Solo Artist

Died: 2016-04-21
Age: 57
Cause: Unknown

Prince – the legendary and innovative musician and actor, has died at age 57. Prince Rogers Nelson died at his Paisley Park residence in Minneapolis. Prince canceled some dates of his "Piano and a Microphone" tour in early April because of a flu. He was hospitalized after his private plane made an emergency landing after a show in Moline, Illinois. Varying reports said he was suffering dehydration and was getting over the flu. He was released after three hours and flew to Minneapolis, where he was recovering at home. Prince was found unresponsive in the elevator in his home. After CPR attempts were unsuccessful, he was pronounced dead. The cause of death has not yet been determined. Prince was known for several hits during his lifetime. Songs like Purple Rain, I feel for you, Kiss and many, many more. He was also an actor in his own movie Purple Rain.

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