Prince Rogers Nelson, widely known to fans as Prince, has died, according to a family member. The pioneer, innovator, and iconic rock superstar was 57.
According to CNN, police are investigating a death at the estate of superstar Prince in Carver County, Minnesota, but authorities are not releasing any information at this time.
According to sources, the singer had been hospitalized in Illinois recently for the flu, leading to the cancellation of two shows.
Prince won seven GRAMMY Awards and an Oscar for the original song score to the classic film “Purple Rain.” He scored five No. 1 singles during his career and was inducted to the Rock ‘N’ Roll Hall of Fame.