Prince held his first major performances at the Capri Theatre in his hometown of Minneapolis, Minnesota in January 1979. Those three shows at the legendary theater are said to have launched his career.

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Prince is the headliner for the 2014 ESSENCE Music Festival! Here is a playlist of some of the legend's best hits.

Essence.com
Dec, 03, 2013

Today ESSENCE is proud to annouce that Prince will be the headliner for the 20th annual ESSENCE Music Festival. Here's a playlist of our favorite hits to get ready. Enjoy! 

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