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Black-Ish Honors Prince In Their 100th Episode

Black-ish honored the late great Prince in their 100th episode of the series. The 100th episode was titled ‘Purple Rain’ in which revolved around the children not being very informed on the popular pop star Prince Rogers Nelson. Of course, they did their due diligence as parents and hipped them to the Prince legacy. The… Read more »

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Ava Duvernay Working on a Prince Documentary

Variety has confirmed that producer/director Ava Duvernay is working on a Prince documentary for Netflix. His estate has given their blessing for the documentary, and will provide interviews, photos, and other types of access for the documentary. “Prince was a genius and a joy and a jolt to the senses,” says Duvernay. “The only way… Read more »

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Prince to Receive Honorary Degree

The University of Minnesota is giving an honorary degree to Prince, although the school was trying to present the degree to Prince before his untimely death, they will continue with a ceremony. Kirk Johnson, Jellybean Johnson, St. Paul Peterson, Cameron Kinghorn, and a surprise guest will be in attendance at the ceremony on Wednesday evening… Read more »

Bruno Mars Will Not Play Prince In Netflix Movie!

Well it seemed like a good idea but it won’t happen! Bruno Mars will not play the role of Prince in an upcoming Netflix biopic according to his representative, and Netflix says there is no Prince biopic planned. The British tabloid The Daily Mirror printed the story over over the weekend and it was quickly… Read more »

A New Prince Album to be Released

A New Prince Album to be Released in 2019

A new Prince Alum to be released in 2019.  Now this is good news.  According to madamenoire.com Tidal wave and Prince’s estate have partnered to release some of Prince’s unreleased music in 2019.  We all know that Prince recorded music all the time when he was alive, but it was never released, so to hear… Read more »

FILE - In this May 19, 2013, file photo, Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. In a newspaper report published Wednesday, May 4, 2016, Prince had arranged to meet a California doctor to try to kick an addiction to painkillers shortly before his death. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Prince Documentary Headed To Theaters!

Great news for Prince fans, the documentary “Prince: R U Listening?” is coming to the big screen! Not too many details are known about the film which contributors will be some of those closest to Prince including Sheila E., Andre Cymone, and Dez Dickerson who was Prince’s longtime bass player. Lenny Kravitz, Bono, and Mick… Read more »