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Latin

Article: Celebrating a Different Side of PRINCE

Check out the article published today by Shondaland entitled "Celebrating a Different Side of Prince".

"Former publicist Karen Lee shares her favorite memories and how we can honor the artist on what would've been his 60th birthday."

Here it is:


https://www.shondaland.co...of-prince/
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Reply #1 posted 06/07/18 9:01pm

peggyon

Heartwarming...

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Reply #2 posted 06/08/18 8:22am

Graciegirl719

This was a really nice article, very humanizing. Makes me sad, though.

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Reply #3 posted 06/08/18 10:01am

LadyLayla

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Great article. I've always loved the idea of urban farming. Fresh food always tastes best!

Style is the second cousin to class
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Reply #4 posted 06/08/18 10:06am

pinkcashmere23

Nice article! Thanks Latin

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Reply #5 posted 06/09/18 10:16am

PurpleLove7

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... sharing !!!

Peace ... & Stay Funky ...

~* The only love there is, is the love "we" make *~

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Reply #6 posted 06/09/18 4:40pm

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Great article. Beautiful!
Crooked Donnie. Lock him up!
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Reply #7 posted 06/09/18 9:25pm

RJP1205

👍
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Reply #8 posted 06/11/18 2:49am

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Twenty-five years ago, I was on my way to a film premiere when the phone rang. It was June 1993 and my boss — Prince — was on the line. "Tomorrow’s my birthday. I’m changing my name," he told me.

I had been working as Prince’s publicist for a year at this point, so I took it in stride. "OK," I said, "What are you changing it to?" He told me that he was changing it to the symbol on his last album. I asked him, how do I spell it? "There is no spelling." I took a deep breath and asked the next logical question: "How do I pronounce it?" I’ll never forget his reply: "There is no pronunciation."

After Prince hung up, I called the guy I was going to the premiere with and told him I had to cancel because, "I’m going to have a really difficult day tomorrow."

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lol lol lol This is priceless lol lol lol I wish she'd have said more about what happened tomorrow (the next day), and how that whole name change was announced and put into place, and people's reactions etc.

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A COMPREHENSIVE PRINCE DISCOGRAPHY (work in progress ^^): https://sites.google.com/...iscog/home
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Reply #9 posted 06/12/18 11:39pm

Latin

pinkcashmere23 said:

Nice article! Thanks Latin


You are very welcome. smile
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Reply #10 posted 06/14/18 9:34pm

Latin

Patti Labelle has retweeted the following related to the article:

"W&W Public Relations
@WWPubRelations
In honor of the incomparable #Prince’s 60th birthday, W&W SVP and former publicist to the legend, Karen Lee, reflects on her unique relationship with the artist.
"Celebrating a Different Side of Prince"
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Reply #11 posted 06/15/18 10:26pm

Latin

LadyLayla said:

Great article. I've always loved the idea of urban farming. Fresh food always tastes best!


yes
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Reply #12 posted 06/15/18 11:11pm

ladygirl99

I am sure we are going to hear more about Prince's different sides as years go by. lol

But I would love to hear more about his fashion side and more from his makeup artist and costume designer. His fashion skills and talent are underrated.

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Reply #13 posted 06/16/18 6:24am

rogifan

Great article.
Paisley Park is in your heart
#PrinceForever 💜
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Reply #14 posted 06/17/18 11:19pm

Latin

peggyon said:


Heartwarming...


Very much so.
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Reply #15 posted 06/22/18 10:47pm

Latin

The PRN Alumni Foundation posted the article on Twitter with the following:

"Those of us who worked for Prince knew that he wanted the best in the people that he hired — and because he gave 250 percent, you couldn’t expect to do less. That’s how much respect we had..."
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Reply #16 posted 06/25/18 9:57pm

Latin

The New Power Generation has posted the article on Twitter with the following:

"This came out in conjunction with Prince's birthday ... but in case you missed it, we thought you might like to see it."
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Reply #17 posted 07/07/18 8:07am

pinkcashmere23

Latin said:

The PRN Alumni Foundation posted the article on Twitter with the following: "Those of us who worked for Prince knew that he wanted the best in the people that he hired — and because he gave 250 percent, you couldn’t expect to do less. That’s how much respect we had..."

Very nice! Thanks for sharing Latin

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Reply #18 posted 07/09/18 1:35pm

Latin

pinkcashmere23 said:



Latin said:


The PRN Alumni Foundation posted the article on Twitter with the following: "Those of us who worked for Prince knew that he wanted the best in the people that he hired — and because he gave 250 percent, you couldn’t expect to do less. That’s how much respect we had..."

Very nice! Thanks for sharing Latin


You are very welcome. smile
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Reply #19 posted 07/09/18 2:00pm

Empress

Prince was such an amazing man. A true one of a kind. I'm so grateful that Ive known him through his music for over 35 years. What a man!! Thanks to Latin for all his great articles too.
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Reply #20 posted 07/09/18 10:58pm

PurpleDiamonds
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heart thanks for sharing Latin
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Reply #21 posted 07/21/18 6:42pm

206Michelle

Empress said:

Prince was such an amazing man. A true one of a kind. I'm so grateful that Ive known him through his music for over 35 years. What a man!! Thanks to Latin for all his great articles too.

+1
Live 4 Love ~ Love is God, God is love, Girls and boys love God above
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Reply #22 posted 07/30/18 2:13pm

Latin

Empress said:

Prince was such an amazing man. A true one of a kind. I'm so grateful that Ive known him through his music for over 35 years. What a man!! Thanks to Latin for all his great articles too.

You are very welcome. smile
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