Prince’s guitar went for HUGE money at an auction Saturday. It happened at Julien’s Auction’s. The expected price for the blue teal “Cloud” guitar was between $60,000 to $80,000. It sold for $700,000. Michael Jackson’s glove from the “Beat It” video went for $118,000. More celebrity stuff was sold. Read here.
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Prince’s music has been moved from Paisley Park to California. Prince’s half-sisters, Sharon and Norrine Nelson, don’t know why it happened but their hotter than onion ring grease. Four trucks showed up last month and emptied the vaults. Sharon said, “It’s just as though Prince passed away again,” she said. “That’s how I felt. I was really… Read more »
Wesley Snipes says he stole Prince’s role for Michael Jackson’s Bad video. It’s what he told Conan. “Me and Prince were auditioning together, and I blew Prince out of the water. Michael had told Prince that he had the role, and then he met me.” That’s interesting. Prince was offered the role but Prince told Chris Rock… Read more »
A new song From Prince’s father John Nelson is out today. It’s called “Heart of Mine.” It’s the first single from “Don’t Play With Love, The John L. Nelson Project.” That drops Oct. 27. John Nelson co-wrote a lot of Prince’s music including “Purple Rain. He died at age 85 in 2001. He would be 101… Read more »
Chaka Khan will put out a Prince duet album next year. Chaka recorded several tracks with Prince before died. Chaka says, “I own half an album that we did together, recorded at my house, so we will be doing that, probably next year.” Whether Prince’s estate will be cool with is unknown. It’s not even known if… Read more »
Prince’s sister Tyka Nelson was once a drug addicted prostitute. She refused Prince’s help for her musical career. She pawned a car Prince gave her and her children’s TV for drugs. She fed her babies buy selling her body. Prince put her in rehab. She also says she felt some kind of way when he’d come… Read more »
The family of Prince are doing a reality show. The show will be about how the family has changed since Prince passed a little over a year ago. Which family members that will be on the show hasn’t been announced.
Prince bought a home in Toronto around 2001. It was put on the market for $9.5 million two years ago. Well it back on the market and can be yours for $13,186,500. It’s 14,500 square feet, has purple carpet. Drake has a home in the neighborhood if that makes a difference for you. See the… Read more »
Prince sold more albums than anyone in 2016, including Adele, who moved A LOT of music last year. Altogether Prince sold 7.7 million songs and albums. His biggest sellers were The Very Best of Prince, Purple Rain, and 1999. Purple Rain, Little Red Corvette, and Let’s Go Crazy, were his biggest selling singles of 2016. More here.
Morris Day spoke to Rolling Stone about his new album and his final meeting with Prince. Morris says in retrospect, “…something wasn’t right.” He also released a video to “Over That Rainbow,” a song dedicated to Prince. More here.