Prince is the epitome of cool, and it's comforting to know that he has always been that way. Proof comes in the form of an old Star Tribune article:
Another Prince-related clip from the Strib archives, looking back at his hooping days at Bryant Junior High. pic.twitter.com/LrIQZ3LhSg— Libor Jany (@StribJany) March 3, 2015
And even in high school, Prince was at his Prince-iest: "I knew he wanted to be starting and felt that he should be starting. He was unhappy. And he expressed that many, many times."
From the Strib archives: Chappelle was right. pic.twitter.com/icXBFGWkij— Libor Jany (@StribJany) March 3, 2015