There’s no shortage of Prince news today. Plenty of talk about his music, his fashion style and his impact on the world of entertainment.
We are learning about a man who had a rapier wit and a dislike for the internet. We’re hearing about a person who was introverted and at times, a recluse. One who shared his immense wealth and helped the needy at every turn.
In this age of flash in the pan, lip-syncing, robotic, auto-tuned, vapid flavors of the month, it’s sad to see a real craftsman of the music business die and create a void in the world.
He was 5 feet 2 inches tall but a powerhouse on stage and in the studio. Prince played 27 musical instruments, chief among them, the guitar. The attached video features proves that genius is born and cannot be taught.