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Old 04-22-2016, 04:57 PM  
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I never paid him much attention, but for the last two days I have learned that I have liked his music a lot. Sad.


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Can't say I was a big fan of his, he was a gifted musician. Seems he may have been fighting some of the same demons others like him have faced.


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I can relate to his personality a lot.

I was not a fan but I did grow up with his music. Talented guy.
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I'm a little surprised he's getting the same treatment as M.J. & Elvis. I probably liked him more than either of those two but I would not have put him in the same category.
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I never paid him much attention, but for the last two days I have learned that I have liked his music a lot. Sad.
I think this is always the case....

also with people dear to our hearts... we miss them when they are gone
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I thought he changed his name from Prince to "The Entertainer". Or am I thinking of someone else.
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I thought he changed his name from Prince to "The Entertainer". Or am I thinking of someone else.
I think they called him , the singer once known as Prince, when he changed his name to whatever the picture is.
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Old 05-02-2016, 06:55 AM  
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My Wife said he did change it to the entertainer then back to prince. He must have been a very confused young lad.
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I have heard that the symbol phase was to keep his ex-music distributor from getting his money. After the issue was settled, he changed his name back.
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So that's why he did it.


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