Prince Vault:Selected anniversaries/May 16

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16 May


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  • 1983 – At the 3rd annual Minnesota Music Awards held in the Carlton Celebrity Room, Bloomington, MN, USA Prince was honored with six awards, including Musician, Producer, and Male Vocalist of the Year.
  • 1996 – The RIAA awards Prince with a multi-platinum award for Purple Rain (13.000.000 units)
  • 2000 – In New York Prince holds press conference reclaiming the name Prince
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