Birth Name: Prince Rogers Nelson
Birth Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Years Active: 1976–present
Genres: Funk, R&B, Rock, Pop, Alternative, New Wave, Minneapolis Sound
Prince (born Prince Rogers Nelson, June 7, 1958), is a singer, songwriter, musician, and actor. He has been known by an unpronounceable symbol, which he used between 1993 and 2000. During that period he was frequently referred to in the media as “The Artist Formerly Known as Prince,” often abbreviated to “TAFKAP,” or simply “The Artist.” Prince has produced ten platinum albums and thirty Top 40 singles during his career. Prince founded his own recording studio and label, writing, self-producing and playing most, or all, of the instruments on his recordings. In addition, Prince has been a “talent promoter” for the careers of Sheila E., Carmen Electra, The Time and Vanity 6, a...
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