10 Artists That Channel Prince in Their Music

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  • Prince
  • Janelle Monae
  • Miguel
  • D'Angelo
  • Alicia Keys
  • Ready for the World, Prince
  • Bilal
  • Maxwell
  • Justin Timberlake
  • Pharrell Williams
  • Luke James

10 Artists That Channel Prince in Their Music

Never mind that Prince was late to join the Twitter party, he's been a trend setter in music for almost 40 years. The influence of the multi-talented singer-songwriter-producer can be heard in various genres from rock to rap. On Monday (Aug. 19), Janelle Monae released her sexy new single, "Primetime," featuring Miguel the sultry jam calls to mind past Prince material. The impact of the music legend's career can be heard not only in Janelle, but in music from Alicia Keys, Maxwell and many more. Click on to see a list of musicians who sport some of the Purple One's musical DNA in their songs.

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