Just about every Prince fan in the days leading up to Madonna‘s tribute at the Billboard Awards thought the decision to have her be the one performing tribute wasn’t a good one. And sure enough, when the tribute happened, social media exploded with disapproval. The backlash was strong enough that some celebrities even took to twitter to come to Madonna’s defense.
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Despite how disappointing the performance was, there was a reason for the powers that be to pick Madonna to do the tribute in the first place. Headkrack explains that and gives a full report on the performance. Click on on the audio player to hear more in this edition of the Hip-Hop Spot!
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Alright BET, It's On You: 12 Singers We Want For A Prince Tribute
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2. D'Angelo2 of 12
3. Eryn Allen Kane3 of 12
4. Tori Kelly4 of 12
5. Sheila E5 of 12
6. Angie Stone6 of 12
7. Esperanza Spalding7 of 12
8. Bilal AND Dwele8 of 12
9. Miguel9 of 12
10. Chaka Khan10 of 12
11. Lenny Kravitz11 of 12
12. Janelle Monae12 of 12
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