The legendary artist Prince has passed away at the age of 57 in his Paisley Park residence. The Minneapolis born singer rocked the world with his electric music and androgynous style. He was a true music genius and an icon.

Story By: Amanda Del Mar
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Reported Thursday April 21, 2016, cops were called to the singers Paisley Park studios in Chanhassen, Minnesota to investigate a death. Prince’s publiscist said, “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”.

Prince was a true musical inspiration around the world. His music transcended all genres and touched people from every walk of life. He has won numerous accolades for his contribution to music and has even been inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Although he will be missed, he will never be forgotten and will live on through his music and the people he has influenced. Let’s take a look at some of his performances in years past.