Revolution Bandmates to Speak at Prince Anniversary Event

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"Celebration 2017" is set to run April 20-23, marking the anniversary of Prince's death.

Musicians who played onstage with Prince are set to speak at a four-day celebration of the late superstar at Paisley Park.

Organizers of "Celebration 2017" on Tuesday announced the speakers for the event. It is scheduled to run April 20-23, being held during the anniversary of Prince's death.

Among the scheduled speakers are Lisa Coleman, Wendy Melvoin, drummer Bobby Z, keyboardist Matt Fink and bassist BrownMark from Prince's 1980s band The Revolution.

Other speakers include Levi Seacer from Prince's 1990s band New Power Generation, keyboardist Morris Hayes, costume designer Stacia Lang and singer Shelby J.

Tickets are nearly sold out. Only certain general admission passes are still available at $549 each.

Each day will include performances on Paisley Park's soundstage. Prince died April 21, 2016, of an accidental overdose.

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