In early April, the Prince canceled at least one concert in the city because he said he wasn’t feeling well due to the flu he was suffering for weeks. Some days ago the singer’s plane made an emergency landing and after media has been told that he is fine and at home. After his death was announced, the Carver County Sheriff’s Department has launched an investigation at the singer’s Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota.
Prince has won seven Grammy Awards, and has earned 30 nominations. He won an Oscar for the original song score to the classic semi-autobiographical rock musical drama film “Purple Rain.” 14 of his songs hit the Top 10. Combining rock, R&B, soul, funk, hip hop, disco, psychedelia, jazz, and pop, Prince was regarded as the pioneer of Minneapolis sound. Prince influenced an entire generation of artists. Celebrities reacted to Prince’s death on social media.