Magic Johnson says he’s crushed by the death of his “good friend” Prince — saying the legend is one of 2 musicians he actually followed around the world to see in concert.
“I am so devastated by the passing of my good friend Prince,” Johnson tweeted.
“This is so tragic. First MJ and now Prince! Two icons gone too soon!”
“Prince and Michael were the only artists I actually followed around the world to see their stellar performances live.”
Other celebrities also mourned Prince via social media.
My musical brother… My friend… The one who showed me the possibilities within myself,… https://t.co/UumElgEgFg
— Lenny Kravitz (@LennyKravitz) April 21, 2016
@UncleRUSH …Yes Rest and still wake the People with your Music everyday..Live on King!
— Sean Bishop (@seanbishop57) April 21, 2016
— Mike Epps (@TheRealMikeEpps) April 21, 2016
He was a true legend and a musical genius! Prince could play every instrument with style and grace.
— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 21, 2016
I’m a man of words I’m kinda speechless on losing #Prince it’s like the Earth is missing a note. Little to say-only thing to do is play ….
— Chuck D (@MrChuckD) April 21, 2016
Read more at TMZ.com.