Prince’s Estate Won’t Allow His Rumored Hologram To Appear During The Super Bowl

02.03.18 1 year ago

Getty Image

After a general outcry from fans and those close to Prince who knew the artist’s feelings on holographic technology in the music business, his estate has flatly stated that a hologram of the late singer will not appear alongside Justin Timberlake during the Super Bowl halftime show. The initial report of a Prince hologram in the vein of Tupac and Michael Jackson was released by TMZ, but now Prince’s brother, Omarr Baker, has shut down all talks of a digital purple and paisley performer.

Of course, in a Tweet that seems right out of a cryptic Prince communication playbook, the PRN Family account put up a “no” symbol next to a #PrinceHologram hashtag. Fans brandishing purple hearts immediately asked for clarification:

Around The Web

People's Party iTunes