INDIO, CA - APRIL 26: Prince performs during day 2 of the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival held at the Empire Polo Field on April 26, 2008 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Photo: Kevin Winter
Photo: Kevin Winter

In 2008, Prince did an epic cover of Radiohead's 'Creep'

On Thursday morning, the world was rocked when TMZ began to report that someone had died at Prince’s estate.

>>PRINCE: Latest News 

Unfortunately, that someone turned out to be the pop icon himself. His publicist confirmed his death early Thursday afternoon. He was just 57.

He was known for countless performances and appearances; and made an indelible mark on music in so many ways, but with the Coachella music festival currently in full swing, what better performance to remember than his cover of Radiohead’s “Creep” at Coachella 2008.

His haunting vocals are a perfect tribute to the song, but what makes this cover so uniquely Prince is his epic guitar solo at the end.

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.