Prince Rogers Nelson in 2014
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Prince Rogers Nelson passed away Thursday at the age of 57, according to the Associated Press. Prince's publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, told AP that he was found dead at at his Paisley Park home and studio in Chanhassen, Minn.

https://twitter.com/AP/status/723196712639193088

Early in the afternoon on Thursday, it was reported that a death had occurred at the famed studio, but details were vague. A representative from the Carver County Sheriff's Department in Minneapolis said that a press release would be released soon.

Last week, while returning from a show in Atlanta, the singer was hospitalized after his plane was forced to land, reportedly because of flu symptoms, but he was released a few hours later. Days later, after his hospital release, it was reported that he was seen around town riding his bicycle

https://twitter.com/prince/status/720998512855490560

This story is developing and will be updated as more details are made available.