PRINCE

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you can now work in prince’s paisley park mansion

Dream job.
Roisin Lanigan
4.19.18
Culture

model jordun love recreates iconic black hairstyles from album covers

He pays tribute to artists like Janet Jackson, Prince, and Stevie Wonder.
André-Naquian Wheeler
2.23.18
Culture

robert whitman’s intimate photos of prince on the cusp of fame

After hearing an early demo tape of “Soft and Wet,” Robert Whitman signed on to shoot a shy 19-year-old musician named Prince Rogers Nelson. 40 years later, Whitman shares some exclusive unseen photos with i-D.
Hannah Ongley
12.13.17
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prince's estate just dropped some killer new prince merch

The online "Hit N Run" store is an ode to The Purple One's guerilla-style releases.
Hannah Ongley
11.29.17
News

prince’s sister has just revealed his favorite color wasn’t actually purple

Everything we know is a lie.
Roisin Lanigan
8.30.17
News

the first ever prince exhibition will open in london

Iconic stage wear, guitars, and those third-eye sunglasses have been shipped direct from Prince’s Paisley Park estate.
Charlotte Gush
8.22.17
Culture

touring paisley park is a wild journey into prince's dazzlingly creative mind

As a festival marking the anniversary of the Purple One’s passing kicks off, we take a look around his magical domain (now a museum) with the director of archives at Paisley Park.
Nadja Sayej
4.19.17
Music

solange dance performance and gucci mane piano show announced for rbma festival 2017

NYC's most underrated music festival announces one of its most eclectic lineups yet.
Hannah Ongley
3.22.17
Music

10 albums by black artists that should have won album of the year at the grammys

With Beyoncé’s 'Lemonade' relegated to the environs of R&B, we look at the other seminal albums overlooked by the Grammys, from Prince and Kanye to Janet and Aaliyah.
Hattie Collins
2.13.17
Music

listen to solange's powerful lecture about prince and protest

The visionary behind 2016’s best album spoke at the “Blackstar Rising & The Purple Reign: Celebrating the Legacies of David Bowie and Prince” symposium about what activism looks like in pop music today.
Emily Manning
1.30.17
Music

yale is hosting a three-day symposium to honor prince and bowie

Solange, Questlove, and TV on the Radio will join journalists and academics in discussions around the icon’s cultural legacy.
Wendy Syfret
1.20.17
Music

a year after his death, prince’s secret charity work is coming to light

The icon’s former wife opens up about the depth of his generosity.
Wendy Syfret
1.16.17