Prince Dead At Age 57

| by Charles Roberts

World-renowned pop star, Prince, has died at the age of 57.

According to TMZ, his body was found at his Paisley Park home on Thursday morning. Prince's publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, confirmed to the  Associated Press that the iconic star has, in fact, passed away. No other details regarding his death are available at this time.

As noted by TMZ, Prince had a medical emergency on April 15th which required his flight to make an unscheduled, emergency stop in Illinois. That said, the following day he was still able to appear a concert.

TMZ reports that their sources informed them he was battling a flu – but that remains unconfirmed.

We will update this story with more information as it comes in. 

Sources: TMZ, CNN, AP

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