Prince associates denied estate advisory role

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A Minnesota judge has ruled against appointing an adviser to help Prince’s heirs in dealings with the managers of his estate. Broadcaster and activist Anthony ‘Van’ Jones and Prince’s lawyer L. Londell McMillan had both applied for the role, citing their close relationships with the late Purple Rain singer. However in a court order, Carver […]

Prince’s estate worth $200m, figures suggest

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  Prince’s estate is worth about $200m (£160m) , a new court filing suggests. It’s the first time a specific estimate has emerged publicly from court proceedings following Prince’s death in April. Since he left no known will, the rock superstar’s sister and five half-siblings are in line to inherit equal shares of the estate […]

Prince’s Paisley Park opening delayed

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Prince’s Paisley Park compound in Minnesota will remain closed to the public for a little while longer after local officials raised concerns about the expected influx of tourists. In August (16), Bremer Bank officials, who were appointed special administrators for Prince’s estate following his death in April (16), announced the gates to the singer’s private […]

Stevie Wonder to headline official Prince tribute concert

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Stevie Wonder and members of Prince’s inner circle will highlight a family-sanctioned Prince tribute concert in St Paul, Minnesota on 13 October, organisers announced on Thursday. Prince’s family originally planned to hold the show at the new NFL stadium in his hometown of Minneapolis. However, organisers said that it will be at the smaller, 20,000 […]