Music icon and Minnesota native Prince died on April 21, 2016, at age 57. In addition to the coverage found here on The Current, our colleagues at sister station MPR News have also been doing extensive reporting on the life of Prince. Explore MPR News' complete archive of Prince stories.
The Current will expand its annual Rock the Cradle in May with a new partnership with Minnesota Children's Museum. This new pop-up version of the beloved annual event, presented with Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, will feature all the family friendly and fun activities that Minnesota Children's Museum offers daily with additional Rock the Cradle programming of live music performances, dancing in the disco with The Current deejays and other interactive experiences. Rock the Cradle Pop-Up Events are perfect for kids 2-8 years old.