If there was one solid surprise that came out of the Golden Globes, it was that Prince stopped by to hand out an award.

It doesn't really matter which award The Purple One was handing out (Best Original Song), but the nation pretty much went on hold for a pair of gold trousers and a cane.

Prince, who doesn't necessarily need a cane, ended up handing the statuette to Common and John Legend for "Glory" for the film "Selma." It is an eighth world wonder that the duo did not disintegrate into dust, because Prince.

Allison Janney's face -- during this feature -- expressed what we were all feeling. Golden Globes: Prince Was There.

After five years as a columnist and editor at Billboard, Katie Hasty joined HitFix in 2009 for music and film reporting out of New York. The Midwest native has worked as a writer, music promoter and in A&R since 1999 and performs with her band Numbers And Letters.