He said that Alfred liked to sing to James Brown and he was a colorful and unconventional guy.
One of them is Alfred, a Vietnam vet who is 62-years-old and influenced Prince musically.
Much of what is known about Alfred was subject to rumor until his sister, Tyka, shared a Facebook post celebrating her older brother’s birthday.
Prince entered the scene in 1978 with the album “For You” and the hits soon followed with “Prince,” “Dirty Mind,” “Controversy,” and “1999.” His memory will forever live on with his extensive musical catalogue featuring such songs as “Little Red Corvette,” “Raspberry Beret,” “Party Like It’s 1999,” “Let’s Go Crazy,” and “Purple Rain.” Over the course of his decades-long career, Prince collected seven GRAMMYs and countless other top honors, including a Rock n Roll Hall of Fame induction in 2004.
In 2007, he headlined one of the most memorable Super Bowl Halftime shows ever.
Posting Prince and associated artist videos from sites such as You Tube is also not allowed.
Posts of this nature will be deleted and repeat offenders will be first warned, and then banned.
Prince is known for having one full-blooded sister, Tyka, and five half-siblings from his dad John’s first marriage.
However, many don’t know that Prince also has two other half-brothers from his mom, Mattie Della Baker.
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