So when we heard today is Prince's 53rd birthday, we jumped at the chance to geek out and compile a list of some lesser-known tidbits about our state's most iconic musician.
Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called Prince Rogers Nelson's Day of Birth.
When Prince's alias was the unpronounceable symbol, some staffers at Paisley Park just referred to him as "the dude."9.
Out of the top 50 jokes Cooper has been credited with no less than thirteen of them.
His departure was widely covered, with the former leader later telling police he would help with their investigations into alleged racists within the extremist group.
Devoted Gimme Noise readers already know that we're big fans of Prince around these parts — we even have an entire wing of our blog roped off for Purple One-related posts.
“Far-right figures like Tommy Robinson are vile opportunists: using victims of today's attack to spread their anti-Muslim message,” Maya Goodfellow, a journalist, said on Twitter.