Prince has a crazy number of albums under his belt, and a loyal following at that. After taking a four-year break, he returned this year with not one, but two new albums. He put them out at the same time, and managed to move units on each, with each debuting within Billboard 200's top 10.
Prince makes a return to the music with not one, but two new albums. His 34th (if you can believe it) solo album Art Official Age is officially streaming via Spotify today, as is his collaborative album with his female touring band 3RDEYEGIRL, PlectrumElectrum. His last album was four years ago with 20Ten.
On September 30th, Prince will be releasing two separate albums: one solo one called Art Official Age, and one with his 3RDEYEGIRL band called Plectrumelectrum. Today, The Purple One has shared a new track from the former. "FuNKNROLL," as it's called, is just about the funkiest thing we've heard this month.
When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
On September 29th, Prince will release not one, but two new albums. One, PLECTRUMELECTRUM, will be a collaborative effort with his three piece 3RDEYEGIRL band, and the other, Art Official Age, will be a more standard offering from the Purple One.
Lil Mo did not have a great time at the Essence festival yesterday. Despite possessing a VIP pass, the singer had trouble making it to the bathroom backstage, being stopped by police while Prince was making his entrance.
Prince is fresh off of signing a new deal with Warner Brothers, announcing the partnership just yesterday, in fact.
The artist formerly known as 'The Artist Formerly Known As Prince' seems like he's been sitting on some new music, as he's wasted no time releasing his new single, "The Breakdown".
Listen to Da Bourgeoisie , the new track by Prince featuring 3rd Eye Girl which was dropped on Tuesday, November 19th, 2013. Prince 's odds keep getting better with each new leak, and Da Bourgeoisie will undoubtedly improve his chances of winning.
Listen to Q.U.E.E.N. (Prince Remix), the latest track from Janelle Monáe, featuring Erykah Badu. The cut dropped on Wednesday, June 26th, 2013. Janelle Monáe's future brightens with every new release, and Q.U.E.E.N. (Prince Remix) certainly isn't an exception.