Prince dies at 57

Prince has
died aged 57 at his estate in Minnesota, just days after he was rushed
to hospital from his private plane with severe flu. Paramedics
were called out to the music icon's Paisley Park estate at 9.43am and
Carver County Sheriff's Department confirmed that there had been a
fatality. Prince's
publicist later confirmed he had died. His cause of death is not known,
but in a call to paramedic on the way to Prince's home, a 911
dispatcher says: 'Male down, not breathing.'Prince
- full name Prince Rogers Nelson - was rushed to hospital six days ago
with flu symptoms after his private plane made an emergency landing.The
singer, who was known for his sexually charged lyrics and electric
performances, made a final public appearance at a show on Sunday, where
he did not sing, but said: 'Wait a few days before you waste any
prayers' ;


By: Benoit Mussolin (7734.20)

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Location: Saint Paul, United States