Transcript for Prince Tribute Expected at BET Awards
A "Gma" exclusive, our interview with Sheila E., the talented superstar who shot to fame in sprins's era. She'll pay tribute to him tonight at the B.E.T. Awards. Reporter: Long-time friend, former flame, and frequent collaborator of prince, Sheila E. Will be honoring him tonight. What's it like to honor him H this kind of way on this platform? It's -- I feel like he's not gone. Which is great, I don't want to I keep covering up that he's not here so I can get through this. Reporter: Shiell will late us hang around. We got's exclusive first look at what she has in store for tonight's big show. Nothing. I can't. I can't. It's -- I want everyone to be excited. âª Purple rain purple rain âª Reporter: The master mind behind purple rain holding a permanent place in ore heart. And now on her body. This forearm tattoo a symbol of the impact prince had on his life. This is him. This is me. I'm a butter fly. I'm carrying him now. Reporter: Prince died of an accident accidental opioid overdose. Still in disbelief of the death of her beloved friends. We had in great moments. And the moments we dukd each other out. All of it was good. Reporter: For "Good morning America," Abbie Boudreau, ABC news, Los Angeles. The B.E.T. Awards will air live tonight on B.E.T. "Gma" will be there exclusively backstage for all the biggest moments. I still have prince on repeat every day. Can't get enough of it. Did you get a tattoo? I'm a prince fan. Not that much of a prince fan. Here's what's coming up on "Gma." Ticket master under fire after a
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