the disappearance of The giant of pop and funk at the age of 57 years, will put a sudden stop to the writing of his autobiography. Three years after the sudden death of Prince, the 21 April 2016 as a result of an overdose of anodyne, his memoirs, unfinished, will be published on 29 October, published by Random House.
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Entitled The Beautiful Ones , this book refers to a song that appeared on the album Purple Rain , 1984. This autobiography will include a first part which will focus on his childhood, written by Prince Rogers himself. And a second part with reproductions of his written words in the hand, which is enriched with photographs that show the beginnings of the artist, before his first album, For You, in 1978. As for the introduction, it should be drafted by Dan Piepenbring, journalist of the New Yorker , with which Prince had chosen to work on this book of 288 pages.
The Prince Estate is thrilled to announce that on October 29, 2019, @RandomHouse will be publishing THE BEAUTIFUL ONES by Prince, the American artistic visionary—singer, songwriter, musician, producer, actor and filmmaker. Available for preorder now. https://t.co/gEqMEdYoEa pic.twitter.com/RJtK9fowH8
— Prince (@prince) April 22, 2019
On April 14, 2016, in Atlanta, for what was to be the last concert of his brilliant career, he had sung Heroes , as a tribute to David Bowie, who died January 10, 2016. It was after this service that the private plane that brought him back to his home, had had to land in Illinois for an emergency hospitalization. His entourage, in a first time, spoke of a simple flu. Very thin, it had announced that it is to start writing his memoirs, which did not fail to amaze his admirers, who knew his immoderate taste for the secret.
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57-year-Old, Prince will be found dead in the elevator of a recording studio from his home in Chanhassen, southwest of Minneapolis, the victim of an overdose of fentanyl (a painkiller 50 times more powerful than the heroine). And a terrible sign of destiny, it is in the complex, Paisley Park, home to recording studios, rehearsal and office, in 1988, at the peak of his popularity as the creator of Purple Rain left this earth.
A legacy under high voltage
who Died suddenly, the legendary musician had left no will. His six brothers and sisters were named as heirs of his fortune, valued at nearly $ 300 million, while the bank Comerica Bank & Trust has been in charge of the management of the property of the Prince.
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But since his death, his family has many difficulties with the management of his legacy and has had to deplore the seizure of titles not published by the artist, without even having been warned. The relatives of the artist are seeking to disengage from the managers of the deceased singer, and regain control of the inheritance. To do this, so They decided to file an appeal before the courts.
EXCLUSIVE: Prince’s family fighting to take more control of his estate. https://t.co/VjdWlLKWvp
— The Blast (@TheBlastNews) April 16, 2019
According to the document obtained by The Blast, the heirs claim that Comerica Bank & Trust, a bad management of the assets of the artist, but also to have “forgotten” the $ 31 million of unpaid taxes, including interest continues to grow.
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For the managers of the Prince, and those charges would, especially a certain “frustration”. Comerica Bank & Trust, has quickly denied this information, saying that the heirs have no proof of what they say. As in the case Hallyday, the ball is now in the camp of justice, which shall decide the matter.
● The Beautiful ones by Prince