Pop singer Prince dead at 57
Singer Prince has died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57, his publicist tells the Associated Press (AP).
The Purple Rain artiste was hospitalised last week after his plane for was forced to make an emergency landing in Moline, Ill.
He was released a few hours later. Reports are that the iconic singer, actor, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist was battling a bad case of the flu.