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How Questlove Threw a Philly Party for Prince on the Fly

Questlove Party for Prince
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When Prince asks you to throw a party for him in your hometown, you don’t say no -- even if he asks you do it while you’re sitting in the audience during one of his concerts.

Philly musician, DJ and Roots member Questlove jumped into action a few years ago during Prince’s show in South Philly. He called in help from his business partner who had to find a pool table (at Prince’s request) and have it lugged up to a fourth floor lounge of a city club.

Last year, Questlove retold the experience, which oddly included playing Pixar’s "Finding Nemo," in an illustrated video for the musician’s website Okayplayer. You can watch it above.

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