Prince Roger Nelson (born June 7, 1958), known by his mononym Prince, is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor. A major figure in popular music for over three decades, Prince is renowned as an innovator and is widely-known for his eclectic work, flamboyant stage presence and wide vocal range. Widely regarded as the pioneer of Minneapolis sound, Prince's music combines rock, R&B, soul, funk, hip hop, disco, psychedelia, jazz, and pop.
- Clips (5)Latest ClipPrince is inducted in to Michael Balls Singers Hall of Fame
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- Prince is inducted in to Michael Balls Singers Hall of Famehttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02mx74z.jpg2015-03-29T19:50:00ZPrince is inducted in to the Singers Hall of Fame on Sunday Night with Michael Ballhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/070d193a-845c-479f-980e-bef15710653e?clipfocus=p02mx76pSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 2 mins
Prince is inducted in to Michael Balls Singers Hall of Fame
- A taster of Prince: A Purple Reignhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cd76j.jpg2011-11-23T00:00:39ZA taster of Prince: A Purple Reign - a documentary exploring how Prince - showman, artist, enigma - revolutionised the perception of black music in the 1980s by embarking on an amazing journey of musical self-discovery.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/070d193a-845c-479f-980e-bef15710653e?clipfocus=p00m1vrnSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 2 mins
A taster of Prince: A Purple Reign
- The story of Prince at the start of his careerhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02c0zqq.jpg2010-11-22T00:00:00ZMica Paris tells the story of Princehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/070d193a-845c-479f-980e-bef15710653e?clipfocus=p00c9xbzSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 6 mins
The story of Prince at the start of his career
- Prince and the success of 'Purple Rain'http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02c0z7q.jpg2010-11-22T00:00:00ZMica Paris tells the story of Princehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/070d193a-845c-479f-980e-bef15710653e?clipfocus=p00c9t1dSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 3 mins
Prince and the success of 'Purple Rain'
- Prince's sex appealhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02c0z7h.jpg2010-11-22T00:00:00ZMusic critic Nelson George discusses Prince's famous sex appealhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/070d193a-845c-479f-980e-bef15710653e?clipfocus=p00c9t03Selected ClipSelected ClipAudio 2 mins
Prince's sex appeal
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