R.I.P. Prince (1958-2016) • Page 2

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Melody Bot, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. Aaron Mook

    https://croonerpa.bandcamp.com/ Moderator

    Fuck. This is just unreal. Rest in peace.
     
  2. GrantCloud

    Prestigious Prestigious

    this is what its like when a whole state cries. this is the worst. i was listening to local radio and they had a reporter at paisley park (his estate) and once news broke she started crying on the radio. terrible.
     
  3. MexicanGuitars

    Chorus’ Expert on OTIP Track #8 Supporter

    Wow RIP. Never really got around to listening to him at all but my parents have a couple of his records I'll spin back home next week
     
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  4. Cornerb0y

    Load"*",8,1

    This. So tragic for both of them, as they were both pioneers. May they rest easy.
     
  5. Nathan

    Always do the right thing. Prestigious

    "Paint a perfect picture. Bring to life a vision in one's mind. The beautiful ones. Always smash the picture. Always every time."
     
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  6. bradsonemanband

    Trusted Supporter

     
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  7. kidinthebushes

    Trusted

    2016 has not been kind to rockstars.
     
  8. amorningofsleep

    Dear Ambellina....

    Game...blouses.
     
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  9. beachdude

    I'm not brave Supporter

    What the fuck... rest in peace. Absolutely gutted right now.
     
  10. Behind the Barricade

    https://www.behindthecade.com

    First thing I thought of. Dave Chappelle has ruined a lot of celebrities for me.
     
  11. Daniel182

    Let's hold our breath until we disappear

    R.I.P. Prince

    I saw him live once in 2004, and it was a phenomenal show. Such a big loss.
     
  12. Serh

    @TiredOfSeth Prestigious

    RIP Music
     
  13. NationalPhenomenon

    Regular Supporter

  14. Daniel182

    Let's hold our breath until we disappear

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  15. Thursdaysox

    We know it from the silence

    So much regret I never got to see him live. What a fucking artist, this is just awful. RIP.
     
  16. aranea

    Trusted Prestigious

    RIP Chyna & Prince

    :heart:
     
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  17. Cola.

    I was such a looker in the old days Prestigious

    Damn Bowie and Prince in the same year :(
     
  18. DearCory

    Regular

    :tear:
     
  19. PandaBear!

    Trusted Prestigious

    Very, very sad. One of the all-time icons. 'I Would Die 4 U' is one of my favourite ever songs. An inspiration :tear:
     
  20. Tata Toothy

    Regular

    How about it?

    Plus lemmy died a few days before the first day of 2016. Music has taken a huge hit.
     
  21. Anthony_ Apr 21, 2016
    (Last edited: Apr 21, 2016)
    Anthony_

    A Dork Prestigious

    My first exposure to Prince was through his contributions to Tim Burton's 1989 masterpiece, Batman. As I wasn't born yet when the film first released, and was quite young when I first saw it, I didn't grasp at all the kind of insane artistry Prince exhibited even when writing a 9-track album to accompany a superhero blockbuster. And that isn't even close to his best work. As I grew older and dug into Prince's output, however, I eventually came to understand it. The way Prince pushed rock music forward by incorporating elements of so many disparate genres, from funk to soul to pop, was nothing short of revelatory. The fact that he had been doing it for almost 40 years is all the more extraordinary.

    I'll never forget the impact Prince had on my youth, both through helping to enhance my love for film and for introducing me to new and exciting styles of music. RIP.
     
  22. GrantCloud

    Prestigious Prestigious

    justin timberlake's instagram post is perfect about prince.
     
  23. billyboatman

    Perd Hapley II (The Negative Flash)

    Prince taken from us, and we're left with someone like Trump..

    Rest in Love.
     
  24. Aregala

    Blistering Guitar Lead

    I'm devastated.
     
  25. dustyfloors

    Baskiceball Champion

    Oof. This sucks. RIP.