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Pop Singer Prince Dead at 57

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Posted at 12:55 PM, Apr 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-22 00:09:55-04

MINNESOTA -- Prince's publicist has confirmed to the Associated Press that the pop singer has died. He was 57-years-old.

According to CNN, deputies are investigating a death at the estate of superstar Prince.

According to ABC affiliate KARE, emergency personnel were called to the scene around 9:43 a.m. to a call where someone was reportedly not breathing. At 10:08, the medical examiner was reportedly called to the scene.

Prince was reported to have been hospitalized in Illinois on Friday on his way back from a concert in Atlanta, the AP reported. He subsequently appeared at a dance party at Paisley Park.

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