21 Famous Singers Who Won An Academy Award
It was the famous rock musical that made fans around the world fall in love with the late musician even more. Not only did Purple Rain give us gems like “When Doves Cry,” “Let’s Go Crazy,” and “I Would Die 4 U,” but it also won the Academy Award for Best Original Song Score in 1985. That soundtrack stayed at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart for a whopping 24 consecutive weeks. Plus, Prince became the first ever artist to simultaneously have the No. 1 album, single, and film in the U.S. There will truly never be another Prince.