"Prince" the Innovative Music Legend
CREATIVITY & ARTS
Prince was renowned as an innovator, and was widely known for his eclectic work, flamboyant stage presence, and wide vocal range. He was widely regarded as the pioneer of Minneapolis sound. His music integrates a wide variety of styles, including funk, rock, R&B, soul, hip hop, disco, psychedelia, jazz, and pop. "Prince was a revolutionary artist, a wonderful musician and composer" - Mick Jagger.
"God bless this creative giant." -Paul McCartney remembers Prince
Read President Obama's poignant eulogy for "creative icon" Prince https://t.co/p4y6mDGVWs pic.twitter.com/sn97205Kyx— Rolling Stone (@RollingStone) April 21, 2016
Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016) was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and actor.
#BREAKING: Prince, innovative and influential music legend, Is dead at 57 https://t.co/xzoODirjN2 pic.twitter.com/JIZ0PbQfPc— KTLA (@KTLA) April 21, 2016
Elton John on Prince: "The greatest performer I have ever seen"
"Prince was a revolutionary artist, a wonderful musician and composer." -Mick Jagger https://t.co/HpFdQxhI1L pic.twitter.com/5WiMj391AE— Rolling Stone (@RollingStone) April 22, 2016
"It is with profound sadness that I am confirming that the legendary, iconic performer, Prince Rogers Nelson, has died at his Paisley Park residence this morning at the age of 57," publicist Yvette Noel-Schure said in a brief statement.
Prince, el extravagante y provocador genio que rompió con las reglas de la música https://t.co/TiftaVwFKa pic.twitter.com/4TI13S13pY— BBC Mundo (@bbcmundo) April 22, 2016
How would you describe Prince's music? Listen to how the legend described it https://t.co/qZFmflMzJOhttps://t.co/hnOybeLE7H— OutFrontCNN (@OutFrontCNN) April 21, 2016
"Prince was a revolutionary artist, a wonderful musician and composer." -Mick Jagger
Prince broke all the rules about what black American men should be https://t.co/xzlk7faq6n— The Guardian (@guardian) April 21, 2016
Prince: 10 memorable (and surprising) movies featuring his songs https://t.co/8DefEubzGP pic.twitter.com/loSFlzmLrJ— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) April 21, 2016
Elton John calls Prince the "greatest performer I have ever seen"https://t.co/oLx0HGkwMI pic.twitter.com/3E7L7nDS76— Rolling Stone (@RollingStone) April 22, 2016
Mick Jagger on Prince: "His talent was limitless" https://t.co/Y2aD8FWGPn pic.twitter.com/Xm3HFh9Af7— Rolling Stone (@RollingStone) April 21, 2016
Tributes to Prince were spotted outside Paisley Park and a legendary Minneapolis nightclub https://t.co/DJglLmdUDU pic.twitter.com/vEqKy90a95— CNN International (@cnni) April 22, 2016
Our writer @blacksnob wrote a thoughtful and poignant memoriam for #Prince https://t.co/wPh8nFCLPs pic.twitter.com/aIYL6RlNwl— The Root (@TheRoot) April 22, 2016
Prince Understood Batman Better Than Anyone https://t.co/LJDqm6kNDs— MTV Music (@MTVMusic) April 22, 2016
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