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Prince Rogers Nelson (the Purple One, the Artist Formerly)

Born: 1958 AD
Currently alive, at 57 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Musicians, Singer, Songwriter


1958 - Prince Rogers Nelson was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota at Mount Sinai Hospital on the 7th of June.


1976 - He started working on a demo tape with producer Chris Moon in a Minneapolis studio.


1978 - Prince’s first album for Warner Bros was released it was entitled "For You".


1980 - Prince released "Dirty Mind", a solo effort released using the original demos.


1981 - He recorded and released the album "Controversy".


1982 - Prince released the "1999" double-album which proved to be a breakthrough album both in the U.S. and internationally, selling over three million copies.


1984 - He made the album "Purple Rain".


1987 - Released the double album "Sign the Times" in Europe.


1991 - He released the album "Diamonds and Pearls" with the carrier single "Cream" which made him his

5th number one single.


1994 - The album "The Gold Experience" with the single "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World" was released via Warner Bros.


2001 - He married Manuela Testolini on the 31st of December.


2005 - On the 9th of December released the album "3121" thru Universal Records.


2006 - Manuela Testolini filed a divorce on the 24th of May.


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