RIP, Prince

Music legend Prince died today (4/21 in the US) at the age of 57. The Apollo Theater in Harlem, NYC is paying tribute:

As is President Obama:

“President Obama Mourns Death of ‘Creative Icon’ Prince” (Rolling Stone)

And Justin Timberlake:

JTmournsPrince

Read a longer obituary, also in Rolling Stone:

“Prince Dead at 57”

Browse many, many more comments about his passing on Twitter:

PrincebreaksInternet

And appreciate his amazing guitar skills in this cover of the Beatles’ “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”:

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