Prince has died at home at his estate, his publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, has confirmed.
The star was admitted to hospital at the tail end of last week, following a battle with flu. He was aged 57.
Prince’s 39th studio album, ‘HITnRUN Phase Two’ was released last year.
His publicist has issued the following statement: “It is with profound sadness that I am confirming that the legendary, iconic performer, Prince Rogers Nelson, has died at his Paisley Park residence this morning at the age of 57.