A few of the greatest and boldest within the music trade are coming collectively to honor the one and solely Prince within the ‘Let’s Go Loopy: The GRAMMY Salute to Prince’ particular on April 21.
Prince was a one-of-a-kind artist so it’s solely truthful that he’s being honored with a one-of-a-kind TV particular. The TV particular Let’s Go Loopy: The GRAMMY Salute to Prince is airing April 21 goes to function some epic musical moments from a few of his closest pals and collaborators. The tribute live performance is being hosted by comic and actress Maya Rudolph, who can be performing together with her Prince cowl band Princess. The all-star lineup for the remainder of the particular consists of Beck, Gary Clark Jr., Widespread, Earth, Wind, & Hearth, Foo Fighters, H.E.R., Juanes, John Legend, Chris Martin, Miguel, Morris Day And The Time, Princess, Sheila E., St. Vincent, Mavis Staples, the Revolution, and Usher.
The musicians might be performing hits from Prince’s famend catalog of songs, together with “Purple Rain,” “Nothing Compares 2 U.” Fred Armisen, Naomi Campbell, Misty Copeland, FKA Twigs, and Jimmy Jam can even be making particular appearances all through the tribute. The particular was filmed again in Jan. 28. Nonetheless, it’s airing on the 4-year anniversary of Prince’s loss of life.
Prince’s tragic passing shocked the world in 2016. He was solely 57 years outdated on the time of his loss of life. The long-lasting singer handed away from an unintended drug overdose at his Paisley Park house in Minnesota. All through his lifetime, Prince launched 39 albums. The 38-time GRAMMY nominee and 7-time GRAMMY winner made an unimaginable impression on the music trade. His impression continues to be felt at this time.
The singer was introduced the Recording Academy’s President’s Benefit Award in 1985. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame and acquired the Icon Award on the 2013 Billboard Awards. Prince could also be gone, however he won’t ever be forgotten.