UPDATE 1:13 PM EST: While some reports allege news of Prince’s death is a hoax, the singer’s publicist JUST confirmed his passing to the Associated Press.
What a sad day.
The news comes on the heels of the legend’s medical emergency landing back on April 15.
Despite the scary incident, the creative assured fans he was okay at a concert the following day. His reps also claimed that he had been battling the flu.
We send our condolences to Prince’s loved ones during this trying time.
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