Prince Symbol Removed From Jackson Album

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Representatives for Prince have demanded record label bosses remove the superstar's famous symbol from the cover of an upcoming Michael Jackson album.
The symbol, which the Purple Rain hitmaker once used as his stage name, mysteriously featured in the original artwork for Michael, which features a painted collage of pictures and icons.
Artist Kadir Nelson claims he based the design on "key moments and important people in Michael Jackson's life".
But the glyph has now been removed after a request from Prince's camp.
A statement from Prince's rep on Drfunkenberry.com reads: "No permission was granted. Sony Entertainment has removed the symbol."


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Good riddance....
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I agree - good riddance. Prince (the symbol) is a jerk and creep. Who in hell wants that on an MJ album?
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MICHAEL JACKSON ONLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111
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thankgoodness for taking that s**t out I dont think michael would have liked it.it doesn't go with michael's style.
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thought he had chaged is name anyway..lol where does he get off thinking he owns the name prince??or any purple crown? he is jealous .. ! if the king of entertainment get over it what ever your name is michael will always be the the king!!
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that's good he don't need to be any thing of michael. prince can't even sing he wish he was has good as michael jackson.and prince is so dome looking any way. he needs to go back were he came from.prince you should just give up michael jackson is a better singer than you will ever be.
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I agree MICHAEL JACKSON does not need Prince symbol on his CD. He has his own symbol (his style) which is alot better. I always liked Michael Jackson's style.
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