Pop Legend Prince Dies At 57
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Prince, one of the biggest icons in pop music died earlier today at his home and studio in Paisley Park. His publicist confirmed the news to Associated Press. The pop music legend was 57 and he left millions of records and even more ardent fans behind him.
Artists and celebrities are all taking to Twitter to share their disbelief at the news, as well as their pain.
From Robbie Williams
Now Prince? No no no.. RIP You genius x
— Robbie Williams (@robbiewilliams) April 21, 2016
To Ice T
PRINCE passed away???! WTF??!!!
— ICE T (@FINALLEVEL) April 21, 2016
From Gene Simmons
PRINCE, sad to say, has passed on!!! He was a Giant. My deep condolences go out to his family, friends and fans.
— Gene Simmons (@genesimmons) April 21, 2016
To Lupe Fiasco
In Minneapolis right now…and it’s raining…
— Lupe Fiasco (@LupeFiasco) April 21, 2016
From Katy Perry
And just like that…the world lost a lot of magic ✨ Rest in peace Prince! Thanks for giving us so much…
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) April 21, 2016
To Billy Idol
Oh my god I can’t believe that Prince has died…he was a great great talent…RIP
— Billy Idol (@BillyIdol) April 21, 2016
Everyone agrees that the world has lost one of the biggest musical talents in the last 100 years and we are definitely in the same camp.
We also believe that the best way to say goodbye to the legend is to play a few of his awesome tunes.