10 Music Stars We Wouldn't Have Without Prince

From Kelly Clarkson to The Weeknd, see the stars whose music is inspired by the legendary performer


Several outlets have dubbed this songwriter and rapper the new, self-made Prince, because of his skill with sexualized lyrics and fresh approach to R&B, but Ocean has never been out for the throne. The Channel Orange artist GQ that the first time he listened to Prince's "The Beautiful Ones," he knew he wanted to write and perform music.