Tributes pour in for 'beloved' Prince

The world of showbusiness has paid its respects to Prince, who has died aged 57.

Tributes pour in for 'beloved' Prince

The world of showbusiness has paid its respects to Prince, who has died aged 57.

Chic frontman Nile Rodgers tweeted: "#RIP our dearly beloved #Prince. Tears and love on our tour bus... I'll never forget my brother. We've had #good times."

Rapper Lupe Fiasco wrote: "In Minneapolis right now...and it's raining... Prince..."

Singer Lily Allen said: "PRINCE . You legend. Rest In Peace."

KISS Singer Gene Simmons wrote: "PRINCE, sad to say, has passed on!!! He was a Giant. My deep condolences go out to his family, friends and fans."

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Bill and Hillary, tweeted: "Thank you Prince. All my thoughts & prayers are with all your loved ones."

Singer Katy Perry also paid tribute to the musician, writing: "And just like that...the world lost a lot of magic. Rest in peace Prince! Thanks for giving us so much..."

Actor Samuel L Jackson wrote: "I'm Crushed!! UK news reporting Prince Is Dead?! For Real?! Massive Loss for us all! What a Genius! Speechless."

British pop star Robbie Williams added: "Now Prince? No no no.. RIP You genius x"

Meanwhile, Australian Russell Crowe wrote: "The greatest live act I ever saw. Genius, poet, sexy mother f*****. RIP Prince."

More in this section

Lifestyle
Newsletter

The best food, health, entertainment and lifestyle content from the Irish Examiner, direct to your inbox.

Sign up