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Nikka Costa Covers Prince On New Album

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Nikka Costa’s new album takes her music in a new direction with a combination of covers and original songs along with the inclusion of a rhythm section and string quartet.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Prince Siblings His Only Heirs Judge Rules

by Music-News.com

Prince’s six siblings have officially been named the only heirs to the late superstar’s estate.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Prince Deliverance EP Still Blocked From Release

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Things just got a little more interesting in the fight over the release of the Prince album Deliverance.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Prince Family Starts Talking Up A Reality Show

by Music-News.com

Prince’s estate reportedly wants to use the late singer’s unreleased music for a new reality TV show.

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Prince Purple Rain

Prince Vaults Raided For Major Purple Rain Make-Over

by Paul Cashmere

The Prince signature album ‘Purple Rain’ is about to undergo the expansion treatment.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Morris Day Pays Tribute To Prince VIDEO

by Music-News.com

Singer Morris Day has honored his close pal Prince with a new tribute song on the first anniversary of his death.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Judge Stops Release of Prince Release This Friday

by Paul Cashmere

The planned release of unreleased Prince music this Friday (21 April) has been halted by the courts.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Prince Estate Is Trying To Stop ‘Deliverance’ EP Release

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

This week it was announced that an EP of previously unreleased music by Prince would be put out on Friday (April 20) to mark the one-year anniversary of his passing.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Prince Doctor Denies Unauthorised Prescriptions Were At Paisley Park

by Music-News.com

A lawyer for Prince’s doctor has denied reports suggesting the medic prescribed powerful painkillers for the tragic superstar under a false identity.

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Jamiroquai Toby Smith

R.I.P. Toby Smith of Jamiroquai 1970-2017

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Toby Smith, the keyboardist for Jamiroquai from their founding until 2002, died on Tuesday (April 11) at the age of 46. No cause of death has been announced.

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George Clinton, Parliament: Photo Ros O'Gorman

George Clinton To Receive SESAC Legacy Award

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

George Clinton, the leader of the legendary Parliament-Funkadelic has been chosen to receive the SESAC Legacy Award.

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Kungs

Kungs vs Cookin’ On 3 Burners This Girl Is On An Italian Car Ad

by Paul Cashmere

Kungs vs Cookin’ On 3 Burners hit song ‘This Girl’ is currently being heard as a Peugeot ad in Italy.

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Robert P-Nut Johnson

R.I.P. Robert ‘P-Nut’ Johnson of Bootsy’s Rubber Band and Parliament-Funkadelic 1947-2017

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Robert “P-Nut” Johnson, vocalist for Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Parliament, Funkadelic and other various George Clinton bands, died on Sunday, March 12 after a lengthy illness.

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Clyde Stubblefield

R.I.P. Clyde Stubblefield Drummer For James Brown 1943-2017

by Paul Cashmere

U.S. drummer Clyde Stubblefield, best known for his work with James Brown, has died from liver failure at the age of 73.

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Walter Junie Morrison

R.I.P. Walter ‘Junie’ Morrison of Ohio Players 1954-2017

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Walter “Junie” Morrison, who left his musical mark on both the Ohio Players and Parliament-Funkadelic, has died at the age of 62.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Prince Estate Estate Details Revealed

by Music-News.com

There’s a lot of Prince news this week as the first anniversary of his death last April approaches.

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Irving Azoff, music news, noise11.com

Irving Azoff Acquires Prince Released And Unreleased Recording Rights

by Paul Cashmere

Global Music Rights, a company founded by Irving Azoff in 2014, has acquired the rights for all released and unreleased Prince songs.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Paisley Park To Stage Prince First Anniversary Shows In 2017

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Some have questioned how fast the executors of Prince’s estate have managed to get the Paisley Park complex up and running as a museum, feeling it was a bit disrespectful to the late singer this soon after his death, but the company running the site keeps forging forward with new special events.

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Prince: Photo By NPG Records Noise11 photo

Prince Paisley Park To Start Fan Vocal Sessions

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Prince’s Paisley Park in Chanhassen, MN has gone from a place of mourning to a full-blown tourist attraction in record time.

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Jay-Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Jay-Z Is Not Buying Prince Archives Says Rep

by Music-News.com

Prince’s camp has denied claims Jay Z made a $40 million bid to buy the rights to the late pop icon’s unreleased music.

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Bruno Mars Labels Adele ‘A Diva’

Bruno Mars Labels Adele ‘A Diva’

by Music-News.com

Bruno Mars has labelled collaborator Adele a “diva with attitude”.

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Paisley Park

Prince Paisley Park Approved To Become A Museum

by Music-News.com

Prince’s Paisley Park estate is to open its doors to fans later this month after it was given the approval to become a museum.

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Chaka Khan, Noise11, Photo

Prince Tribute Concert Setlist

by Music-News.com

Stevie Wonder and Chaka Khan led the stars at the long-awaited tribute concert to Prince on Thursday night.

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Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com

Is Prince’s Vault For Sale?

by Music-News.com

Prince’s vault of unreleased music is reportedly up for sale for $35 million (£29 million).

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Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars Uptown Funk, music news, Noise11.com

Bruno Mars To Play Vegas Residency

by Music-News.com

Bruno Mars will ring in 2017 in Las Vegas as part of a new residency deal.

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Paisley Park

It’s Open House At Prince’s Paisley Park

by Music-News.com

Prince’s Paisley Park compound in Minnesota will open for fans as planned on Thursday (06Oct16) after local officials granted the estate a temporary tour permit.

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Aussie BBQ at SXSW, Noise11, Photo

SXSW 2014 Artist Applications Now Open

by Paul Cashmere

Artists wishing to attend the SXSW Music Conference and Festival in 2014 may now apply.

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Prince at SXSW, Noise11, Photo

Prince Plays Deep Cuts And New Songs At Vancouver Show

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Tickets were $250 (although those that waited until the day of the show paid as low as $50) and what the fans got for their money was a little over 1-1/2 hours of mostly new music.

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