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The Game Paid $65k for Prince Portrait

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John Winston
May 18, 2016
The Game Paid $65k for Prince Portrait
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I mean, who wouldn't do this if they could?

The Game has purchased a custom painting he commissioned honoring the late rock star Prince for a price of $65,000.

The rapper—who almost recorded with several years ago—contacted artist Madsteez on the day of Prince’s death and commissioned the painting in honor of the late singer. The 8 ft. x 6 ft. portrait reportedly took more than 100 hours to finish.

Prince passed away at his Paisley Park home in Chanhassen, Minnesota on April 21. He was 57 years old. It is unclear what caused his death and the details may not be released for several months.


John Winston
John Winston

John Winston is a New York City-based journalist. He is also a media advisor for nyvapeshop.com.



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The Game Paid $65k for Prince Portrait

MUSIC
John Winston
May 18, 2016
Share this article!
The Game Paid $65k for Prince Portrait

I mean, who wouldn't do this if they could?

The Game has purchased a custom painting he commissioned honoring the late rock star Prince for a price of $65,000.

The rapper—who almost recorded with several years ago—contacted artist Madsteez on the day of Prince’s death and commissioned the painting in honor of the late singer. The 8 ft. x 6 ft. portrait reportedly took more than 100 hours to finish.

Prince passed away at his Paisley Park home in Chanhassen, Minnesota on April 21. He was 57 years old. It is unclear what caused his death and the details may not be released for several months.


John Winston
John Winston

John Winston is a New York City-based journalist. He is also a media advisor for nyvapeshop.com.



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