April 21, 2016


19 Artists Who Wouldn't Exist Without Prince

Michael Caulfield/WireImage
Michael Caulfield/WireImage

Fans are reeling from the news of Prince's death at age 57, but the fans are not just people like you and me. The iconic singer/guitarist/actor/writer/everything has influenced other musicians we love.

Take a look through just some of the many musicians Prince has inspired. Along with all his breakthroughs in music and fashion, his attitude and unabashedness continues to live on as well. We attempt to cull together just a few of the celebs that took inspiration from the respected innovator—even though there's no way to pinpoint all of them.

Don't miss Fuse's original web series The Prince Effect.

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Above, watch Prince present The Weeknd with an award at the AMAs in 2015.

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