Disbelief & Sadness: Celebrity Reaction To Death Of Prince

  • by: Jeremy Smith

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The public outpouring of sympathy for Prince has begun, with celebrities taking to their social media accounts to express sadness and disbelief. Prince's greatness goes down as an influence for many generations. Just last week Prince was in the news for a possible health scare. Earlier this year Vanity, a former protege of Prince and lead singer of '80s group Vanity 6, died at the age of 57.

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Jeremy Smith is from Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and currently resides in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He is an editor at Lead Stories, www.leadstories.com, mainly focusing on debunking hoax stories. 

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