Rita Ora, Barack Obama, Lionel Richie and more pay tribute to Prince
Rita Ora, Barack Obama and Lionel Richie are among those who have paid tribute to Prince after he passed away at the age of 57.
The singer was found dead at his home in Minnesota yesterday (April 21st), no cause of death has been confirmed as yet.
Below are some tweets from artists and actors in tribute to Prince...
"'A strong spirit transcends rules,' Prince once said—and nobody's spirit was stronger, bolder, or more creative." —President Obama— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) April 21, 2016
PRINCE . You legend. Rest In Peace— lily (@lilyallen) April 21, 2016
I can’t believe it, I’m in total shock. So many wonderful memories,— Lionel Richie (@LionelRichie) April 21, 2016
I will miss him. #Prince
💜 prince forever 💜— CHARLI XCX (@charli_xcx) April 21, 2016
we've been sitting together all morning trying to put into words what prince meant to us. it's pretty much impossible but we are gonna try- he was and is our #1 idol. without him we would have never picked up instruments, started writing songs, or become a band. he is and will always be the most inspiring musician in our lives. we will miss you forever prince, nothing compares 2 u
The world lost another treasure. A huge inspiration for us musicians trying to express our truths. RIP, brother. pic.twitter.com/Q0aDFTvsbY— Alabama Shakes (@Alabama_Shakes) April 21, 2016
It’s so sad he is gone so early. RIP to a legend.— Maroon 5 (@maroon5) April 21, 2016
R.I.P. His Purple Majesty. Thank you for everything.— CHVRCHΞS (@CHVRCHES) April 21, 2016