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New Prince Album of Unreleased Material Coming This Year

A new album of previously unreleased music from Prince is scheduled for release on September 28, according to Variety. Atom Factory, the company now overseeing the late musician’s estate, has been preparing the LP. Last week, they shared the original version of Prince’s iconic song “Nothing Compares 2 U.” Atom Factory CEO Troy Carter spoke with Variety about the pro… ...

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People of the Year awards honour Irish ‘ledgebags’ of the year

The Beast from the East is, when you think about it, a suitably titled nemesis for The People of the Year. The 43rd so-titled awards show was among many events postponed due to that mischievous, self-aggrandising icecapade back in March. Ironically, that snowstorm allowed more opportunities for altruism in our communities and the event was rescheduled to Sunday (RTÉ1) this ...

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Rising rapper Saweetie is one to watch this year

In between odd jobs and constantly moving around the city, the USC grad had reached a breaking point. “I had $ 40 to my name,” she said, wincing at the memory over dinner in a dimly lighted West Hollywood eatery. “I was disgusted with myself. I went from being a hustler, working different jobs to renting rooms off … ENTERTAINMENT ...

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