PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Prince passed away today at the age of 57.
It’s a sad day and social media is reacting to the loss of a musical icon. Many fans and celebrities are sharing stories of the one-of-a-kind musician.
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RIP PRINCE…we lost a legend & a music icon today
— Le’Veon Bell (@L_Bell26) April 21, 2016
— Toni Braxton (@tonibraxton) April 21, 2016
Numb. Stunned. This can’t be real.
— Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) April 21, 2016
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
— MC HAMMER (@MCHammer) April 21, 2016
— LeAnn Rimes Cibrian (@leannrimes) April 21, 2016
R. I. P to the King Prince thank u for inspiring me to be a Musician First and using this tool to heal people
— Wyclef Jean (@wyclef) April 21, 2016
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
So sad to hear of Prince’s passing; one of the greatest musical talents of my lifetime. Maybe of the 20th century. RIP.
— Slash (@Slash) April 21, 2016
Prince was a true gentleman, a king among men. He was as sharp and as talented as they come. I’m so glad I was lucky enough to work with him
— zooey deschanel (@ZooeyDeschanel) April 21, 2016
Already a bad year for losing musical legends. Gigantic kick to crotch to lose Prince so young. So sad.
— Zac Brown Band (@zacbrownband) April 21, 2016
— Reese Witherspoon (@RWitherspoon) April 21, 2016