Purple Rain

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WATCH: Dvsn Mixes Prince and Aaliyah, Creates Your New Favorite Mash-Up

You didn’t ask for vibes. But now you have them. 

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D'Angelo, Sheila E. to Pay Tribute to Prince at BET Awards

The Roots and Janelle Monáe will also honor the icon during the June 26 awards show.

ICYMI: New Orleans Honored Prince With Powerful Second Line Tribute, 'Purple Rain' Hymn

Note: We accept no responsibility for making you weep hysterically. 

Black Artists Pay Tribute To Prince

From Spike Lee’s block party to Erykah Badu’s lengthy Facebook tribute, see how some of your favorite musicians and artists honored The Purple One’s passing. 

'The Color Purple' Cast Salutes Prince With Performance of 'Purple Rain'

All of the goosebumps and the tears.

Honoring Prince's Legacy Of Boundary-Breaking Greatness

The Purple One died today at the age of 57. Here, some reflections and some of our favorite Prince songs.

‘Breaking’ Presents: Adesuwa, a Singer-Songwriter With Some of the Prettiest Pipes in R&B

The vocalist from electro-pop favorite Denitia and Sene breaks out with a solo R&B project that is all hers—from writing to arranging to playing drums, guitar and synths. And, of course, singing. 


30 Years After 'Purple Rain,' Prince Makes Big Announcement

It’s going to be a special anniversary.