Prince song ban to (purple) rain on Trump’s parade
PRINCE’S estate has demanded US President Donald Trump stop using the late star’s music at his rallies.
The singer’s hit Purple Rain is often n heard at Mr r Trump’s rallies, most recently in Southhaven, Mississippi, last week.
Omarr Baker, r, half-brother of f Prince (pictured), asked the President to no longer r use the song.
He said: “The Prince Estate has never given permission to President Trump or The White House to use Prince’s songs and have requested that they cease all use immediately.” A spokesman for the estate confirmed they had requested th the song no longer b be used. It is not the fi first time Mr Trump has been asked not to play a an artist’s music. Aerosmith’s S Steven Tyler filed a cease-and-desi sist letter after the P President played his song Livin’ On The Edge at a rally. The Rolling Stones also took issue with Mr Trump using their music after he played Start Me Up at an event.