American Singer Prince Dies at 57

American singer and songwriter Prince is dead at 57. His body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday, April 21, 2016.


“It is with profound sadness that I am confirming that the legendary, iconic performer, Prince Rogers Nelson, has died at his Paisley Park residence this morning at the age of 57,” his publicist Yvette Noel-Schure said in a statement.
According to a press release sent from the Carver County Sheriff’s Department this afternoon, deputies responded to an emergency call at 9:43 a.m. When they arrived, they found Prince unresponsive in the elevator. After CPR attempts were unsuccessful, he was pronounced dead at 10:07 a.m.

There are no further details as to the cause of death at this time.

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