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Prince Proves He’s ‘Willing and Able’ to Make Big Changes: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
When the rest of the music world started copying his formula too closely, Prince zig-zagged big time.
Prince Tries on a True Collaboration With ‘Like a Mack': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
After producing himself for 37 straight studio albums, Prince opened up to deeper musical collaboration on 'Hit N Run Phase One' – with some exciting results.
‘1999’ Turns 35: 10 Facts About Prince’s Joyous Apocalyptic Masterpiece
Over the years, no single song – with the undeniable exception of "Purple Rain" – has done more to introduce or define Prince to the world than "1999."
(SPOILERS) Elton John’s Hysterical, Foul-Mouthed ‘Kingsmen: The Golden Circle’ Role Reveal…
Wondering whether to go see Elton John in 'Kingsmen: The Golden Circle'? The most appropriate answer we can give you is, "F---, yes."
Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley to Perform Live Together for First Time Since 2001
This will be the third notable collaboration between Ace Frehley and his former bandmates in recent years.
Steve Howe’s Son Virgil Dies, Yes Cancel Remaining Tour Dates
He was perhaps best known for recording the theme song to 'Better Call Saul.'
Queens of the Stone Age, ‘Villains': Album Review
Queens of the Stone Age's 'Villains' constantly switches directions, pushing them further into new levels of sophistication, weirdness and sincerity.
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Rumored to Be Considering Teaming Up as ‘LeeLifeson’
Rush stars Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson are reportedly considering teaming up in a new band.
Mayweather / McGregor Fight: Paul Stanley and Phil Anselmo Make Their Predictions
Two of hard rock's most famous frontmen make their Mayweather / McGregor predictions.
Meet the Actors Who Will Portray Queen in the Upcoming Freddie Mercury Biopic
The four actors who will be portraying the members of Queen in the upcoming Bryan Singer-directed Freddie Mercury biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' have been revealed.
Prince Strives to ‘Letitgo’ as Label Battle Rages: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Changing his name to an intentionally unpronounceable symbol wasn't enough to free Prince from his record contract. So he threw his own funeral.
Lynyrd Skynyrd Deny Johnny Van Zant Heart Attack Rumors; Gary Rossington Undergoes Another…
Lynyrd Skynyrd have been temporarily forced off the road - but not, they insist, because singer Johnny Van Zant had a heart attack.