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Watch Beck Cover Prince's 'Raspberry Beret'

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Beck performs on stage at the Beale Street Music Festival on May 1, 2016 in Memphis, Tenn. 

Though he's been in a more reflective mood lately, Beck has always had a very funky side lurking underneath his calm demeanor. He paid tribute to that side of his personality on Sunday night at Memphis' Beale Street Festival when he paid tribute to Prince with a cover of "Raspberry Beret." 

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Strumming his acoustic guitar, Beck became the latest artist to offer an homage to the late pop icon, whose 1985 single he's said inspired his classic Midnite Vultures falsetto jam "Debra." 

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Beck joined a long list of artists who've performed Prince covers over the past few weeks, including Beyoncé, Sharon Jones, Aretha Franklin, LCD Soundsystem, Bruce Springsteen and D'Angelo

 

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