*In a rare television appearance, the incomparable Prince takes over The Arsenio Hall Show tonight kicking the show off with a debut performance of FUNKNROLL, a track off his upcoming album.
The pop icon took a moment to answer questions from Arsenio’s audience, revealing his biggest pet peeve and what got his blood boiling at a recent Oscar party. Continue reading
*Dearly beloved…Prince will be taking his talents to “The Arsenio Hall Show” on March 5.
The music icon is set to take over the broadcast, performing multiple songs over the span of the show and sitting down for an interview with Hall to discuss what’s in store for 2014.
The appearance was announced on Hall’s show this week via an aptly-dressed messenger from the singer’s camp.
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- Prince performs at the Mohegan Sun Arena, in Uncasville, Conn. December 29, 2013
*Prince’s last concert run in London involved more than 20 nights at the massive O2 arena. His return run of shows in the city kicked off Tuesday in somebody’s living room – to an audience of 12.
Fresh off of his “New Girl” appearance, the singer flew into London on Tuesday at the start of a still-evolving string of dates in support of forthcoming album “Plectrum Electrum,” recorded with all-female trio 3RDEYEGIRL.
Details are being released in a trickle, but Prince said he planned to play “iconic” venues along the lines of music club the Bag o’ Nails – where Jimi Hendrix once played – storied rock venue Electric Ballroom and Ronnie Scott’s jazz club, reports Billboard.com.
“We’ll work our way up, if people like us, to bigger venues,” Prince said.
*The confetti was still falling in MetLife Stadium, but a line began to snake its way down 14th Street in New York City, as partygoers armed with RSVP’s and the hope of seeing the man in person.
While millions tuned in to catch Prince’s appearance on the FOX sitcom “New Girl”, a few hundred packed into The Darby to hear new music from his upcoming album PLECTRUMELECTRUM brought together by Essence Magazine.
While the arrival of Prince was some hours away, the ladies of 3RDEYEDGIRL addressed the attendees, introducing themselves and the new music.
*Just days before the post-Super Bowl episode of “New Girl” featuring Prince makes its debut, Fox gave us an all-access pass to exclusive audio clips from Sunday’s show.
But first things first. How in the world did Prince end up on “New Girl”?
“Well it’s been kind of a long time coming because Prince had been in touch and he said he liked the show,” said star Zooey Deschanel.
Prince’s manager first contacted her via email.