Today would have been Prince’s 58th birthday

Today would have been Prince’s 58th birthday

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PrinceKen Sumka | 88Nine Radio Milwaukee

88Nine Radio Milwaukee
We lost Prince in April and though we recently discovered the cause of death it doesn't diminish the loss.

After we confirmed Prince’s death, we memorialized his death for a good week or so. His music is a constant presence in my life as it was before his death. But after publicly mourning him on the radio, it felt like a break was the right thing to do. Marcus played me a great cover of “Pop Life” a few weeks ago and while I loved it, I wasn’t sure how I was going to use it, then I realized this week that his birthday was today and it was the perfect opportunity to use Neon Indian’s stellar cover of it.

The original “Pop Life”, (for as long as a Prince video will remain on You Tube).



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