Corey Irwin is a writer and editor for Ultimate Classic Rock. He’s spent more than 15 years working in radio, including stints in Los Angeles and San Francisco. In addition to UCR, he has written for Diffuser, Ultimate Prince and Music Connection Magazine
How ‘1999’ Helped Prince Break Down Barriers at MTV
The music video marked a turning point for both the artist and the network.
Prince ‘Did Not Believe In’ Mariah Carey’s ‘Beautiful Ones’ Cover
She didn't find out his true feelings until years after her version was released.
Remembering Prince’s Appearance on ‘Muppets Tonight’
The legendary musician was all smiles while performing alongside Kermit, Gonzo and the gang.
Battle Over Prince’s Estate Comes to a Close
Sides amicably agreed on the distribution of $156.4 million in assets.
How Prince’s ‘Slow Love’ Influenced a Paul McCartney Song
The 1989 track 'Distractions' was given "a bit of genius" via one of the late legend's regular collaborators.
Steve-O Says Prince Was a ‘Condescending D—‘ When They Met
The 'Jackass' star tried to show the Purple One a trick, but it didn't go well.
Morris Day and Prince Estate Spar Over Rights to ‘The Time’ Name
Singer says the estate wants to “rewrite history by taking my name away from me,” however the estate denies his claims.
Top 11 Prince Stories From 2021
Five years after his death, Prince continues making headlines.
Prince Estate Settles Valuation Dispute With the IRS
Sides had been more than $80 million apart in their evaluation of the late singer's assets.
Why Sammy Hagar Couldn’t Score an Introduction to Prince
Red Rocker recalls the closest he came to meeting the Purple One.