.

Judith Hill Thought She Saw Prince Die

06/23/2016
.
Prince

(Radio.com) Grammy winner and contestant on The Voice, Judith Hill was on the flight to Paisley Park with Prince on April 15 when the superstar passed out and the plane made an emergency landing. Hill said she thought 'he was gone," and added she was "very freaked out," reported the The New York Times.

An ambulance was waiting by the runway when the plane skidded to a stop. 'We knew it was only a matter of time; we had to get down," said Hill. 'We didn't have anything on the plane to help him."

Paramedics gave Prince a shot of Narcan--used to treat opioid overdoses--on the tarmac, Hill said. He regained consciousness by the time they got to Trinity Moline Hospital.

Hill was an intimate and trusted Prince collaborator. "I was with Prince the last two years of my life," she said. She recorded and performed with him at Paisley Park, spent half of most months there and the rest at her home in Los Angeles. She opened for him in concert, in Baltimore, Detroit and Washington. He even co-produced her 2015 debut album, Back in Time and advised her how to deal with a major label record contract.

"Now he's gone, and I realize I was leaning on him a lot," she said. 'And that's what's scary. I'm on my own." Read more here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

Prince Music, DVDs, Books and more

Prince T-shirts and Posters

More Prince News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Related Stories


Prince 'Manic Monday' Music Video Released

Journey's Neal Schon Tributes Prince With 'Purple Rain' Cover

Eric Clapton Plays Prince Classic 'Purple Rain'

Metallica Rock Tribute To Prince In Minneapolis

Prince 37-Track Anthology And Over 20 Albums Now Streaming

Chris Cornell's Daughter Shares Duet Of Prince Cover For Father's Day tribute

Ghost's New Album Inspired By Lemmy, Dio, Bowie and Prince Deaths

Metallica Night- Incubus Announce Summer Tour- The Forum Turned Purple For Prince- Bullet For My Valentine Release New Video and more

Metallica Night- Incubus Announce Summer Tour- The Forum Turned Purple For Prince- Bullet For My Valentine Release New Video and more

Prince's Death Anniversary To Be Marked With Paisley Park Tributes


advertisement




Day In Rock Reports


Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2019 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.