slate is an online magazine that covers current affairs, politics, and culture in the United States from a liberal perspective.
Sly Stone (born Sylvester Stewart, March 15, 1943, Denton, Texas) is an American musician, songwriter, and record producer, most famous for his role as frontman for Sly and the Family Stone, a band that played a critical role in the development of soul, funk, rock, and psychedelia in the 1960s and 1970s.
"So What the Fuss" is a song from Stevie Wonder's 2005 album A Time to Love.
Social media are computer-mediated technologies that facilitate the creation and sharing of information, ideas, career interests and other forms of expression via virtual communities and networks.
"Soft and Wet" is a song performed by American musician Prince.
Sonny T. (born Sonny Thompson) is an American bass player.
Sony BMG Music Entertainment was a multinational record label, which was a 50–50 joint venture between the Sony Corporation of America and Bertelsmann Music Group.
Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is a Japanese-owned global music conglomerate owned by Sony and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. (in Japanese), Sony Corporation The company was first founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991. In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture called Sony BMG Music Entertainment, which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity. However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann's stake, and the company reverted to the SME name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG's labels, including former Columbia Pictures subsidiary Arista Records as well as RCA Records, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management. Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the "Big Three" record companies in the world, behind Universal Music Group (UMG) and ahead of Warner Music Group (WMG). Sony's music publishing division is the world's largest music publisher after the acquisition of EMI. It also owns SYCO Entertainment, which operates some of the world's most successful reality TV format including Got Talent and The X Factor.
Soul music (often referred to simply as soul) is a popular music genre that originated in the African American community in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
Sound80 is a recording studio in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States founded by engineers Tom Jung and Herb Pilhofer in 1969.
Spellbound is the second studio album released by Paula Abdul in May 1991.
Spin is an American music magazine founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr. The magazine stopped running in print in 2012 and currently runs as a webzine.
The Star Tribune is the largest newspaper in Minnesota.
Stephen Thomas Erlewine (born June 18, 1973) is an American music critic and senior editor for AllMusic.
Stephen Philip Jones (born 3 September 1955) is an English rock guitarist, singer and actor, best known as a guitarist with the Sex Pistols.
Stevland Hardaway Morris (né Judkins; born May 13, 1950), known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist.
"Sugar Walls" is the second single from Sheena Easton's 1984 album A Private Heaven.
Super Bowl XLI was an American football game played between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Indianapolis Colts and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Chicago Bears to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 2006 season.
Susan Moonsie (born January 21, 1964) is an American singer and musician.
Susanna Lee Hoffs (born January 17, 1959) is an American vocalist, guitarist and actress.
Susannah Melvoin (born January 26, 1964) is an American vocalist and songwriter, best known for her association with Prince in the mid-1980s.
The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Synth-pop (short for synthesizer pop; also called techno-pop) is a subgenre of new wave music that first became prominent in the late 1970s and features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.
A synthesizer (often abbreviated as synth, also spelled synthesiser) is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals that are converted to sound through instrument amplifiers and loudspeakers or headphones.
Syracuse is a city in and the county seat of Onondaga County, New York, in the United States.
Target Center is a multi-purpose arena located in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.
"Te Amo Corazón" is a song by Prince, released as the first single from his 2006 album, 3121.
Tevin Jermod Campbell (born November 12, 1976) is an American singer, songwriter and actor.
The Aquarian Weekly is a regional alternative weekly newspaper based in New Jersey.
"The Arms of Orion" is a slow, romantic duet written and performed by Sheena Easton and Prince from the 1989 Batman soundtrack, the album's third single.
The Baltimore Sun is the largest general-circulation daily newspaper based in the American state of Maryland and provides coverage of local and regional news, events, issues, people, and industries.
The Bangles are an American pop rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1981.
The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960.
The Black Album, sometimes called The Funk Bible, is the sixteenth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Chocolate Invasion is the twenty-ninth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Earth Tour: 21 Nights in London was a concert residency by American musician Prince.
The Family was a band formed by Prince, and one of the first signed to Prince's record label, Paisley Park Records.
The Gold Experience is the seventeenth studio album by American recording artist Prince (his name at the time being an unpronounceable symbol).
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Hits/The B-Sides is a box set by American recording artist Prince.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
The Kansas City Star is a newspaper based in Kansas City, Missouri, in the United States.
The Mail on Sunday is a British conservative newspaper, published in a tabloid format.
The Matrix is a 1999 science fiction action film written and directed by The Wachowskis (credited as The Wachowski Brothers) and starring Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, and Joe Pantoliano.
"The Most Beautiful Girl in the World" is the lead single from the 1994 EP The Beautiful Experience by Prince (The Artist Formerly Known As Prince), and his 1995 album The Gold Experience.
The New Power Generation, also known as The NPG, was the backing band of musician Prince from 1990 to 2013.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.
The O2 Arena (temporarily the sponsor-neutral "North Greenwich Arena", during the 2012 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Paralympics) is a multi-purpose indoor arena located in the centre of The O2 entertainment complex on the Greenwich Peninsula in south east London.
