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.
Prince Lived in the ‘White Mansion’ He Once Hoped For: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince's 'White Mansion' was a $10 million, 65,000 square-foot complex where he lived and worked for the last 28 years of his life.
Prince Disses Hip-Hop on ‘Dead On It': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince took aim at hip-hop as it was becoming more popular with "Dead On It."
Michael Jackson’s New ‘Scream’ CD Contains ‘Augmented Reality’ Experience
The Shazam app has integrated a new augmented reality experience into Michael Jackson's new 'Scream' compilation.
Sinead O’Connor Describes Her Mother as Having ‘The Smell of Evil’ on ‘Dr. Phil’
Sinead O'Connor discussed her mother's abuse and her recent suicide attempts on the premiere of the 16th season of 'Dr. Phil.'
Watch Harry Styles Cover Fleetwood Mac’s ‘The Chain’
Former One Direction singer Harry Styles showed off his love of Fleetwood Mac by covering one of their classics.
‘Cinnamon Girl’ Tackles the Post-9/11 Anti-Muslim Movement: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince addressed post-9/11 anti-Muslim discrimination on "Cinnamon Girl," and the song's provocative video got him in hot water with conservatives.
Prince May Return as a Hologram Even Though He Called the Idea ‘Demonic’
Prince's sister is considering having a hologram of her brother at an upcoming showing of his memorabilia.
Prince and Dr. Cornel West Pen a Letter With ‘Dear Mr. Man': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Dr. Cornel West, a professor of African-American Studies, took Prince's Afrocentric song from 2004 and overdubbed some raps to it.
Prince Condemns Child Abuse on ‘Papa': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
The narrator of "Papa" admitted to having been abused as a child, but Prince was often elusive about his complex relationship with his father.
Prince Goes to Great Lengths on ‘The War': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
At 26 minutes. "The War" was the longest song Prince ever officially released.