He released 16 albums after that, including the platinum-selling Musicology (2004). Retrieved April 24, 2014. "Palms sold to Station Casinos for 312.5 million". Retrieved July 18, 2009. Days after, he headlined the 2008 Coachella Festival. Beginnings and breakthrough edit In1975, Pepe Willie, the husband of Prince's cousin Shauntel, formed the band 94 East with Marcy Ingvoldstad and Kristie Lazenberry, hiring André Cymone and Prince to record tracks. Will Play "Purple Rain" With Prince at the Myth!". 49 The Purple Rain album sold more than 13 million copies in the US and spent 24 consecutive weeks. A b c Pareles, Jon (April 21, 2016). "About - Apex Social Club".