Prince Takes Over the Arsenio Hall Show: 5 Things We Learned

Prince showed that he had a sense of humor when he guested on New Girl last month.

But when PEOPLE went backstage to watch him on The Arsenio Hall Show, in an episode airing Wednesday night, we learned a whole lot more about the Purple One.

Clad in bell-bottoms, a long black fur vest, gold chains and a tame ’70s afro, the famously private star took over the show as only he could.

Gabrielle Union Vows to Get a Prenup Before Marrying Dwyane Wade

Forget the starry-eyed romance. Gabrielle Union says she plans to marry NBA star Dwyane Wade with an open heart – and an iron-clad prenup.

“I’ve got to protect my stuff,” the Being Mary Jane star matter-of-factly told the ageless Arsenio Hall on The Arsenio Hall Show Monday night.

Arsenio Hall Brought to Tears Talking About His Friend Whitney Houston

Arsenio Hall found himself moved to tears while interviewing Tika Sumpter on his talk show on Wednesday.

Hall, who was a longtime friend of Whitney Houston’s, asked the 33-year-old what it was like working with “The Voice” on her last film Sparkle, which came out after she died in 2012.

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