One of America’s most influential and enigmatic musician Prince Rogers Nelson was found dead in an elevator at Paisley Park studio in Minnesota early Thursday morning following a medical emergency last week, his Publicist reported.
Earlier this week, Prince was hospitalized with a severe flu on April 15 after his private jet made an emergency landing in Illinois, but later that day he assured his fans that he was okay and performed the very next day. No cause of death has been given up til now.
Prince was not only a singer but also a prolific writer and a performer from a very young age, he wrote his first song when he was just seven. His best known hits include “Let’s Go Crazy” and “When Doves Cry”. He recorded more than 30 albums in his entire career. Nelson has influenced so many different types of music artists, and I personally have always been a fan of Prince. He was also one of the most intelligent individual that i have heard speaking on variety of topics from music to religion.
People all around the world mourning over the sudden death of Prince. A death that shocked everybody of all races and genders.
“Today, the world lost a creative icon. Michelle and I join millions of fans from around the world in mourning the sudden death of Prince. Few artists have influenced the sound and trajectory of popular music more distinctly, or touched quite so many with their talent. As one of the most gifted and prolific musicians of our time, Prince did it all. Funk. R&B, Rock & Roll. He was a virtuoso instrumentalist, a brilliant bandleader, and an electrifying performer.” – President Obama stated on the death of Prince.
Heaven must be having one heck of a concert!
Rest In Peace, Prince.