JOEY BADA$$ Performs Prince-Inspired “When Thugs Cry”

One of our favorite hip-hop artist out now, JOEY BADA$$ has done something special with his talent this week. The young rising star has paid tribute to one of the greatest artist of all time, the late Prince. Nearly two years after Prince’s death at the age of 57, Joey Bada$$ offers up a tribute to the Purple One on Triple J’s “Like a Version.”Joey performed “When Thugs Cry,” a colorful spin on Prince and the Revolution’s “When Doves Cry” from 1984’s Purple Rain. Get into what Joey has to offer to a classic song with a modern day twist.