Prince dies aged 57

Prince dies aged 57

PrincePrince has passed away, it has been announced.

According to his publicist Yvette Noel-Schure, he was found dead earlier today (21 April) at his home in Chanhassen – Sky New reports.

The singer-songwriter suffered an unspecified medical emergency several days ago which forced his private jet to make an emergency landing in Illinois, however a cause of death has yet to be confirmed.

Artists have quickly paid tribute to Prince's music and influence, here is a small selection.