Lady Gaga Mourns Prince on Social Media

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Lady Gaga attends the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 28, 2016 in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Lady Gaga paid tribute to Prince with an emotional post on Instagram Sunday (April 24), thanking the fallen icon for sharing his musical genius with the world.

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“Thank you for sharing your life with us Prince,” Gaga wrote. “Giving up your anonymity because you felt compelled to share your gift. We learned so much. You just found God early, he needed you upstairs to innovate in heaven.”

On Saturday, Gaga also tweeted a link to Prince’s “Sign O’ the Times,” along with a note that read, “Gonna miss u man, thank u 4 all u gave to music.”

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