Atlanta celebs mourn Prince

CeeLo Green posted this image one week ago, from Prince's concert at the Fox Theatre.

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Atlanta celebs and stars with strong ties - like Samuel L. Jackson, a Morehouse man who spends a good bit of time here - are among the many mourning the loss of legendary artist Prince. Jackson's friend Kenny Leon, whose annual True Colors benefit he supports, lamented in a series of tweets:

Country star Travis Tritt and rapper Big Boi offered words of solace:

.. as did NBA great turned analyst and actor Shaquille O'Neal, who nows calls Atlanta home much of the time:

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Jennifer Brett
Jennifer Brett
Jennifer Brett is a multiplatform journalist and digital coach. She writes The Buzz blog for