Best of the Prince Tributes – From Coachella and Beyond

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’.

Scroll down to watch and listen:
Bruce Springsteen – Purple Rain 
You can also download the cover here.

Adam Levine – Purple Rain
Live at Howard Stern’s birthday party in 2014

Billy Corgan – The Cross
With Sierra Swan

Chris Stapleton – Nothing Compares 2 U
Berkeley, CA

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

Saturday Night Live veteran, Maya Rudolph, and her cover band ‘Princess’ also honored the singer at their sold out show at Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival.

Princess – Let’s Go Crazy
(Not the full song)

Any others we’re missing? Let us know on our Facebook Page!

 


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s