#TBT Throwback Thursday: The Full, Rough Cut Of Apollonia 6’s 1985 Short Film

You may have heard of the name Apollonia. Bonus points if you know that she, Apollonia Kotero (of Purple Rain fame) was also the lead in the revamped trio of Vanity 6, “Apollonia 6″ alongside former Vanity members and fellow Prince proteges Susan Moonsie and Brenda Bennett. But you did know that in promotion of their onlyContinue reading “#TBT Throwback Thursday: The Full, Rough Cut Of Apollonia 6’s 1985 Short Film”

THE LAVISH DEFINITIVE: The Prince Songs You’ve Got To Hear, From His 1970s and ’80s Albums (Part 1)

by Shardae Jobson On April 21, my music palette changed from random (per usual) to a stream of nothing but the catalog of Prince. For three weeks, only Beyoncé‘s Lemonade and occasional dips into ’70s rock (a major influence on Prince) cracked my devotion of listening to as many albums, extended mixes, B-sides, and hard toContinue reading “THE LAVISH DEFINITIVE: The Prince Songs You’ve Got To Hear, From His 1970s and ’80s Albums (Part 1)”