feature: “tribute: prince rogers nelson” comic book chronicles the late musicians rise to meteoric fame

June 14, 2016

Inspiring creativity is what so much of Prince’s legacy has been about. And since his untimely passing, there has been an even greater influx of artworks and projects done honoring the late musician, like this tribute comic, “Tribute: Prince Rogers Nelson” by writer Michael L. Frizell and illustrators Ernesto Lovera & Vincenzo Sansone. The 24-page comic book biography documents Prince’s raise to fame and his controversial affects on culture. The book is available in print and digital and comes with either the original, limited edition, or exclusive covers.

By Erin White*, AFROPUNK contributor

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