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Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Speaks Out On The Death Of Prince

Shocked at learning about Thursday’s death of superstar Prince, the Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. gave his condolences to the much beloved singer calling him a “global icon” and a “transformative musician.”

“Prince even changed his name to a symbol…. He was more than a musician. Our hearts bleed” over his untimely death.

The 57-year-old singer was born Prince Rogers Nelson. Jackson said among the many artists he sang with was Mavis Staples. “He is a creditor. We are the debtor,” said Jackson.

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