Neon Indian & Friends covered Prince; Madonna, Stevie Wonder & Questlove paid tribute at Billboard Awards (video)
Neon Indian's Alan Palomo gathered up a few of his friends -- Holy Ghost!, Kristin Kontrol, Ejecta, Xenia Rubbings, Adeline from Escort, Hannah Cohen and Midnight Magic -- to pay tribute to Prince by covering his 1985 Around the World in a Day single "Pop Life." The video is from the recording session which looks like was a good time. The cover itself doesn't futz with Prince's original much if at all. Check it out below.
In other Prince tribute news, The Billboard Awards happened on Sunday night (5/22) and Madonna covered "Nothing Compares 2U" and then brought out Stevie Wonder to sing "Purple Rain" with her. Questlove introduced the performance and later took to twitter to defend Madge after many criticized her on social media:
Video of the Billboard Awards Prince tribute is below.