This Sunday (April 11, 2021) an all new episode of “60 Minutes” on CBS features Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell providing an in-depth update on the state of the United States economy
The April 11 episode of “60 Minutes” premieres at 7PM ET on the CBS Television Network.
UNRELEASED PRINCE ALBUM- Five years after, the artist’s estate is releasing songs from his previously unreleased album, “Welcome 2 America.” The new music will debut Sunday night on 60 Minutes. wrote and recorded the album before embarking on his 2010 “Welcome 2 America” tour, but he didn’t perform songs from it. He never said why, Prince’s longtime keyboardist, Morris Hayes, told 60 Minutes correspondent Jon Wertheim. “And I remember asking him about it. And he says, ‘Well, we’ll just have to revisit that down the line.’ Because he was like onto the next project,” Hayes said. 60 Minutes cameras went to Prince’s Paisley Park studios outside Minneapolis for the report. That’s where Prince kept a vault of unreleased music, as many as 8,000 songs by one estimate.
DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY- The military wants to stop pandemics. Many of the innovations and breakthroughs deployed to combat COVID-19 began years ago as Pentagon-funded research programs to protect soldiers, some spearheaded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Bill Whitaker and 60 Minutes cameras were allowed in to report on some of the technologies the Department of Defense is developing to defend against future pandemics — including a single vaccine to ward off all coronaviruses.
U.S ECONOMY UPDATE- More than a year into the global coronavirus pandemic, Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell returns to 60 Minutes to provide an in-depth update on the state of the economy.