In 1993, the two future love birds belted out a cover of the Prince/Chaka Khan classic “I Feel for You.”
Yes, like in the Chappelle’s Show sketch. Is this meta or what?
Welcome Prince AKA @3RDEYEGIRL.
Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called Prince. And Prince is so many things.
Most celebrities consider it an honor to do a voice on The Simpsons, but not everyone is so eager. Here are 32 actors, musicians, and politicians who either turned down a role on the show or were cut from their episode.
From Charles and Diana to William and Kate.
They would sound like Todrick Hall and IM5. Move aside One Direction.
Of course The-Dream’s demo is better than Beyoncé’s version. And other blasphemies.
The Roots drummer’s memoir Mo’ Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove is full of great stories, like when he completely embarrassed himself in front of Prince.
I wanna dance with girls who just want to have fun because we are living in a material world. And I just can’t get enough!
The music industry is all like, “Gotta Catch ‘Em All!”
Grade A Royal Swedish Meat.
Everything from Prince’s teal leisurewear to Justin Bieber’s leather.
In 1981, the show’s biggest musical mistake was hosting an obscure L.A. punk band who caused a riot in the studio. In 2004, it was allowing Ashlee Simpson to lip-synch. Here’s a look at everything else that’s changed over the years.
Sometimes, it’s not that an artist doesn’t want to release music, it’s that they can’t.
The Bangles made this Prince-penned song famous, but his original duet with Apollonia 6 is just as joy-filled and wonderful.
When your ability to make arts & crafts doesn’t exactly match your obsessive fandom. Happy nightmares!
Like, did you know Rashida Jones sings on a bunch of Maroon 5 tunes?
Gosh darnit, Minnesota, you’ve got a lot to be proud of. So go ahead and toot your own horn!
Including Missy Elliott Smith, Bone Uggs N Harmony, and Hillbilly Corgan. Justin Hager is amazing.
The Purple One has found another media platform where he will not allow you to share his songs.
There’s still some time to make your masterpiece. Just ask Kanye West, M.I.A., and LCD Soundsystem.
“I wasn’t much on school. I was 2 busy listening 2 the grass grow.” This Letter of Note kills it.
Wait, THAT’S what “ride it, my pony” really meant?!
Join our purple hero as he plays mini-golf, buys a futon off of Craigslist, and tries online dating. These Stories About Prince are like none you’ve heard before.
MSNBC’s Tamron Hall got a funky new theme song for her show News Nation, courtesy of the Purple One.
British designer Christophe Gowans answers the question: “What if best-selling albums had been books instead?”
A look back at forgotten relationships seeped in sex, love and rock ‘n’ roll.
Because nothing says I love you like reminding your partner of his shortcomings.