Prince was found dead at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early this morning. Since TMZ first reported the news, multiple sources including his publicist has confirmed the news.
The singer, full name Prince Rogers Nelson, had a medical emergency on April 15th after leaving his Atlanta concert. His private jet made an emergency handling in Illinois, but was released shortly after. Our understanding was that he was battling the flu.
Prior to this, Prince had cancelled two recent concerts because of health issues. At this time, his cause of death is not known, but we will keep you posted as more details surface.