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The personality conflicts that were privately tearing the band apart were made public on live national television.
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A deep dive into each track on Prince's second album, 1979's 'Prince.'
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Unrealized sketches for tour that never happened are at center of 1,200-item rock-memorabilia sale.
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Newly sober band mounted its most successful run ever, but the grueling trek took a toll on each member.
Prince’s Live In-Studio ‘International Lover (Take 1)’ Released
Morris Day plays drums on this previously archived version of a '1999' track.