Since December of last year, Prince has played what's called residency-style concerts in New York, North and South Carolina with the likes of Cee-Lo Green and Sheila E.  Now comes word he'll be taking up residency in L.A. beginning April 14th.

Starting this month the purple one will perform a 21-date set in L.A. with his "Welcome 2 America" tour.  Prince made the official annoucement via a phone call on "The George Lopez Show".  He said his band, The Power Generation and a whole gang of special guests are going to join him.

To learn more check out "The George Lopez Show" tomorrow because Prince promised to discuss more details about the upcoming tour!  Check your local listings for the time.