The Music of Prince with Elvis Costello + D'Angelo + Talib Kweli + Booker T. Jones + Bettye Lavette + The Waterboys + Blind Boys of Alabama + DeVotchKa + Citizen Cope + Princess and more
Thu Mar 7 2013
Photograph: Courtesy Def Jam
Time Out says
Posted: Thu Feb 28 2013
Roots musical mastermind Questlove helms a tribute to Prince at Carnegie Hall to benefit music programs for underprivileged NYC youth, featuring the starry likes of Elvis Costello, Booker T. Jones and Maya Rudolph—with the Roots as house band, of course. Turns out you’re not alone in knowing all the words to “Darling Nikki” and the dance moves to “I Would Die 4 U." Who knew?