As one of Americas most beloved and well known musicians. Prince captivated music lovers with his musical stylings; inspired by artists such as David Bowie, Mick Jagger, Jimmy Hendrix, James Brown and many more. As well as with his flamboyant stage presence, that made for entertaining concerts. His had much success with his musical career. His second album self-titled â€œPrinceâ€ went platinum, just one year after his debut album was released. His following three albums had continued success. He also received critical acclaims for Purple Rain. A musical drama film, that inspired his sixth studio album of the same name. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004; Prince has won seven Grammy awards an American Music Award and a Golden Globe and Oscar for the film Purple Rain. Prince died from an accidental overdose of fentanyl, at the age of 57.
Lidia Mosqueda, a graduate from California State University Fullerton, has been a news correspondent for MUSETV since 2017. She has covered various newsworthy events such as; press junkets, film & tv screenings, premieres, concerts, red carpets and other public events. As a bilingual journalist she has written about various musicians and artists in Latin entertainment, helping to bring attention to many Latin American talent, here in the states. As a journalist in the entertainment field. Her goal is to break down the stereotypes and assumptions that surround entertainment journalism.