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Thursday, April 21, 2016

Creative Icon Prince Passes at 57

The legendary singer-songwriter Prince died today, April 21st, at the age of 57. His body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota 

A week ago, the singer was hospitalized after his private plane made an emergency landing after a show in Moline, Illinois. Varying reports said he was suffering dehydration and was getting over the flu. He was released after three hours and flew to Minneapolis, where he was recovering at home. He'd canceled some dates of his "Piano and a Microphone" tour in early April because of the flu, TMZ previously reported.

Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/prince-dead-at-57-20160421#ixzz46UcVb0sU 

We remember him fondly as we look back at a few of his greatest moments.