"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," his publicist told E! News in a statement. "There are no further details as to the cause of death at this time."
A source tells E! News that he was persistently positive over the past few months. "Prince was extremely happy and up beat about life and his music a few weeks ago. His energy was high and he was feeling healthy," the insider tells us. "He was an extremely private guy and had a few very close friend...
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