The Rainbow Children is the twenty-fourth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Revolution is an American rock band formed in Minneapolis, Minnesota and assembled in 1983 by Prince.
The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London, England, in 1962.
The Slaughterhouse is the thirtieth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
"The Song of the Heart" is a song written and performed by Prince especially for the 2006 film Happy Feet.
The Strokes are an American rock band from New York City.
The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.
The Time, also known as Morris Day and the Time and The Original 7ven, is an American musical group that was formed in Minneapolis in 1981.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno is an American late-night talk show hosted by Jay Leno that first aired from May 25, 1992, to May 29, 2009, and resumed production on March 1, 2010 until its ending on February 6, 2014.
The Ultimate Live Experience was a short European concert tour by Prince promoting his then-unreleased The Gold Experience album.
The Vault: Old Friends 4 Sale is the twenty-second studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
"Thieves in the Temple" is a song by American musician Prince from the 1990 soundtrack album, Graffiti Bridge.
Thomas Randolph Bell (born January 26, 1943) is a Jamaican-born American songwriter, arranger, and record producer known as one of the creators of Philadelphia soul in the 1970s.
Tidal (stylized as TIDAL) is a subscription-based music streaming service that combines lossless audio and high-definition music videos with exclusive content and special features on music.
Timothy Walter BurtonTim Burton's middle name is cited as Walter by the Museum of Modern Art on its and covering Burton's career as an artist and filmmaker, though it is cited as William by other sources, such as the (born August 25, 1958) is an American film director, producer, artist, writer, and animator.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
Mary Elizabeth "Tipper" Gore (''née'' Aitcheson; born August 19, 1948) is an American author, photographer, and social issues advocate who served as Second Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001, and the wife of Al Gore, the 45th Vice President of the United States, from whom she is currently separated.
Today, also called The Today Show, is an American news and talk morning television show that airs on NBC.
Todd Harry Rundgren (born June 22, 1948) is an American multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and record producer who has performed a diverse range of styles as a solo artist and as a member of the band Utopia.
Tommy Barbarella (born Thomas Elm) is an American keyboardist.
Anthony Mosley, known as Tony M., is a rapper best known as a member of Prince's band, The New Power Generation.
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums is a chart published by Billboard magazine that ranks R&B and hip hop albums based on sales in the United States and is compiled by Nielsen SoundScan.
Touré (born Touré Neblett; March 20, 1971) is an American writer, music journalist, cultural critic, and television personality.
Tyka Evene Nelson (born May 18, 1960) is an American singer.
"U Got the Look" is a song by American musician Prince.
The UK Music Hall of Fame was an awards ceremony to honour musicians, of any nationality, for their lifetime contributions to music in the United Kingdom.
Ultimate Prince is a greatest hits album by American recording artist Prince.
Under the Cherry Moon is a 1986 American musical comedy drama film directed by and starring Prince in his directorial debut.
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.
Universal Music Group (also known in the United States as UMG Recordings, Inc. and abbreviated as UMG) is an American global music corporation that is a subsidiary of the French media conglomerate Vivendi.
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, United States.
The University of Michigan Press is part of Michigan Publishing at the University of Michigan Library.
The University of Texas Press (or UT Press) is a university press that is part of the University of Texas at Austin.
Prince was well known in the entertainment industry for having a vast body of works that have never seen the light of day.
"Uptown" was the lead single in the U.S. to Prince's third album, Dirty Mind.
USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily, middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company.
Denise Katrina Matthews (January 4, 1959 – February 15, 2016), better known as Vanity, was a Canadian singer, songwriter, dancer, model and actress, who turned away from her music and acting career to concentrate on evangelism.
Vanity 6 was an American female vocal trio assembled by American musician Prince in mid–1981.
Vanity Fair is a magazine of popular culture, fashion, and current affairs published by Condé Nast in the United States.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
Veganism is the practice of abstaining from the use of animal products, particularly in diet, and an associated philosophy that rejects the commodity status of animals.
Vegetarian Times is an American magazine published nine times a year (three double issues) by Cruz Bay Publishing, Inc.
Vegetarianism is the practice of abstaining from the consumption of meat (red meat, poultry, seafood, and the flesh of any other animal), and may also include abstention from by-products of animal slaughter.
Vibe is an American music and entertainment magazine founded by producer Quincy Jones.
Vocal range is the measure of the breadth of pitches that a human voice can phonate.
A vocal register is a range of tones in the human voice produced by a particular vibratory pattern of the vocal folds.
The Walgreen Company (or simply Walgreens) is an American company that operates as the second-largest pharmacy store chain in the United States behind CVS Health.
Walter Yetnikoff (born August 11, 1933) is an American music industry executive who was the president of CBS Records International from 1971 to 1975 and then president and CEO of CBS Records from 1975 to 1990.
Warner Music Group (WMG, also referred to as Warner Music or WEA International) is an American multinational entertainment and record label conglomerate headquartered in New York City.
Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., is an American music publishing company and a division of the Warner Music Group.
WBZ-TV, virtual channel 4 (UHF digital channel 30), is a CBS-owned-and-operated television station located in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
WCCO-TV, virtual channel 4 (UHF digital channel 32), is a CBS owned-and-operated television station, licensed to Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States and serving the Twin Cities television market.
Web colors are colors used in displaying web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors.
Web Sheriff is an anti-piracy company based in the United Kingdom that provides intellectual property, copyright and privacy rights protection services for clients that include record labels, musical artists, film studios, news media organizations, and celebrities.
A Webby Award is an award for excellence on the Internet presented annually by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, a judging body composed of over two thousands industry experts and technology innovators.
Welcome 2 is the common name of the twenty-first concert tour by American musician Prince.
Wendy & Lisa (briefly known as Girl Bros.) are a music duo consisting of Wendy Melvoin and Lisa Coleman.
Wendy Melvoin (born January 26, 1964) is an American guitarist and singer-songwriter, best known for her work with Prince as part of his backing band The Revolution, and for her collaboration with Lisa Coleman as one half of the duo Wendy & Lisa.
"When Doves Cry" is a song by American musician Prince, and the lead single from his 1984 album Purple Rain.
"While My Guitar Gently Weeps" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles from their 1968 double album The Beatles (also known as "the White Album").
"Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?" is the US follow-up single to Prince's first big hit, "I Wanna Be Your Lover".
Wool is the textile fiber obtained from sheep and other animals, including cashmere and mohair from goats, qiviut from muskoxen, angora from rabbits, and other types of wool from camelids.
Prince's World Tour 2003 was a short worldwide concert tour by Prince and The New Power Generation. The Greatest Hits tour hit Hong Kong, Australia and Hawaii.
Xpectation (subtitled "New Directions in Music By Prince") is the twenty-sixth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.
1999 is the fifth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
"1999" is a song by American musician Prince, the title track from his 1982 album of the same name.
The 1999 Tour, occurring 1982–83, was the fourth concert tour by American recording artist Prince in support of his fifth studio album, 1999.
The 2006 Brit Awards were the 26th edition of the biggest annual pop music awards in the United Kingdom.
The 10th annual 2006 Webby Awards were held on June 12, 2006, at the Cipriani Hotel in New York City and were hosted by the comedian Jon Stewart.
On April 12, 2015, Baltimore Police Department officers arrested Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old African American resident of Baltimore, Maryland.
20Ten is the thirty-fifth studio album by American recording artist Prince.
The 26th Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 28, 1984, at Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, and were broadcast live on American television.
The 27th Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 26, 1985, at Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, and were broadcast live on American television.
3121 (pronounced "thirty-one twenty-one") is the thirty-first studio album by American recording artist Prince.
3D printing is any of various processes in which material is joined or solidified under computer control to create a three-dimensional object, with material being added together (such as liquid molecules or powder grains being fused together).
3rdeyegirl, stylized as 3RDEYEGIRL, is an American band and was Prince's backing band from his 2014 return to Warner Music until his death in 2016.
The 46th Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 8, 2004 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
4Ever, also known as Prince 4Ever, is a greatest hits album by American recording artist Prince, released on November 22, 2016, by NPG Records and Warner Bros. Records.
The 59th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony was held on February 12, 2017.
"7" is a song by Prince and The New Power Generation, from the 1992 Love Symbol Album.
9-1-1, also written 911, is an emergency telephone number for the North American Numbering Plan (NANP), one of eight N11 codes.
94 East was a Minneapolis-based funk group formed in December 1975 by Pepe Willie, the former husband of Prince's cousin.
AFKAP, Ahmir Gregory Nelson, Alexander Nevermind, Alexander nevermind, Artist Formerly Known As Prince, Artist Formerly Known as Prince, Beautiful Strange, Death of Prince, Death of Prince Nelson, Death of Prince Rogers Nelson, Death of Rogers Nelson, Deliverance (EP), Deliverance (Prince EP), Deliverance (Prince album), Formerly known as Prince, Jamie Starr, Joey Coco, Manuela Testolini, Matti Shaw, Mattie Shaw, Prince & the New Revolution, Prince (Singer), Prince (artist formerly known as), Prince (artist), Prince (entertainer), Prince (singer), Prince Fans United, Prince R Nelson, Prince R. Nelson, Prince Rogers, Prince Rogers Nelson, Prince artist, Prince roger nelson, Prince singer, Purple One, Reactions to the death of Prince, Reactions to the death of Prince Nelson, Reactions to the death of Prince Rogers Nelson, Reactions to the death of Rogers Nelson, Rogers Nelson, TAFKAP, Tafkap, The Artist Formally Known As Prince, The Artist Formerly Known As Prince, The Artist Formerly Known As The Artist Formerly Known As Prince, The Artist Formerly Known as Prince, The Purple One, The artist formally known as Prince, The artist formerly known as Prince, Unpronounceable symbol, Ƭ̵̬̊.