Grace Jones at FYF Fest 2016

“If you missed Grace Jones, you fucked up. I don’t care if you were somewhere else and finally connected with the love of your life; if you weren’t at Grace Jones, you fucked up.” – James Murphy, during LCD Soundsystem’s upstaged headlining performance

via FYF Fest 2016: The Best of Sunday | The MAT Magazine


Prince’s private purple party for Vanity

Prince pays tribute to late girlfriend Vanity in first show on Australian solo tour

His first Melbourne show at the State Theatre was particularly emotionally charged — Prince admitting he’d just found out about the death of Denise Matthews, aka Vanity, his ex-girlfriend from the early ‘80s and protoge [sic] when she fronted the band Vanity 6.

Prince Mourns Vanity / Denise Matthews in Australian Show

“Someone dear to us has passed away, I’m gonna dedicate this song to her,” Prince said before playing a touching version of Little Red Corvette with a touch of Dirty Mind — songs from the era when they were together.

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Prince serenades Madonna 

Prince Selfie

via Prince on Facebook

There is a face that people make when they are watching Prince play guitar; it’s a gleeful expression that combines the joy of going down a roller coaster with the realization that you are witnessing a moment that might never be recreated by another being that lives on this beautiful Earth. It turns out Madonna also makes that face when she is watching Prince play. As the band stretched out into another jam and Prince ripped into a soul-levitating guitar solo, her mouth relaxed into an awestruck gape, revealing a shiny gold grill underneath her perfect red lipstick.

via Prince serenades Madonna at late-night Paisley Park gig | The Current