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JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Fans Discover Eerie Real Life Prince Connection

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure is slated to make a major comeback next month, as the ninth part of the manga’s series, The JoJo Lands, will be arriving to give readers a brand new Joestar and what appears to be a tropical adventure. With the latest season of the anime, Stone Ocean, coming to an end on Netflix late last year, fans of Hirohiko Araki’s franchise have re-discovered an interesting and eerie tidbit when it comes to the prolific musician known as Prince that make him seem like a Joestar brought to life.

prince-s-black-album/”In a recently re-discovered article from outlet Den of Geek, JoJo fans learned that when Prince was originally recording The Black Album, he had gone on record stating that a demonic entity known as “Spooky Electric” would take over his body, deeming the album “too evil” to be placed into circulation:

“Prince recalled The Black Album after 500.000 copies were pressed and 100 European promo copies were sent out. He said it was too evil to go into circulation He said he recorded it while possessed by a demonic entity he called Spooky Electric, a fantastic album title in itself, that was conjured by Camille. Some reports say Prince, who was anti-drug and fined his musicians if they showed up high, had his epiphany while on MDMA on “Blue Tuesday,” the night he met singer Ingrid Chavez.”  

JoJo Wasn’t The Only Anime With Prince

Considering how big Prince was in the world of music, it should come as no surprise that JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure wasn’t the only anime to reference one of the kings of rock and roll. My Hero Academia, specifically its spin-off series, Vigilantes, introduced a mentor to Eraserhead in his young years known as “His Purple Highness”, a top-ranking hero who

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Stone Ocean Actor Celebrates Chainsaw Man Role

Anime franchises might not crossover too often, though there is plenty of overlap when it comes to voice actors. With the first season of Chainsaw Man announcing its cast, it seems that a star player from JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean will be bringing a fan-favorite devil to life. Being a big anime fan herself, the voice of Power arrived with the perfect aesthetic to the event that delivered fans a new trailer from Studio MAPPA.       

Ai Fairouz’s story within the medium of anime has been a heartwarming one, specifically thanks to the fact that her initial entry into the field was to become Jolyne from JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean. Bringing to life the daughter of Jotaro Kujo over the first thirteen episodes of the series that are available on Netflix, Fairouz isn’t done bringing new anime characters to life and participated in the recent announcement of the voice cast for Chainsaw Man’s first season. Taking the opportunity to celebrate the occasion, the voice of Jolyne arrived to the event in style, wearing attire that definitely fits with the beloved character of the bloody series in Power.

Ai Fairouz took to her Official Twitter Account to share the news that she would be bringing Chainsaw Man’s Power to life in the upcoming anime adaptation from Studio MAPPA, joining a number of other big-name voice actors that are set to voice the likes of Denji, Makima, and Aki in Kikunosuke Toya, Tomori Kusunoki, and Shogo Sakata respectively:

While Chainsaw Man will arrive this October, Ai Fairouz will be returning to the role of Jolyne Cujoh the month before as JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean is set to hit Netflix on September 1st. When last we left

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