The singer inspired actress Jada Pinkett Smith to play by her own rules.
Mick Jagger mourned the loss of a "revolutionary artist."
Janelle Monae was a protege of Prince and called him fearless.
In 2015, singer Miguel said Prince was an inspiration to him.
President Barack Obama paid tribute to the late singer after his death on April 21.
Carlos Santana took to Twitter a few days after Prince's death to offer up a spiritual message.
Stevie Wonder admired the versatility of Prince. He and Madonna paid tribute to the late star during the Billboard Music Awards in May.
Justin Timberlake said he was a lifelong Prince fan and paid tribute to him on social media.