The headline from Slate sums it well: "Prince Joins Twitter, Makes It 1,000 Percent More Funky."
Earlier this week, Prince Rogers Nelson sent many fans in a tizzy when he began tweeting under the handle @3rdeyegirl, the band he is performing with in his current tour.
From the initial "PRINCE'S 1ST TWEET... TESTING 1, 2..." and a hazy "selfie," a few hours later, about two dozen tweets have been posted since Tuesday. And if you weren't sure who was posting, there was this:
Not surprisingly, the tweets drew lots of responses from Prince fans. The musician even retweeted some of the reactions, including this gem ...
These tweets may not actually be from Prince but I hit my head pretty hard on a table tonight so I am just going 2 go with it. @3rdeyegirl— Corey Anne Beach (@coreyabeach) August 14, 2013
And anyone needed a song fix got that too, when Prince tweeted a link to a new song, "Groovy Potential."
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