Music legend Prince passed away at age 57 in Minnesota.
He passed away with a bad case of influenza, a flu infection that attacks the respiratory system.
“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,” said his spokeswoman, Yvette Noel-Schure according to AFP.
The iconic star become an international sensation in the 1980s. His album “Purple Rain” is often talked about as the greatest album of all time. Some of his best songs in his career are “Purple Rain”, “1999”, “When Doves Cry”, “Cream” and “Kiss”. Listen one of his classic songs below as fans, celebrities and others around the world remember his iconic moments of music.