This morning, Simon Price from Metro newspaper speculated as to why the singer Prince has chosen to play rock concerts for the charity 'Autism Rocks'. Last night Prince played a concert with the female trio 3rdEyeGirl at London's Koko venue.
Whatever the reasons, it is a reminder of this oft-forgotten sector of the population. Take a few minutes today to learn a little about autism and Asperger syndrome http://www.autism.org.uk/about-autism/autism-and-asperger-syndrome-an-introduction/what-is-autism.aspx
If you had the power to put words into Prince’s mouth, you could hardly improve on the ones he speaks at the outset of this intimate fundraiser for the charity Autism Rocks. “What we’re going to do right now is play 14 hits in a row.” He raises his eyebrows, as if amazed by his own generosity. “Fourteen!”