WASHINGTON — President Obama called Prince "one of the most gifted and prolific musicians of our time" in a statement from the White House mourning the musician, who died Wednesday.
"Today, the world lost a creative icon," Obama said. "Michelle and I join millions of fans from around the world in mourning the sudden death of Prince.
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