Dave Lifton, who writes for both Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser, is a podcaster and author of several books. A native of New York, he now lives in Chicago, where he's usually staring out at Lake Michigan from his apartment or getting into arguments with Bears fans. Also, he likes Bruce Springsteen and pulled pork sandwiches.
Prince Albums and Singles Celebrating Big Anniversaries in 2021
We're looking at the Prince songs, records and shows that are celebrating milestone anniversaries this year.
Sheila E. Is Making a Biopic About Her Years With Prince
Percussionist and former girlfriend revealed that she will release a movie called 'Boy Meets Girl.'
Remembering Prince’s 1999 Interview With Larry King
In memory of the talk show host, we're recalling when he had Prince on his program.
Five Years Ago: Prince Plays the First Show of His Final Tour
Two solo shows at Paisley Park took place nearly a month before his last-ever tour started.
IRS Hits Prince Estate With $38 Million Bill, Disputes Valuation
Government claims his assets are worth twice as much as the administrators reported.
Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ Tour Bus Is Going Up for Auction
Coach was custom-built and designed with the star in mind, with purple accents throughout.
Santana Announce ‘Miraculous Supernatural 2020′ Tour
Earth, Wind & Fire will open all dates on summer run.
Prince Grammy Tribute Concert to Feature Alicia Keys, John Legend
An all-star show dedicated to Prince will take place after the Grammys, with a telecast in April.
Tupac Bailed Out of Jail: October 11 in Hip- Hop History
On this day in hip-hop history, Tupac Shakur got his freedom and Warren G put out In the Mid-Nite Hour.
Russell Simmons Is Born: Oct. 4 in Hip-Hop History
On this day in hip-hop history, Russell Simmons celebrates his birthday, while albums by Paris, Ultramagnetic MCs and Lucas were released.
Suge Knight’s Son Believes Tupac Is Alive and in Malaysia
Suge J. Knight is the latest to offer a theory that Tupac Shakur didn't die in 1996.
Tupac’s Estate Wins Back Unreleased Music
A lawsuit filed by Afeni Shakur over royalties and ownership of unreleased recordings by Tupac has been settled.