They'd already lost her brother Ricky Wilson in the run up to 1989's breakout smash 'Cosmic Thing.'
The Foo Fighters' ninth album is due in September, with a string of North American dates to follow.
Common knowledge has long held that Prince's "The Beautiful Ones" was written for Susannah Melvoin. He begged to differ.
Johnny Cash's son, John Carter Cash, invited Chris Cornell to participate before his death back in May.
As with many bands who came before them, it seemed the White Stripes' long-awaited success simply created more pressure.
Prince's 'Baby I'm a Star' appeared on 1984's 'Purple Rain,' but actually dates back to a period when he was still trying to break through.
"Condition of the Heart" spoke with emotion and specificity to Prince's need to be seen as he was, not as we'd like to see him.
Designed around a vintage, mid-century style television set, Queens of the Stone Age's new site features eight static-filled channels.
Prince refused to be limited to any one musical style. What did confine him, however, was the length of the music distribution model of the time.
David Bowie's 'Heathen' took shape just before 9/11, though the tragedy hangs like a heavy shroud over the entire album.