Lady Gaga mourns Prince on social media

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Prince: The Latest Details on the Icon's Tragic Death

Lady Gaga paid tribute to Prince with an emotional post on Instagram Sunday (April 24), thanking the fallen icon for sharing his musical genius with the world.

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"Thank you for sharing your life with us Prince," Gaga wrote. "Giving up your anonymity because you felt compelled to share your gift. We learned so much. You just found God early, he needed you upstairs to innovate in heaven."

On Saturday, Gaga also tweeted a link to Prince's "Sign O' the Times," along with a note that read, "Gonna miss u man, thank u 4 all u gave to music."

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Countless other superstar artists have been mourning the loss of Prince in recent days, including Bruce Springsteen, Mariah Carey, Katy Perry and Justin Timberlake. See more tributes here.

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