But he also enjoyed dalliances with celebrities throughout the 80s and 90s, including Madonna, Kim Basinger, Sherilyn Fenn, Vanessa Marcil, Susanna Hoffs and Tara Leigh Patrick - who later renamed herself Carmen Electra, as per Prince's suggestion.
Protege: Prince and Vanity on a 1983 Rolling Stone cover (right).
Also in the Prince relationship mix during the 1980s was singer and drummer Sheila E, with the pair getting close after meeting in 1978 which led to Prince working and recording with Sheila on a variety of projects, including Purple Rain.
She was the most successful of the singer's protegees, going on to find her own success with songs like The Glamorous Life which was released in 1984 and earned her a Best New Artist Grammy nomination.
Andrews in 2005, Kate works for her on and off for her parents’ company Party Pieces, before landing a job as an accessories buyer for Jigsaw.
William has enrolled at the Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst, kickstarting his military career.
Kate and Wills’ journey to becoming the Duke and Duchess and Cambridge, and beyond.2001: Kate and William meet at St.
Andrews University in Scotland, where William studies geography and Kate studies art history.
The occasion was a public holiday in the United Kingdom and featured many ceremonial aspects, including use of the state carriages and roles for the Foot Guards and Household Cavalry.2002: Kate wears ‘that dress’ during a charity fashion show, which William attends.Later that year, the two become housemates, moving into a student house with two other friends.In 2002, they move into a student house with two other friends and by Christmas 2003, romance blossoms when Kate splits from her previous boyfriend.Their relationship becomes public after they are pictured skiing in Klosters together and in June 2005, the royal and his new girlfriend are pictured looking very much in love on the day of their graduation ceremony.