Seven-time Grammy winner Prince, who was known for megahits like “When Doves Cry” and “Purple Rain,” has died at the age of 57. Prince was found dead in his Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minn. on Thursday. The singer’s publicist confirmed his death to Fox News. No details of his death were released.
“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 rep wrote in a statement. Jason Kamerud, Carver County chief sheriff’s deputy, tells the Minneapolis Star Tribune that the investigation into his death began at 9:43 a.m. on Thursday. FULL REPORT