Dave Lifton, who writes for both Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser, is a podcaster and author of several books. A native of New York, he now lives in Chicago, where he's usually staring out at Lake Michigan from his apartment or getting into arguments with Bears fans. Also, he likes Bruce Springsteen and pulled pork sandwiches.
30 Years Ago: Julia Roberts Sings Prince’s ‘Kiss’ in ‘Pretty Woman’ Bath Scene
Career-defining role involved singing 'Parade' hit in the tub.
35 Years Ago: Prince Wins Three Grammys, But Is Already Bored
As the 'Purple Rain' tour wound down, Prince was thinking about his next project.
Prince ‘One Nite Alone,’ ‘Rainbow Children’ Reissues Pushed Back
Prince's output from 2001-02 is being re-released.
How Huey Lewis Sang the ‘We Are the World’ Line Meant for Prince
Quincy Jones asked Lewis to do a solo when Prince didn't show up for the session.
How Prince ‘Made History’ at the Super Bowl Halftime Show
If there's a more defining moment in the history of Super Bowl halftime shows than Prince playing "Purple Rain" in the middle of a downpour, we haven't seen it.
Prince Grammy Tribute Concert to Feature Alicia Keys, John Legend
An all-star show dedicated to Prince will take place after the Grammys, with a telecast in April.
20 Years Ago: Prince ‘Retires’ ‘1999’ at ‘Rave Un2 the Year 2000′
Pay-per-view special on New Year's Eve was supposed to be the final performance of the apocalyptic classic.
Eddie Murphy Remembers Prince’s ‘Surreal’ Rollerskating Party
The actor recalled some late-night adventures with the music legend on 'The Tonight Show.'
Prince Estate Launches ‘The Story of 1999′ Podcast
Four-part series features a preview of some of the unreleased music in the upcoming box set.
Beck Covers Four Prince Classics on New ‘Paisley Park’ EP
Singer made the medley of four classics while recording at Minnesota complex.