The world has been mourning the loss of Prince ever since he tragically passed away last week, with many paying tribute to the music legend on stage. It has also unearthed many past performances that salute the star.
Here is our compilation of some of the best Prince covers, including Smashing Pumpkin’s Billy Corgan covering ‘The Cross’ and Adam Levine’s version of ‘Purple Rain’.
Adam Levine – Purple Rain
Live at Howard Stern’s birthday party in 2014
Chris Stapleton – Nothing Compares 2 U
Chris Cornell – Nothing Compares 2 U
Tori Kelly – When Doves Cry
Jimmy Buffett – Purple Rain
Liz Phair – Nothing Compares 2 U
Weekend 2 at Coachella offered the perfect platform for artists to express their gratitude to Prince:
Sufjan Stevens – Purple Rain
Mumford & Sons – Nothing Compares 2 U
LCD Soundsystem – Controversy
Princess – Let’s Go Crazy
(Not the full song)
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