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29Jan
2015
6

PRINCE’s “This Could Be Us” Goes For More Radio Adds

This Could Be Us

A week after being the number one most added song to Adult Urban R&B, more radio stations in the U.S. have added "This Could Be Us" to their playlist.

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Also "FUNKNROLL" was featured on the Fox mega-hit "Empire" last night.

PRINCE is slated to appear in some manner on the Grammy's Feb. 8th on CBS.

Diagnosis: For a list of radio stations playing "This Could Be Us", click here!!!

26Jan
2015
8

PRINCE Set For “Surprise” Grammy Appearance!

Prince Photo: Kevin Mazure/WireImage.com

Has it really been over 10 years since PRINCE stole the Grammy's with Beyonce? It has but you may just see him there in some capacity on music's biggest night!

According to US Magazine, a Grammy source says the music icon has “something very, very special in the works!”

Prince has won 7 Grammy's and has been nominated 33 times. Recently, Prince released "Art Official Age" and "PLECTRUMELECTRUM" on the same day.-DocFB

Diagnosis: If Prince is performing, presenting, or announcing an act, is not being shared yet, which is why it is still a "surprise" as to what he will do. Want to find out? Stay tuned here and at the Grammy's Feb. 8th on CBS!

26Jan
2015
8

PRINCE’s “This Could Be Us” #1 Most Added To Radio In First Week!

This Could Be Us

PRINCE's "This Could Be Us" from his album "Art Official Age" was serviced to radio last week aka going for adds on radio and was the #1 most added song for the holiday week of January 20th.

In a press release from Warner Bros., they say "This Could Be Us" is igniting radio and stating it is the number one most added song on Urban Adult Radio, with Rolling Stone calling it one of the 50 best songs of 2014, calling it a "sparkly sexy jam" that only Prince can deliver.

With plays on stations from Augusta, Georgia and Little Rock, Arkansas to Atlantic City, New Jersey and Chattanooga, Tennessee to Washington, DC and New York City, "THIS COULD BE US," returns Prince to a familiar place on radio.

"THIS COULD BE US" is Prince at his best with his signature falsetto on full display and his songwriting teasingly sexy and playful.

Following the release of two #1 albums last fall (ART OFFICIAL AGE #1 R&B and PLECTRUMELECTRUM #1 Rock with his band 3RDEYEGIRL), Prince delivered a history-making performance on Saturday Night Live with an eight-minute plus jam session. Recently the icon presented the Best Original Song category at The Golden Globes to thunderous applause from the audience.

Purchase the single and album here:

iTunes - http://goo.gl/euXEBL

Amazon - http://goo.gl/ACKkce

PRINCE Spreecast returns 01/28!

-DocFB

Diagnosis: Warner Bros. adds More news about Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL will be revealed soon. Stay tuned.

For a list of radio stations that have added "This Could Be Us", click here!

19Jan
2015
17

Watch The Video Premiere Of PRINCE & 3RDEYEGIRL “MARZ” Now!!!

PRINCE-Paris Photo: NPG RECORDS 2014

Here is the video premiere of "MARZ" By PRINCE & 3RDEYEGIRL from their album PLECTRUMELECTRUM.

The video world premiered on The Guardian this morning.

The video was taken from their Saturday Night Live performance late last year and beautifully edited by JPA Entertainment. There is a Warner Bros. logo on the right side at the start of the video like most of their releases.

This comes on the heels of the announcement that "This Could Be Us" from PRINCE's "Art Official Age" album is going for radio adds in the U.S. on January 20th.-DocFB

Diagnosis: Don't miss the PRINCE Spreecast this Wed. January 21st!!!

11Jan
2015
2

Photo Of The Moment: PRINCE At The Golden Globes

Prince Golden Globes 2015 Screen Cap Twitter.com/Baron3121

PRINCE was a surprise presenter at the Golden Globes, catching the celebrity packed crowd off-guard and providing him with the largest ovation of the night.

Allison Janney, we see U.

Great speech Common.

As soon as we have official images, we will switch out. For now, enjoy this glimpse.-DocFB

Diagnosis: As you would guess, his appearance has the music icon trending on Twitter...even without a Twitter account...

11Jan
2015
2

PRINCE To Present Best Original Song At Golden Globes!

Prince Photo: Kevin Mazure/WireImage.com

Add PRINCE to the list of presenters for the GOLDEN GLOBES tonight! The purple one will be presenting best song at the award show tonight!

Other presenters previously announced will be Jennifer Lopez, Adam Levine, Jack Black, Don Cheadle, Benedict Cumberbatch, David Duchovny, Colin Farrell, Katie Holmes, Jared Leto, Julianna Margulies, Melissa McCarthy, Sienna Miller, Clive Owen,Paul Rudd, Naomi Watts, Oprah Winfrey, Amy Adams, Jennifer Aniston, Kate Beckinsale, Adrien Brody, Bryan Cranston, Jamie Dornan, Robert Downey Jr., Anna Faris, Colin Firth, Jane Fonda, Harrison Ford, Ricky Gervais, Bill Hader, Kevin Hart, Salma Hayek, Katherine Heigl, Kate Hudson, Dakota Johnson, Matthew McConaughey, Seth Meyers, Lupita Nyong’o, Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Pratt, Jeremy Renner, Meryl Streep, Channing Tatum, Lily Tomlin, Vince Vaughn, Kerry Washington, Kristen Wiig, Owen Wilson and Catherine Zeta-Jones.

George Clooney will be receiving the Cecile B. Demille Award. The show airs tonight on NBC.

In previous years, the award has been given out at the beginning of the show. Just a heads up.-DocFB

Diagnosis: The announcement was made about an hour ago by the Twitter handle above, who has been leaking info all day about presenters and more.

10Jan
2015
0

Photo Special! PRINCE & The REVOLUTION “PURPLE RAIN” Tour Photos!

Prince Photo: Steve Campbell, Houston Chronicle

In honor of it being 30 years since PRINCE & The REVOLUTION rocked the Houston Summit, The Houston Chronicle is featuring 40 photos from the "PURPLE RAIN" tour!

You can access all the photos here, available by subscription.

If you are having trouble seeing the photos, make sure to check out DrFunkenberry's Instagram account for them through the weekend as well.

All photos were taken by Steve Campbell of The Houston Chronicle.-DocFB

Diagnosis: Some pretty cool Sheila E. photos as well.