The Associated Press has reported that the iconic Prince has passed away at age 57 on his estate. TMZ first broke the news that someone on his estate had died, and the Associated Press followed with a tweet from Prince’s publicist that confirmed his death.
BREAKING: Publicist: Pop music superstar Prince has died at his home in suburban Minneapolis.
— The Associated Press (@AP) April 21, 2016
Reports went out earlier this week that the artist had passed, but they were quickly combatted. Prince recently was rushed to the hospital after an emergency landing. Reports then were saying he had been battling the flu for weeks.
Prince is a legendary star and has now joined legends like Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Natalie Cole, Maurice White, B.B. King, and so many more. The “Purple Rain” pop star will forever live on through his music.
You just never know when its your time. Live life. Rest in paradise Prince…