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Prince Rogers Nelson was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota to mother jazz singer, Mattie Shaw and to father lyricist and pianist, John L. Nelson. Prince's parents separated during his youth which lead him to move back and forth. Prince had a troubled relationship with his step-father which lead him to run away from home. Prince was adopted by a family... See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 11 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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Album (as Prince): "The Very Best of Prince" See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 32 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 24 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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The Artist Formerly Known as Prince | The Artist | Camille | Alexander Nevermind | Paisley Park | Artist Formerly Known as Prince | Jamie Starr | Tora Tora


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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I've got more hits than Madonna's got kids. See more »


A very short man, he often has to wear large shoes on stage so he is not dwarfed by some female singers. See more »


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