Remembering Prince: Paying homage to the icon, one year after his death

The world of music was shook, when the news of Prince's death circulated all across the media outlets, exactly a year ago. Countless tributes followed and his music was at the top of the charts - again.

Today, marks the first death anniversary of our beloved purple-one and we remember him with some of his greatest musical moments, captured in the studio.

Here are our 12 personal favorite Prince songs, in no-particular-order:

1) Purple Rain

2) When Doves Cry

3) The Most Beautiful Girl In The World

4) Kiss

5) Darling Nikki

6) Let's Go Crazy

7) Little Red Corvette

8) Raspberry Beret

9) The Beautiful Ones

10) Musicology

11) Batdance

12) Cream

Prince passed away last year on the 21rst of April at the age of 57. He was one of the best selling artists of all time, with sales of over 100 million records. He achieved 5 #1's and thirty Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 charts and 4 number 1 albums on the album charts. Prince won a total of 8 Grammy awards, with the most recent one for 'Best RnB Vocal Performance' for "Future Baby Mama" won in the year 2008. He also won a 'Best Original Score' Academy award in the year 1985, for his signature classic 'Purple Rain' from the movie and album of the same name


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