A singer, songwriter, musician, and actor, Prince Rogers Nelson has produced 10 platinum albums and 30 Top 40 singles. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004, the first year he was eligible.
His releases have sold more than 80 million copies.
He pioneered the "Minneapolis sound", a hybrid mixture of funk, rock, pop, R&B and New Wave that has influenced many other musicians.
Minneapolis Central High School
Has won seven Grammy Awards, one Golden Globe and an Academy Award. Was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004, the first year he was eligible.
Prince, we hardly knew ya. At least not like this.The Purple One answered questions from fans and Arsenio Hall — and even played advice guru.Prince has never seemed so normal, so comfortable...
Photo provided by Fox TVOn the eve of his multi-venue tour in London, Prince held a news conference Tuesday – in the living room of British singer Lianne La Havas, whom he met when she...
Zooey Deschanel and Prince on "New Girl"Prince apparently is Minnesota’s only purple person who can deliver on Super Bowl Sunday.Who can forget his halftime performance in 2007 in the...
Facebook users concerned about privacy issues now have to worry about someone else monitoring their posts: Prince.Minneapolis’ most famous and litigious superstar made news again this week with...
PrinceWe announced last month that Prince would make another Super Bowl splash, this time by appearing on Fox's "New Girl," which gets the highly coveted post-game spot on Feb. 2.Now we...
After a long dry spell, Minneapolis' enduring megastar reconnected with hometown fans in a big way at a tiny club.
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