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Prince to be Celebrated at Paisley Park One Year After Death

LOS ANGELES, Nov 29 – Influential pop star Prince will be celebrated over a four-day festival at his Paisley Park Studios compound in Minnesota on the first anniversary of his death, organizers said on Monday. “Celebration 2017” will take place from April 20-23, with tickets starting at $499 for the four-day event that will include

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Minnesota Court to Begin Process of Unraveling Prince’s Fortune

By David Bailey MINNEAPOLIS, May 2 – Lawyers charged with untangling the multi-million dollar estate of music superstar Prince, who died with no known will, head to court on Monday for the start of what could be a years-long dispute over his fortune. Six siblings or half-siblings of Prince, found dead at age 57 at

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Opioid Medication Found on Prince, At Death Scene

By Brendan O’Brien April 27 – Authorities investigating the death of Prince found prescription opioid medication on him, according to various news outlets on Wednesday, the same day court records showed a judge appointed a bank to safeguard the music legend’s estate. CNN reported that the pain-killing substance was found on Prince while the Star

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Sales Soar for Late Singer Prince as His Music Tops Billboard Charts

By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES, April 25 – The music of Prince soared to the top of the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Monday after the singer’s sudden death last week, as mourning fans rushed to remember the artist’s legacy through his music. Nielsen Music said Monday it had tracked 2.3 million song

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Prince Cremated; Family, Friends Honor Him at Ceremony in Minnesota

CHANHASSEN, Minn., April 24 – Prince’s remains have been cremated and his family and friends attended a private ceremony on Saturday to pay their respects to the late pop superstar at the studio complex and home where he died in a suburb of Minneapolis, a Prince spokeswoman said. Among those seen entering the Paisley Park Studios

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U.S. Singer Prince Found Dead at Minnesota Home

U.S. pop star Prince, the 57-year-old whose hits included “Purple Rain” and “Kiss,” was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later declared dead, U.S. media reports said. A local sheriff’s office official would not confirm the identity of a dead person found at Prince’s property, and Reuters was not able immediately

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