Music Icon Prince Rogers Nelson known simply as Prince has died at age 57. Just before 10 a.m. CST on April 21, authorities responded to a medical emergency at Prince’s Minnesota home and studio. The Chanhassen Sheriff’s department told the outlet that there has been a fatality, and they immediately informed Prince’s closest relatives about the death. It was later confirmed by Prince’s rep, Yvette Noel-Schure that Prince had passed.
Six days before the fatality occurred, Prince’s plane had to make an emergency landing while en route to a concert in Atlanta, Georgia. The singer was rush to the hospital, and Noel-Schure informed the media that a case of the flu was the cause of Prince’s hospitalization. Prince appeared at a concert the next day to assure his fans he was okay. At the show, Prince prophetically told the crowd, “Wait a few days before you waste any prayers.”
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