Pioneer and independent – Prince defied culture, gender and race

Judith Peraino, a professor of musicology at Cornell University and an expert in music and queer theory, comments on the sudden death of Prince and says the iconic singer defied musical, cultural, and racial categories. Bio: http://music.cornell.edu/people/faculty/profile/judith-a-peraino/   Peraino says: “Prince was a pioneer in demolishing musical and cultural categories. His unique revolutionary sound fused Jimi Hendrix-style […]