Monica Bazile-Turknett

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On Prince and Identity

I cannot recall the minutiae of the day that we met because it doesn't matter. I know that I was in my auntie's living room, the one with the good furniture and new couches, carpet the color and texture of sand underneath us. I cannot be sure of my age, but I know that I was not yet seven, because …

Prince dead: DJ Premier live tribute set

After Prince’s death Thursday morning, DJ Premier hit the decks to pay his respects.<p>“I want to salute one of the greatest, greatest artists in the …

Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ Returning to Theaters for Limited Run

Following the death of Prince at the age of 57, the music icon’s classic 1984 film <i>Purple Rain</i> will reenter theaters for a limited run beginning this …

Listen to Rihanna's Hauntingly Beautiful Tribute to Prince

"Let's shine some light to heaven for Prince right now."<p>Rihanna dedicated her performance of "Diamonds" last night to Prince during her Anti World Tour concert in Calgary, Canada. "[Today is] a sad day to music lovers, musicians, fans all over the world who lost one of the greatest legends," she …

Value of Prince's $300-million estate is expected to soar in coming years

By any measure, Prince was rock star royalty. That includes his wealth.<p>The prolific musician leaves behind a vast legacy of genre-bending albums and gender-bending fashion statements — and an estate said to be worth about $300 million, making him one of the most valuable entertainers in the …

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