18 Awesome Prince Rip-Offs

A handful of artists that made their songs a little more purple

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Beyoncé, "1 + 1" (2001)

"1 + 1," co-written by The-Dream, is one of several Prince-influenced tracks in Beyoncé's catalog; basically her version of "Purple Rain." In addition, Beyoncé interpolated Prince's "If I Was Your Girlfriend" in her verse on Jay Z's "'03 Bonnie And Clyde."

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