17. After observing her 12-year-old daughter listening to Prince’s song Darling Nikki, Tipper Gore founded the Parents Music Resource Center. Its purpose was to warn parents about music unsuitable for minors. This is one of the little remembered facts about Prince.

18. Prince has released an entire library of music and art, but remains an enigma, shrouded in secrecy and mystery. He’s an icon of the truest kind and these are only a few of the many fascinating facts about Prince.