The news of Prince’s untimely death wore heavy over the hearts of millions everywhere. At just 57 years old, many couldn’t (and didn’t want to) believe that the legendary singer had indeed passed; but rest assured, his legacy will live on for years to come.

A maverick across a variety of artistic disciplines, the “Purple Rain” singer left profound impact on each and every one of his devoted fans.

As the tearful tributes continue to pour in, here’s how our favorite celebrities are reacting on social media right now.

DJ Khaled

☔️??

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The Weeknd

Ty Dolla $ign

Rita Ora

Young Thug

I quit…

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Vic Mensa

A-Trak

What's more important than inspiring people? ???? Rest In Purple.

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Ariana Grande

Spike Lee

I Miss My Brother. Prince Was A Funny Cat. Great Sense Of Humor.

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Naomi Campbell

Missy Elliott

Donatella Versace

I am shocked. I will love and miss you forever. Ciao, Donatella

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The Game

Prince. #RestInPurple

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James Franco

LEGEND❤️ ?PRINCE? I wish I could have expressed my love for him before he left.

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Azealia Banks

https://twitter.com/AZEALIABANKS/status/723211128927621120

Wiz Khalifa

Frank Ocean

President Obama

Words by Nico Amarca
Fashion Editor, North America
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